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Liberty opens Big South play with 36-21 win at Kennesaw State

Liberty opened Big South Conference play with a 36-21 road victory at Kennesaw State, Saturday evening at Fifth Third Bank Stadium.


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Calvert sparks Liberty offense in win over Robert Morris

Three Liberty interceptions and a freshman record performance by Stephen Calvert guided the Flames to a 41-7 victory over Robert Morris.


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Jacksonville State blasts Liberty, 48-19

No. 3/4 Jacksonville State jumped out to a sizeable first-half lead, allowing the Gamecocks to secure a 48-19 road win Saturday at Williams Stadium.


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Football: SMU holds off Liberty, 29-14

Liberty’s second-half rally fell short at SMU, Saturday evening, as the Mustangs got a career-high 220 rushing yards from Braeden West.


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Offense flourishes as Liberty downs Jacksonville

Liberty scored the first 41 points of the game and amassed 569 total offensive yards on its way to a 55-7 win over Jacksonville, Saturday night.


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Liberty football opens preseason training camp on Monday

Liberty will officially begin preparation for the 2016 football season on Monday when the Flames hold their first preseason training camp practice, starting at 9:15 a.m.


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Liberty picked second in Big South football preseason poll

A second-place preseason ranking was the highlight for Liberty during today’s Big South Football Media Day event.


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Facebook Live to spotlight Big South Football Media Day coverage

The 15th season of Big South football kicks off Tuesday when the conference hosts Big South Football Media Day.


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Three Liberty football players ink NFL free agent contracts

Liberty standouts John Lunsford, Darrin Peterson and Josh Woodrum each signed free agent contracts with NFL franchises.


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Liberty announces game times for 2016 football home schedule

Liberty Athletics has announced it has set game times for its six home football games in the upcoming 2016 season.


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Liberty football begins spring practice next week

Liberty will open up its 2016 spring football practice schedule, next Tuesday, at Williams Stadium at 2:15 p.m. The afternoon workout will be the first of 15 practices for the Flames during the following four weeks.


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Liberty football: Lunsford, Woodrum invited to NFL Combine

Liberty kicker John Lunsford and QB Josh Woodrum are among the top players in the country who have been invited to participate in the 2016 NFL Combine.


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Liberty announces 2016 football schedule

Liberty’s 2016 football schedule features two road games against FBS opponents and a pair of home games against 2015 NCAA FCS Playoffs participants.


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Liberty football announces 2016 signing class

Liberty football coach Turner Gill added 18 players to his 2016 roster as part of National Signing Day on Wednesday.


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Liberty football adds Scott Downing to staff

Liberty football coach Turner Gill has announced the hire of Scott Downing as new running backs coach and special teams coordinator.


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Liberty football coach Turner Gill shuffles staff

Liberty football coach Turner Gill has announced coaching staff reassignments heading into the 2016 season.


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Liberty announces plans to build indoor football practice facility

A new indoor football practice facility will allow the Liberty University Flames football program to cover more ground in its practice time.


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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.


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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.


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Liberty rallies, tops Prebyterian, 21-13

Two late fourth quarter touchdowns and a pair of interceptions helped Liberty rally for a 21-13 victory over visiting Presbyterian, Saturday afternoon, during Military Appreciation Day at Williams Stadium.


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Liberty-Charleston Southern football game picked for Big South Wildcard Game

The Big South Conference office announced Sunday that Liberty’s Nov. 14 football game at Charleston Southern has been picked up by ESPN3 as part of the conference’s Wildcard weekends.


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Record-setting night lifts Liberty to homecoming victory

Several Flames records fell on Saturday night at Williams Stadium, helping Liberty to a 45-35 Homecoming victory over Kennesaw State.


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Liberty football falls to #22 in FCS rankings

Liberty will enter its upcoming matchup at Monmouth this weekend ranked No. 22 in both national FCS polls. Following the Flames’ Big South opening setback at Gardner-Webb, last Saturday, Liberty fell to No. 22 in both the FCS Coaches and STATS FCS Top 25 polls.


