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Liberty University agreed to pay Old Dominion $1.32 million to open the 2018 season in Lynchburg, Virginia.
Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer
SOURCE: Old Dominion coach Bobby Wilder has finalized a new contract with the school through the 2021 season. Wilder receives a raise to $650,000. If he wins at least seven games against FBS opponents, his salary then increases by $25,000 per victory for the remainder of the contract. Wilder also will be able to offer some multiyear deals to his assistants. He is 67-30 in eight seasons at ODU and went 10-3 last fall.
C-USA ties for most G5 bowl wins
Southern Miss, Western Kentucky, Louisiana Tech and Old Dominion won bowl games to give Conference USA a 4-3 bowl record. No other Group of 5 conference earned more wins.
David Washington threw three touchdown passes and offensive MVP Ray Lawry rushed for 133 yards as Old Dominion held off Eastern Michigan.
Why play in a bowl game that's not part of the College Football Playoff? For plenty of players and coaches, one more chance to play, one more chance to win, is more than enough reason.
David Washington threw three touchdowns passes, Ray Lawry ran for 133 yards and Old Dominion beat Eastern Michigan 24-20 on Friday in the Bahamas Bowl.