Tag: Liberty University


Liberty Athletics benefits from billion-dollar campus transformation project

Years before Liberty’s recent FBS reclassification news, the university began a near $1 billion campus transformation project.

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Robert Hurt to lead new Center for Law and Government at Liberty University

Former Fifth District Congressman Robert Hurt will lead the new Center for Law and Government at Liberty University.


Two Liberty Flames selected on final day of MLB Draft

Two Liberty Flames were selected during the final day of the 2016 Major League Baseball (MLB) First Year Player Draft, this afternoon.


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.


Grabowski’s big day helps Liberty advance to Big South final

A big afternoon for Liberty’s Eric Grabowski helped push the No. 7 seed Flames to an 11-10 victory over the No. 8 seed Radford Highlanders.


Shepherd’s four hits power Liberty past Longwood in Big South

Will Shepherd had four hits and drove in four runs, helping lead the No. 7 seed Liberty to a 9-3 victory over No. 3 seed Longwood.


Big South: DeGroat leads Liberty past No. 2 seed High Point

Liberty pitcher Jack DeGroat handcuffed No. 2 seed High Point through seven innings, leading the No. 7 Flames to a victory over the Panthers.


Liberty closes out regular season with 16-3 victory over High Point

Right fielder Will Shepherd had three hits, including a home run, helping the Liberty Flames defeat the High Point Panthers, 16-3.


Liberty splits doubleheader with High Point

High Point plated two runs in the seventh and three in the eighth for an 11-8 victory over Liberty in game one of a doubleheader.


Grabowski’s 7 RBI help propel Liberty to 14-8 win over Radford

Third baseman Eric Grabowski hit a grand slam and drove in a career-high seven runs, powering Liberty past Radford, 14-8.


Liberty downs Radford, 7-2

Liberty first baseman Andrew Yacyk drove in three runs, leading the Flames to a 7-2 win over the Radford Highlanders.


Liberty uses three-run eighth for 7-6 comeback win over ODU

Catcher Payton Scarbrough and designated hitter Josh Latta each had three hits, helping Liberty rally for a 7-6 victory over ODU.


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.

#13 UVA defeats Liberty, 7-3, heads into exam break

The No. 13 UVA baseball team downed Liberty, 7-3, Tuesday evening in front of a Liberty Baseball Stadium-record crowd of 4,024.

Game Notes: #13 UVA travels to Liberty Tuesday to wrap up road trip

The #13 UVA baseball team wraps up its eight-game road trip at 7 p.m. Tuesday against Liberty at Liberty Baseball Stadium in Lynchburg.


Clouse’s relief effort powers Liberty past William & Mary, 10-7

Pitcher Zander Clouse gave the Flames seven-plus innings of one-run relief as Liberty defeated the Tribe of William & Mary, 10-7.


Hokies rally from eight down, stun Liberty

The Virginia Tech Hokies rallied from eight runs down in the eighth inning to defeat the Liberty Flames, 11-10, Tuesday.


Liberty edged in 11th at Presbyterian, 9-8

The Liberty Flames fell to the Presbyterian Blue Hose, 9-8, in 11 innings, Sunday afternoon at PC Baseball Complex.


Presbyterian downs Liberty, 9-7

The Presbyterian Blue Hose outlasted the Liberty Flames, 9-7, in a back-and-forth contest, Saturday afternoon at PC Baseball Complex.


Three home runs, Mitchell propel Liberty to 4-2 win

Three Liberty home runs backed a strong outing by right-hander Evan Mitchell, powering the Flames to a 4-2 victory over Presbyterian.


Nate Norman named women’s soccer coach at Liberty

Liberty University Director of Athletics Jeff Barber has announced the hire of Nate Norman as Liberty’s women’s soccer coach.


Shepherd, Britt have big days: Liberty edged by Richmond, 10-9

The Richmond Spiders built an early advantage and then held off a late Liberty Flames charge for a 10-9 victory.


Duke edges Liberty, 8-7

Duke and Liberty combined for 15 runs, 25 hits, 16 walks and six lead changes, as the Blue Devils edged the Flames in a slugfest, 8-7, Tuesday.


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.


DeGroat, Quarterley lead Liberty to 3-0 win over Campbell

The Liberty Flames posted a 3-0 victory over the Campbell Fighting Camels, Sunday afternoon at Jim Perry Stadium.