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#15 Liberty upset by Gardner-Webb, 34-20

Gardner-Webb raced out to a 20-0 lead and withstood No. 15 Liberty’s comeback attempt for a 34-20 victory in both teams’ Big South Conference openers, on a soggy Saturday evening at Spangler Stadium.


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Liberty football rises to 15th in both national FCS polls

Following the Flames’ victory over Georgia State on Saturday, Liberty has moved up to No. 15 both national FCS polls.


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#18 Liberty defeats FBS Georgia State, 41-33

A 56-yard field goal by John Lunsford and a Chris Turner interception halted a back-and-forth battle, allowing No. 18 Liberty to claim a 41-33 win over Georgia State, Saturday afternoon, at the Georgia Dome.


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Liberty ranked No. 18 heading into Georgia State matchup this weekend

For the fourth week in a row, Liberty is nationally ranked as the Flames will enter their matchup against Georgia State No. 18 in both FCS national polls.


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#10 Liberty falls at Southern Illinois, 34-13

Southern Illinois scored 20 unanswered points during the first half of Saturday evening’s clash at Saluki Stadium, and then successfully withstood several comeback attempts by No. 10 Liberty. The Salukis celebrated a successful home opener with a 34-13 victory.


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Game time, TV announced for Liberty-Georgia State game

The Sun Belt Conference has announced game times and broadcasting information for its contests on Oct. 3. Liberty will face Georgia State on Oct. 3 with kickoff slated for 3:30 p.m.


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Liberty football moves up to No. 10 in both FCS polls

Following Liberty’s victory over No. 8/7 Montana on Saturday during Hall of Fame and Family Weekend, the Flames moved up to No. 10 in both national polls.


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#14 Liberty football upsets #7 Montana

No. 14 Liberty jumped out to a quick two-score lead and then fended off several pushes by No. 7 Montana, claiming a 31-21 victory on Saturday to cap off Hall of Fame and Family Weekend on Liberty Mountain.


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First-half effort pushes West Virginia over Liberty, 41-17

The West Virginia Mountaineers used a strong first half effort en route to a 41-17 victory over visiting No. 15/13 Liberty, Saturday afternoon, at Milan Puskar Stadium.


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Liberty football moves up to #13 in FCS Coaches Poll

Liberty’s season-opening victory over Delaware State on Saturday at Williams Stadium helped the Flames move up to No. 13 in the latest FCS Coaches poll.


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Return of Desmond Rice sparks Liberty football to season-opening win

Redshirt senior Desmond Rice, who sat out the 2014 season with an injury, rushed for 139 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Flames to a 32-13 win over Delaware State, Saturday evening, at Williams Stadium.


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Liberty announces TV games for 2015 football season

Liberty Athletics has announced the television coverage plan for the upcoming 2015 football season, which includes broadcast opportunities for all 11 games on the Flames’ schedule.


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Liberty ranked No. 15 in STATS FCS Top 25 Poll

The second national preseason FCS poll in the country was released earlier today with Liberty entering the season ranked No. 15 in the STATS FCS Top 25 poll.


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Liberty adds Wake Forest transfer Will Smith to 2015 roster

Liberty football coach Turner Gill has announced the addition of former Wake Forest offensive lineman Will Smith to his 2015 roster.


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Liberty football ranked 14th in preseason FCS Coaches Poll

Liberty enters the season with its highest preseason ranking since 1996, as the Flames are ranked No. 14 in the FCS Coaches Poll released earlier today.


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Liberty picked second in Big South preseason football poll

Defending Big South champion Liberty was picked second in the Big South’s annual preseason football poll.


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Liberty football coach Turner Gill announces administrative staff changes

Liberty football coach Turner Gill has announced several administrative staff changes heading into the team’s preparation for the 2015 season.