Tag: Charleston Southern


Liberty defeats Charleston Southern, 9-6

Liberty defeated the Charleston Southern Buccaneers, 9-6, in the finale of a three-game Big South series at Liberty Baseball Stadium, Sunday.


Charleston Southern tops Liberty

Charleston Southern left-hander Daniel Johnson held Liberty in check through seven, leading the Buccaneers past the Flames, 6-1.

Women’s basketball: Virginia downs Charleston Southern, 85-65

The Virginia women’s basketball team (8-3) earned an 85-65 victory over Charleston Southern (5-5) on Friday (Dec. 18) at John Paul Jones Arena.


Late TD lifts #8 Charleston Southern past Liberty, 31-24

No. 8 Charleston Southern was the final team to score in a back-and-forth battle on Saturday, edging Liberty, 31-24, at Buccaneer Field.

Longwood upsets No. 1 seed Charleston Southern, advances to Big South Semifinals

Shaquille Johnson recorded his second straight double-double with 22 points and 15 rebounds to lead ninth-seeded Longwood to a 68-60 upset win over top-seeded Charleston Southern in the quarterfinals of the VisitMyrtleBeach.com Big South Championship Friday at The HTC Center.

Presbyterian outlasts shorthanded Longwood, 71-67

Presbyterian forwards DeSean Murray and William Truss took advantage of Longwood center Lotanna Nwogbo’s absence and both recorded double-doubles to lead the Blue Hose to a 71-67 win over Longwood Wednesday evening in Willett Hall.

Charleston Southern tops Nwogbo-less Longwood 68-54

It wasn’t a double team, a triple team or even foul trouble that finally stopped Longwood center Lotanna Nwogbo. It was his own hand.

Big South favorite Coastal Carolina outlasts Longwood, 76-70

Shivaughn Wiggins hit six straight free throws in the final 1:06 to fight off another late Longwood comeback and lift Big South preseason favorite Coastal Carolina to a 76-70 win over the Lancers Thursday evening at the HTC Center.

Not exactly breaking news: But no, Kentucky will not go undefeated

Kentucky, of course, still has a “legitimate shot to finish the regular season undefeated.” This from ESPN basketball guru Seth Greenberg late Tuesday, otherwise explaining away how the supposedly indomitable Wildcats escaped its SEC opener with unranked Ole Miss, winning 89-86 in overtime.

Badowski, Fisher go for 20+ in 90-79 Longwood double-OT win over Radford

Longwood (5-10, 1-1 Big South) knocked off Radford, 90-79, in double overtime Saturday in Willett Hall.


Liberty men’s basketball switching to WLNI, WFIR

Beginning with Liberty’s men’s basketball game on Jan. 3, 2015 (vs. Presbyterian), Liberty Flames Sports Network radio broadcasts will move from the Victory FM Radio Network to WLNI and WFIR radio stations.


Liberty football falls to Charleston Southern, 38-36, on Senior Day

The Liberty Flames scored twice in the fourth quarter to pull within two points, but were unable to come up with a defensive stop late in the game, dropping their Senior Day contest, 38-36, to Charleston Southern.


Big fourth quarter lifts Liberty football past Monmouth, 34-24

The Flames scored twice in the fourth quarter and used two sacks to end a pair of late drives for Monmouth, allowing Liberty to secure a 34-24 victory over the visiting Hawks, Saturday afternoon, at Williams Stadium on Military Appreciation Day.


Liberty football ranked in both national FCS polls

Following their third win in a row, Liberty’s football program is back in both FCS national polls, which were released earlier today.

Longwood basketball tickets on sale

Season tickets for the Longwood men’s and women’s basketball programs’ 2014-15 seasons are now on sale to the general public at LongwoodLancers.com.


Liberty releases 2014 football television schedule

Liberty will once again have each of its football games televised during the upcoming 2014 season, including broadcasts on LFSN, ESPN3 and ASN.

Big South announces 2014 football TV package

The Big South Conference today announced its 2014 football television schedule on the new American Sports Network (ASN).

Big South Conference announces 2014 football package on ESPN3

The Big South Conference announced its 2014 football schedule on ESPN3 today, and this year’s “Game of the Week” package features eight consecutive contests — seven of them between Conference members.


ODU adds former UConn assistant to football staff

ODU football coach Bobby Wilder announced the hiring of Darrell Perkins on Friday. Perkins replaces Ulrick Edmonds who resigned to take a position at NC State.


Wild finish: VMI baseball concludes season with 4-3 win

The VMI Keydets won their 2014 season finale in one of the most unique ways possible, defeating the Charleston Southern Buccaneers 4-3 Saturday afternoon, after the winning run scored on a throwing error following a dropped third strike with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning.


VMI baseball eliminated from Big South Tourney contention

The Charleston Southern Buccaneers scored the game’s first seven runs and went on to an 11-2 victory over the VMI Keydets in the opener of a Big South baseball doubleheader Saturday in Lexington, Va.

VMI baseball keeps Big South Tournament hopes alive

The VMI Keydets jumped out to a 7-0 lead early and held on as Berkley Hawkins pitched out of a ninth-inning jam for the save to send VMI past the Charleston Southern Buccaneers, 7-6, in Big South baseball action Friday in Lexington, Va.


VMI basketball tops Charleston Southern, 92-84

D.J. Covington had 26 points and 12 rebounds for his 11th double-double this season, leading the VMI Keydets over the Charleston Southern Buccaneers, 92-84, in Big South basketball action Saturday afternoon at Cameron Hall in Lexington, Va.


VMI storms back, defeats Citadel, 82-71

The Citadel Bulldogs took a 13-point first half lead, but the VMI Keydets stormed back behind QJ Peterson’s 25 points and went on to an 82-71 victory in the second game of the All-Military Classic Friday afternoon at Cameron Hall.

VMI releases 2014 baseball schedule

VMI baseball has released its 2014 schedule, which contains six 2013 regional qualifiers and 33 games at the friendly confines of Gray-Minor Stadium, the most home games for the program since 2010 (34).

VMI’s D.J. Covington named preseason All-Big South

VMI’s D.J. Covington was named First Team Preseason All-Conference at the Big South Basketball Media Day, held Thursday in Myrtle Beach, S.C.


VMI plays tough, still falls short to Charleston Southern, 25-17

After a back and forth contest throughout, a pair of fourth down plays late in the game made the difference as the #25 Charleston Southern Buccaneers eked out a 25-17 win over the VMI Keydets in Big South football action Saturday at VMI’s Foster Stadium. The contest was the Big South opener for both schools.


VMI falls to Charleston Southern, 92-69

The VMI Keydets chopped a 19-point lead to six early in the second half, but the Charleston Southern Buccaneers outscored VMI 31-14, including runs of 10-0 and 14-0, the rest of the way and went on to defeat the Keydets, 92-69, in Big South basketball action Thursday night in North Charleston, S.C.