NORFOLK, Va. – Old Dominion men's basketball head coach Jeff Jones announced the addition of 6-10 Dimitrios Karaiskos from Greece to the Monarch roster for the 2019-20 season.
"Chris is a great example of starting at the bottom and working his way up," said Jones. "His work ethic is incredible. He is extremely well-liked and respected by staff members and student-athletes alike. His ability to teach on the court will be a great addition to our program. His humble down-to-earth personality will enable him to establish strong relationships with recruits and their parents."
The Old Dominion men's basketball team will participate in the third annual Cayman Islands Classic sponsored by Caymax Sports Ltd. on Nov. 25-27 of 2019 at the John Gray Gymnasium in Georgetown, Grand Cayman.
Old Dominion men's basketball head coach Jeff Jones announced the addition of Malik Curry and Jaylin Hunter to the 2019-20 roster. Curry, a 6-0 guard from Wilmington, Del. is a JUCO transfer with two years of eligibility remaining; while Hunter, a 6-2 guard from Manchester, Conn., will be an incoming freshman.
Former Old Dominion men's basketball assistant coach, Kelvin Jefferson, has been named the head coach at Gannon University in Erie, Pa. as announced by Gannon officials on Tuesday.
NORFOLK, Va. – B.J. Stith (Lawrenceville, Va.) of the Old Dominion men's basketball team was named to the 2018-19 VaSID All-State First Team, while teammate Ahmad Caver (Atlanta, Ga.) landed on the Second Team. Stith and Caver served as senior co-captains for the Monarchs this past season. ODU was tied with Virginia Tech for the second most players on the All-State First and Second Teams.
Jones is signed through the 2023-2024 season, and said his play is to fulfill that contract.
Jones' 122-49 record over the last 5 years is 19th among the nation's 353 Division I schools
B.J. Stith of the Old Dominion men's basketball team was named an AP All-American Honorable Mention honoree. Stith becomes the program's first Honorable Mention All-American since Frank Hassell in 2011.
Stith and his son B.J., head coach Jeff Jones, athletic director Wood Selig and director of basketball operations Dennis Woolff attended or worked at U.Va.
Caver and Stith Selected to Play in 3X3U National Championship
Ahmad Caver and B.J. Stith of the Old Dominion men's basketball team have been selected to compete in the 2019 NABC Reese's College All-Star Game on Friday, April 5 at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn.