NCAA Game Summary - Old Dominion at Cleveland State
(Saturday, November 17)
Final Score: Cleveland State 67, Old Dominion 55
Cleveland, OH (Sports Network) - Behind a career-high 17 points from Marlin Mason, the Cleveland State Vikings claimed a 67-55 win over the Old Dominion Monarchs in non-league play from the Wolstein Center.
All five starters scored in double figures for the Vikings (3-1), who rebounded from Tuesday's loss to fifth-ranked Michigan. Charlie Lee and Anton Grady scored 13 apiece, while Sebastian Douglas added 11 points, and Tim Kamczyc finished with 10 points and seven assists.
Conversely, the Monarchs (1-3) did not place any players in double figures and shot 0-of-10 from beyond the arc.
The Monarchs had the hot hand early, as they led by as many as 10 with 8:16 to play in the opening frame. CSU narrowed the deficit to 30-25 at the half despite shooting just 35.7 percent from the floor in the opening frame.
The Vikings began to take control behind a 15-1 run early in the second half, grabbing a 42-35 lead with 14:14 remaining. They took a 51-41 lead on two Grady free throws with 9:08 to play and never looked back, as the margin stretched to as many as 14 late in the contest.
The Vikings committed only nine turnovers for the game, compared to 17 turnovers by the Monarchs. It was the third time in four games this season that CSU placed all five starters in double figures.
11/17 18:07:56 ET