Focusing on the process and preparation, the ODU leadership council of 11 players makes it all work. At his weekly press conference, Coach Wilder gave the council credit for keep the Monarchs focused.

The Monarchs are getting ready for Marshall. The Thundering Herd comes to SB Ballard Stadium this Saturday.

With one more win the Monarchs will be bowl eligible. Coach Wilder says the team is still focused on winning Conference USA East division.