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This Saturday Liberty University will be hosting a party that has been nine months in the making: the grand re-opening of Williams Stadium. Construction crews are busy putting the finishing touches on the stadium’s new press tower and seating decks in preparation for what could be a record-setting crowd.
Sarah Funderburke
The Liberty Flames football game on Sept. 25 at James Madison University will be broadcast live on WTLU, The Liberty Channel.
University Advancement Staff
This hockey season, the Liberty University Flames have edged their competition before even stepping onto the ice. With the recent addition of a women’s Division II hockey team, Liberty has become the first and only university in the American Collegiate Hockey Association to have one team in each of the league’s five divisions.
Sarah Funderburke
The Liberty Flames went on the road this past Saturday and pulled off a huge upset of a Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) team. The Flames used a late touchdown by Mike Brown and numerous key defensive stands to upend Ball State of the Mid-American Conference, 27-23, in Muncie, Ind.
University Advancement Staff
When long-time Liberty University play-by-play broadcaster Jerry Edwards retired last spring from his position as the “voice of the Flames,” the athletics department began a nationwide search for a replacement.
Sarah Funderburke
Today,, the official website of the Liberty University Athletics department, sports a new look after a yearlong renovation - the second overhaul to the website since its debut in 2004
University Advancement Staff and Liberty Athletics
Liberty University’s LaHaye Ice Center has once again been selected to host an intercollegiate tournament. The Blue Ridge Hockey Conference (BRHC) Board of Directors recently accepted Liberty’s bid for the 10th Annual BRHC Tournament on Feb. 25-27, 2011.
University Advancement Staff
Liberty University Director of Athletics Jeff Barber has announced that Liberty will play its 2010 football season opening game on Sept. 4 at 12 p.m. against St. Francis, Pa., at Lynchburg’s historic City Stadium.
University Advancement Staff, Athletics
Impressive seasons for several of Liberty University's athletes have contributed to another high ranking for the Liberty University Athletics Department. ...
Liberty Athletics
For the fifth year in a row, a Liberty University athlete has captured the Big South conference’s most prestigious title: athlete of the year.
University Advancement Staff
Following a national search that drew names and interest from the highest level of NCAA Division I athletics, Liberty Athletics has hired former ISP broadcaster Alan York as its new radio play-by-play broadcaster for its football and men’s basketball programs.
Liberty Athletics/University Advancement staff
Liberty Alumna Deborah Yow ('87) was recently named director of athletics at North Carolina State University, the first female athletics director in the history of the university.
Sarah Wittcop
Liberty redshirt junior Sam Chelanga is a national champion -- again. He made history in Thursday night’s final race at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore., dominating victory in the men’s 10K final to become the Flames’ first-ever men’s track & field national champion. ...
Liberty Athletics
Liberty pitcher Shawn Teufel was selected in the 25th round of the Major League Baseball Draft on Tuesday by the Detroit Tigers. ...
Liberty Athletics
For the third year in a row, Liberty has received the top honor in the Big South Conference. The Big South Sasser Cup title was awarded during the annual Spring Meetings and Hall of Fame Banquet Dinner on Thursday in High Point, N.C. ...
Liberty Athletics