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Liberty tops Campbell, 11-10, takes weekend series

The Liberty Flames jumped out to an 11-3 lead and then held off a Gardner-Webb Runnin’ Bulldogs rally, for an 11-10 victory, Sunday at John Henry Moss Stadium.


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Liberty falls at Gardner-Webb, 6-3

Despite allowing 11 hits, Gardner-Webb pitching held Liberty off the scoreboard throughout the afternoon, as the Runnin’ Bulldogs defeated the Flames, 6-3, at John Henry Moss Stadium, Saturday. The Flames left 12 men on base in the Big South Conference contest.


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Tennessee eliminates Liberty from NCAA Women’s Tournament

No. 3 seed Tennessee broke open a close NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Championship first-round game against No. 14 seed Liberty with a second-half scoring outburst.


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Liberty opens up CIT with win over North Carolina A&T

In the first round of the CollegeInsider.Com Postseason Tournament, Liberty defeated North Carolina A&T 65-52 in the Jim Phelan Classic. With the win, the Flames match last year’s win total as they improve to 21-14 on the season.


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Galazin’s 11th-inning single pushes Liberty past Canisius, 5-4

Third baseman Tyler Galazin’s RBI single in the 11th inning gave the Liberty Flames a walk-off, 5-4, win over the Canisius Golden Griffins, Sunday afternoon at Liberty Baseball Stadium.


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Liberty hosts North Carolina A&T in first round of CIT

After accepting an invitation to the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament (CIT) earlier this week, Liberty men’s basketball will now host North Carolina A&T in the first round of the CIT on Monday, March 12, at the Vines Center.


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Canisius tops Liberty in series opener

Despite three hits by Liberty catcher Tre Todd, the Canisius Golden Griffins toppled the Flames, 9-2, Friday afternoon at Liberty Baseball Stadium.


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Liberty cruises past Youngstown State, 16-0

The Liberty Flames pounded out eight extra base hits and recorded their first shutout of the 2018, blanking the Youngstown State Penguins, 16-0, Tuesday afternoon at Liberty Baseball Stadium.


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Liberty adds games to football series with UMass

The Flames will become quite familiar with the Minutemen during the early part of their FBS days, with Liberty and UMass announcing four additional football games in its series between the two schools.


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No. 13 North Carolina drops Liberty

The No. 13 North Carolina Tar Heels defeated the Liberty Flames, 13-8, Sunday afternoon at Boshamer Stadium.


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Liberty loses to Radford in Big South title game

It was a Big South Championship for the ages with Liberty and Radford going back-and-forth all day. It seemed as if the last possession of the game would determine the outcome and that proved to be the case as Radford’s Carlik Jones hit a three-pointer at the buzzer to defeat the Flames, 55-52.


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No. 13 North Carolina edges Liberty, 6-5

No. 13 North Carolina scored a run in the seventh inning for a come-from-behind, 6-5, victory over the Liberty Flames, Saturday afternoon at Boshamer Stadium.


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Second-half comeback sends Liberty to Big South Championship

Liberty made history Friday night becoming the first team in school history to record back-to-back 20-win seasons and the Flames’ 20th win came in the Big South Semifinals over the No. 1 seed UNC Asheville.


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No. 13 North Carolina downs Liberty in series opener

The No. 13 North Carolina Tar Heels used a big fifth inning to down the Liberty Flames, 17-2, Friday evening at Boshamer Stadium.


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Liberty advances to Big South semifinals, defeating Campbell, 73-59

In a day full of tight contests at Kimmel Arena in the Big South Quarterfinals, Liberty closed out today’s play posting the only double-digit win of the day defeating Campbell 73-59. With the win, the Flames advance to the semifinals to face UNC Asheville.


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Elon edges Liberty with three-run seventh

The Elon Phoenix scored three runs in the seventh inning, overcoming a two-run Liberty advantage for a 4-3 victory, Wednesday afternoon at Latham Park.


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Allen’s four hits help Liberty ease past Binghamton, 10-6

First baseman Dylan Allen had four hits, including a home run, helping to power the Liberty Flames past the Binghamton Bearcats, 10-6, Saturday afternoon at the Liberty Baseball Stadium.


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Liberty basketball ends regular season with a win on Senior Day

In the final day of the regular season, Liberty displayed one of its best defensive outings of the season as the Flames defeated High Point, 65-45.


