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ODU Unveils Statue Honoring Nancy Lieberman

PUBLISHED November 14, 2022 | News

Most of the Old Dominion University community knows Nancy Lieberman as a self-assured, outgoing woman who speaks her mind. The former basketball star-turned-entrepreneur has been a coach, broadcaster, businesswoman and a passionate and articulate voice for women’s sports. But she was not that way when she came to ODU in 1976 as an 18-year-old freshman. […]

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Nancy Lieberman unveils her statue and dedicates “Dream Court” in historic weekend

PUBLISHED November 9, 2022 | News

Lieberman’s impact and legacy lives on in Norfolk NORFOLK, Va. — On an unseasonably warm November morning, people clad in shades of blue gathered underneath a pale blue sky. The crowd huddled between the Mitchum Basketball Performance Center and Chartway Arena, waiting for two navy drapes to be cast aside, unveiling a statue of Nancy […]

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Former ODU Women’s Basketball Great Nancy Lieberman Immortalized With Statue on Campus

PUBLISHED November 6, 2022 | News

The statue will sit between the Mitchum Basketball Performance Center and Chartway Arena. NORFOLK, Va. — Former Old Dominion women’s basketball All-American Nancy Lieberman, who led the Monarchs to two national titles and is one of the nation’s most well-known women’s sports figures, recently became the first person immortalized with a statue on ODU’s campus. […]

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Old Dominion unveils statue of women’s basketball luminary Nancy Lieberman

PUBLISHED November 5, 2022 | News

Old Dominion unveiled a statue of Naismith Hall of Famer Nancy Lieberman on Saturday, the first time the school has so honored a former athlete. Lieberman played for ODU from 1976 to 1980, helping lead the Monarchs to AIAW national championships in 1979 and 1980. The statue is located between the school’s Mitchum Basketball Performance […]

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Another ‘Dream’ court for Norfolk, Lieberman to get statue at ODU

PUBLISHED November 4, 2022 | News

RFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Norfolk has a fresh new outdoor basketball court for the Ocean View area, courtesy of Old Dominion legend Nancy Lieberman’s charity. The “Dream Court” through Nancy Lieberman Charities will have an opening ceremony Friday at 4 p.m. at the East Ocean View Recreation Center at 9520 20th Bay Street. Lieberman says partner PepsiCo […]

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