Tag: Coastal Carolina


Liberty’s title run comes to end in Big South championship game

No. 7 seeded Liberty Flames’ run in the 2016 Big South Baseball Championship came to an end, falling to the No. 1 seed Coastal Carolina, 1-0.


No. 23 Coastal Carolina defeats Liberty

Liberty and No. 23 Coastal Carolina met in a regular-season game for the last time as Big South Conference opponents.


No. 23 Coastal Carolina downs Liberty, 12-3

The No. 23 Coastal Carolina Chanticleers defeated the Liberty Flames, 12-3, Saturday afternoon at Liberty Baseball Stadium.


Coastal Carolina defeats Liberty in series opener

The No. 23 ranked Coastal Carolina Chanticleers lead from start to finish, downing the Liberty Flames, 14-6, Friday evening at Liberty Baseball Stadium.

#4 Virginia blows late lead in loss to #23 Coastal Carolina

#23 Coastal Carolina rallied against the Virginia bullpen to knock off the fourth-ranked Cavs, 5-4, in the finale of the Caravelle Resort Tournament on Sunday.

#4 Virginia baseball opens 2016 season in Myrtle Beach

The Virginia baseball team starts its 2016 season this weekend as it competes in the Caravelle Resort Tournament in Myrtle Beach.


Liberty football pulls big upset, knocking off #4 Coastal Carolina in season finale

The Liberty senior class thrilled another packed Williams Stadium one last time, leading the Flames to a come-from-behind 24-21 victory over Big South rival and No. 4 Coastal Carolina.

One game at a time: UVA not looking past Belmont in NCAA Tournament

Less than three minutes left in the first half, top seed UVA trailed #16 seed Coastal Carolina by 10. Fans watching on TV across the country thought they were witnessing the first 1-16 upset in NCAA Tournament history.

Reigning Big South champ Coastal Carolina takes down Longwood, 72-59

Badou Diagne scored 11 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead reigning Big South champion Coastal Carolina to a 72-59 win over Longwood Monday evening in Willett Hall. The victory clinches a first-round bye for the Chanticleers, who are in line for a No. 3 seed in the upcoming Big South Tournament on March 4.


Liberty, JMU ranked in final FCS poll

Following the program’s first-ever NCAA FCS Playoff appearance and victory, Liberty has finished the season ranked No. 17 in the final Sports Network and FCS Coaches polls.

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.

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.

Longwood rally comes up short In 82-72 overtime loss At Winthrop

In the end, Keon Moore was too much. On an afternoon when Longwood rallied from a 13-point second-half deficit and forced overtime in one of the Big South’s most difficult arenas, Winthrop’s redshirt junior forward scored 27 points to lift the Eagles to an 82-72 New Year’s Eve win in Winthrop Coliseum.


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.

Fishburne escapes Bridgewater JVs, 104-100

The Fishburne postgrad basketball team was focused on its game Tuesday night at nationally-ranked Hargrave. The Bridgewater College JV team was living in the here and now.


Liberty announces challenging 2015 football schedule

Following the program’s first-ever run in the NCAA FCS Playoffs, Liberty has announced it will face one of the most challenging schedules in program history when the Flames return to action during the 2015 season.


Liberty football moves back into Top 25

Following a victory over No. 2/1 Coastal Carolina in Conway, S.C., Liberty has moved back inside both FCS top 25 polls heading into the first round of the NCAA FCS Playoffs.


Liberty upsets #1 Coastal Carolina, 15-14, is playoff-bound

Liberty punched its ticket to the NCAA FCS Playoffs for the first time with a 15-14 victory over No. 2/1 Coastal Carolina, Saturday afternoon, at Brooks Stadium.

A tale of two halves: UVA comes back from sloppy first half to top George Washington

Everything was going right for George Washington, and wrong for ninth-ranked UVA.


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.

Fishburne PGs pull away, top Western Virginia, 114-88

The sting of defeat was motivation for the Fishburne Military School postgrad basketball team Wednesday night.

Jeremy Harris signs with Coastal Carolina

Fishburne Military School postgrad basketball player Jeremy Harris talks about his decision to sign with Coastal Carolina.

Coastal Carolina recruit Jeremy Harris shining at Fishburne

Jeremy Harris can score the ball. What Fishburne Military School postgrad basketball coach Ed Huckaby thinks the 6’7” commit to Coastal Carolina needs to work on is his defense.

Fishburne suffers first loss: Naval Academy JVs win, 63-61

Fishburne rallied from an 11-point second-half deficit to take the lead, but the Naval Academy JV team clamped down on defense en route to posting a 63-61 win.

Fishburne PG basketball toughs out 100-82 win over Miller School

After rolling to three easy wins to start the 2014-2015 season, the Fishburne Military School postgrad team took a big step up in competition on Thursday, facing a Miller School team featuring a pair of players getting serious D1 looks.