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Liberty sweeps Sunday doubleheader from VCU

The Liberty Flames overcame an early five-run deficit and later, erased another, for a come-from-behind 14-10 win over the VCU Rams in game one of a doubleheader,Sunday at Liberty Baseball Stadium.


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Liberty basketball drops road contest at Campbell

Liberty would make 11 of its last 14 field goal attempts to close out the game but was unable to get the necessary stops on defense as the Flames suffered a 79-69 loss to Campbell.


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Home runs, Clinton power Liberty past VCU, 5-4, in season opener

Jonathan Embry and Tre Todd each hit home runs and Zach Clinton threw four scoreless innings of relief, powering the Liberty Flames past the VCU Rams, 5-4, Fridayin the 2018 season opener at Liberty Baseball Stadium.


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Liberty snaps UNC Asheville’s 21-game home winning streak

In order to snap a 13-game losing streak over UNC Asheville, Liberty pulled off the impossible, tying the game in regulation with 1.4 seconds left. After tying the game, the Flames snapped the Bulldogs’ 21-game winning streak at home with the 82-69 overtime victory at Kimmel Arena on Thursday night.


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Balanced offensive attack propels Liberty past Gardner-Webb

Liberty got back in the win column Saturday night at the Vines Center, pulling off a 77-65 victory over Gardner-Webb. The Flames improve to 16-11 overall and 7-7 in conference, while Gardner-Webb falls to 12-15 and 7-7 in the Big South.


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Liberty drops road contest at Charleston Southern

Liberty looked for its fourth straight win Wednesday night Charleston Southern but could not overcome the Buccaneers three-point shooting as the Flames fell to CSU 87-75.


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Liberty football adds eight on Signing Day

Liberty football coach Turner Gill brought the Flames’ first-ever FBS signing class to 27 members today with the announcement of eight new signees.


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Campbell’s historic shooting night leads Camels past Liberty

Campbell had a historic night from three-point range making 23 three-pointers that Liberty could not overcome in a 94-85 loss at the Vines Center.


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Liberty’s D.J. Artis named to D1Baseball.com preseason All-America team

Liberty outfielder D.J. Artis has been named to the 2018 D1Basball.com Preseason All-America team. The junior was placed on one of college baseball’s most prominent sites’ second team, which was announced earlier today.


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Liberty drops home contest to UNC Asheville

UNC Asheville opened the first half on a terror shooting 73 percent from three-point range building a 20-point lead that Liberty could not recover from as the Flames lost 84-68. The Flames drop to 12-9 and 3-5 in the Big South while the Bulldogs improve to 12-9 and 5-3 in conference.


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Liberty lets first half lead slip at High Point

Liberty let a 13-point lead in the first half slip away in the second half as the Flames fell on the road to High Point 71-60. The Flames drop to 12-8 overall and 3-4 in the Big South while High Point improves to 9-9 and 4-3 in conference.


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Liberty FBS move helps Flames Club break records in 2017

News of Liberty’s move to the FBS level sparked a renewed fire in Flames Nation, including record growth in the Flames Club in 2017.


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Radford tops Liberty in OT

Two of the Big South’s best faced off Monday night as Liberty (12-7, 3-3) squared off against Radford (12-7, 5-1) as the two with the best overall records in conference.


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Late run pushes Longwood past Liberty, 58-51

Liberty dropped its first home game of the season in the Big South, Friday night, with a 58-51 loss to Longwood. The Flames fall to 12-6 overall and 3-2 in the Big South, while Longwood improves to 5-13 and 2-3 in conference play.


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Liberty football: Gill promotes Wilkins to defensive assistant coach

Liberty football coach Turner Gill has promoted Aaron Wilkins to the position of defensive assistant coach. Wilkins will start working with Liberty’s defensive line during the upcoming spring workouts.


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Liberty snaps 14-game losing skid at Winthrop

Liberty looked like it was going to lose its 13th straight game at the Winthrop Coliseum with three minutes left in the game trailing by seven, but the Flames turned the corner ending the game on a 10-0 run to pull out the 73-70 victory.


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Liberty holds Presbyterian to 48 points in second straight win

Liberty’s defense proved to be the difference maker Saturday at the Vines Center as the Flames pulled out their second straight win in the Big South. The Flames held Presbyterian 26 points below its season-average, as Liberty defeated the Blue Hose, 60-48.