Win Probability 100%

ALBY
ODU
ODU 100%

ALBY

17

ODU

31

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • ALBY275
    • 285ODU
  • Turnovers

    • ALBY1
    • 3ODU
  • Possession

    ALBYODU
    26:0833:52
  • 1st Downs

    • ALBY18
    • 15ODU

Game Information

S.B. Ballard Stadium
Coverage: ESPN3
  • Norfolk, VA 23551
  • Line: ODU -24.5
Attendance: 20,118

Old Dominion holds off Albany for 31-17 win

Blake LaRussa threw for 161 yards and connected with Jonathan Duhart on a 55-yard touchdown throw to cement a 31-17 win for Old Dominion over Albany in the season opener for both teams Saturday.

9/3/2017 Associated Press

Scoring Summary

1234T
Albany3001417
Old Dominion7143731
first QuarterALBYODU
TD
9:15
Ray Lawry 41 Yd Run (Nick Rice Kick)
3 plays, 48 yards, 0:57
07
play
Monarchs strike first with 41-yard rushing TD (0:17)

ODU's Ray Lawry finds a hole and takes it to the house to put the Monarchs up 7-0. (0:17)

FG
1:53
Ethan Stark 37 Yd Field Goal
9 plays, 30 yards, 3:55
37
second QuarterALBYODU
TD
12:22
Brandon Simmons 2 Yd Run (Nick Rice Kick)
3 plays, 41 yards, 0:58
314
play
Old Dominion goes right up the middle for another rushing TD (0:21)

Monarchs' Brandon Simmons punches it in from 2 yards away to add to ODU's lead. (0:21)

TD
0:42
Gemonta Jackson 1 Yd Run (Nick Rice Kick)
13 plays, 45 yards, 5:51
321
play
ODU spreading the wealth on their third rushing TD (0:17)

Monarchs' Gemonta Jackson is the third RB to score on a rushing TD tonight making it 21-3. (0:17)

third QuarterALBYODU
FG
6:33
Nick Rice 26 Yd Field Goal
11 plays, 77 yards, 4:55
324
fourth QuarterALBYODU
TD
13:43
Neven Sussman 3 Yd Run (Ethan Stark Kick)
13 plays, 75 yards, 7:50
1024
play
Albany scores their first TD of the 2017 campaign (0:14)

QB Neven Sussman keeps it up the middle for a 3 yard rushing TD to cut the Monarch's lead. (0:14)

TD
8:42
Karl Mofor 31 Yd Run (Ethan Stark Kick)
4 plays, 46 yards, 1:11
1724
play
Don't sleep on Albany! A long rushing TD puts them within 7 (0:25)

RB Karl Mofor splits the defense and scores from 69 yards bringing the Great Danes to within a TD (0:25)

TD
7:51
Jonathan Duhart 55 Yd pass from Blake LaRussa (Nick Rice Kick)
2 plays, 75 yards, 0:51
1731
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