Inside Fishburne PG Basketball: Caissons roll, look forward to big weekend

This week’s Inside Fishburne PG Basketball looks back at the Caissons’ 93-71 win over New River last weekend and then jumps ahead to a big weekend at FMS with the Postgrad Tipoff Challenge.

Fishburne PG basketball improves to 3-0 with 93-71 win over New River

The fourth-ranked Fishburne postgrad basketball team wore down a scrappy New River CC team for a 93-71 pounding Saturday afternoon in Waynesboro.

Fishburne postgrad basketball improves to 2-0 with 114-88 win over Virginia Tech JV team

The Virginia Tech JV team hung around for a while with success at the free-throw line, but the Fishburne Military School postgrad basketball team pulled away in the second half to post a 114-88 win on Sunday in Waynesboro, Va.

Fishburne postgrad basketball opens 2014-2015 season Friday night

The Fishburne Military School postgrad basketball team has made back-to-back appearances at the National Prep Championships. The 2014-2015 Caissons are aiming to bring home the program’s first national title.

Longwood women’s basketball faces early non-conference gauntlet in 2014-15

A gauntlet of non-conference games, including five contests against ACC and SEC teams, highlights the 2014-15 Longwood women’s basketball schedule, announced Friday by 13th-year head coach Bill Reinson.

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.

Chris Graham: Eric Cantor lost to a sixteen

Think of Eric Cantor as a #1 seed, Dave Brat as a #16 seed, the primary as the opening game of an NCAA Tournament, and what that means in March.

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NCAA Tournament Preview: #1 UVa. vs. #8 Memphis

No. 1 seed UVa. (29-6) will play No. 8 seed Memphis (24-9) in the third round of the NCAA Tournament on Sunday, March 23. Tipoff at PNC Arena (19,700) is set for approximately 8:40 p.m.

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#1 UVa. survives scare from #16 Coastal Carolina, 70-59

A #1 seed has never lost to a #16 seed. That fact was weighing upon East Regional top seed UVa. as it dealt with an unexpected big first-half deficit to #16 seed Coastal Carolina.

Press Conference: UVa. NCAA Tournament postgame

UVa. coach Tony Bennett and players Anthony Gill, and Evan Nolte speak with the media after a win against Coastal Carolina in the NCAA Tournament. The Cavaliers talk about their composure in the second half, the strength of the 16-seeds, plus more!

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Notes, Quotes and Comments: #1 UVa. 70, #16 Coastal Carolina 59

Postgame notes and quotes from the press conferences with UVa, coach Tony Bennett, Coastal Carolina coach Cliff Ellis and players from both teams following #1 Virginia’s 70-59 win over CCU on Friday in the NCAA Tournament.

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Video: #1 UVa. survives scare from #16 Coastal Carolina, 70-59

#1 seed UVa. advances to the Round of 32 with a win over Coastal Carolina. JR Reid joins Jeff Fischel to break down the Cavaliers’ NCAA Tournament opener. JR and Jeff talk about the performances of Evan Nolte and Anthony Gill, the Hoos’ upcoming game against Memphis, plus more!

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NCAA Tournament Blog: #1 UVa. vs. 16 Coastal Carolina

Augusta Free Press is at PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C., tonight for the second round game in the 2014 NCAA Tournament between #1 East Regional seed UVa. (28-6) and No. 16 seed Coastal Carolina (21-12). Tipoff is set for approximately 9:25 p.m.

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Video: UVa. ready for Coastal Carolina in NCAA Tournament

Tony Bennett, Joe Harris, and Akil Mitchell talked with the media on Thursday, one day ahead of UVa’s second-round NCAA Tournament opener against Coastal Carolina.

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NCAA Tournament: #1 seed UVa. to face #16 seed Coastal Carolina

No. 1 seed UVa. (28-6) will play No. 16 seed Coastal Carolina (21-12) in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday, March 21. Tipoff at PNC Arena (19,700) is set for approximately 9:25 p.m.

UVa. coach Tony Bennett is finalist for Naismith Men’s College Coach of the Year

Fifth-year UVa. head coach Tony Bennett was named a finalist for the 2014 Naismith Men’s College Coach of the Year, announced Thursday (March 20) by the Atlanta Tipoff Club.

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Pregame Blog: #1 UVa. vs. #16 Coastal Carolina

Want to chat online about the upcoming NCAA Tournament second-round game between #1 seed UVa. (28-6) and #16 seed Coastal Carolina (21-12)? Join Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham on this updated-to-the-minute live pregame blog to discuss the game and the various story angles involved.

What UVa. fans need to know about Coastal Carolina

Top seed UVa. (28-6) faces #16 seed Coastal Carolina (21-12) on Friday in the second round of the 2014 NCAA Tournament.