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NFL preview: A quest to be champion

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

With the start of the regular season beginning this week, teams look to be crowned as the leauge best It is that time of year again. The days of summer […]

Flames have Golden Flashes in sight

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

Liberty seeks to derail Heisman Trophy hopeful Dri Archer as it takes on Kent State in its season opener In 2010, Liberty won its first game ever against a Football […]

Liberty hopes to reach playoffs

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

With a reloaded team, Flames are eager to make a run in the FCS tournament With the new school year underway, the Liberty Flames football team also begins a new […]

Coast to Coast

Tuesday, April 16th, 2013

LU alum Jennings an Oakland Raider Rashad Jennings is an Oakland Raider. Of course, the announcement was heard first on Twitter. On April 10, Jennings tweeted, “It’s official! I’ll be […]

Flames D wins scrimmage

Tuesday, April 16th, 2013

On the game’s first play, linebacker Scott Hyland intercepted quarterback Josh Woodrum after the pass was tipped at the line of scrimmage. The pick set the tone for the rest of the game, as the defense defeated the offense 56-39 in a scoring system developed by Gill.

Flames RB suspended

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

Allen had 1,000 yards, 10 TDs in 2012 Liberty University football coach Turner Gill announced Tuesday, April 2, that running back Aldreakis Allen has been suspended from the football team […]

Editorial: Charles Barkley was right, sort of…

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

In 1993, Nike released a 30-second commercial that caused a national uproar. In the advertisement, former NBA superstar Charles Barkley declared that he was not a role model, stating, “Just […]

LU stuns Stony Brook

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012

No one gave the Flames a fighting chance against Stony Brook. With a senior-laden cast of players busy rewriting the record books, Saturday’s game was supposed to cap the end of one of the most successful seasons in Stony Brook history.

Flames sink Buccaneers

Tuesday, November 6th, 2012

After a disappointing loss to rival Coastal Carolina last week, the Flames bounced back with a solid outing against the Charleston Southern University (CSU) Buccaneers, winning 26-12 to keep their slim hopes of a Big South title alive for another week.

Editorial: Football’s comeback improbable, not impossible

Tuesday, October 30th, 2012

For the first four non-conference games of the season, the Flames played the role of a large underdog — and lost four times. The next three games, they played the […]

Spoiling a Chanticleer homecoming

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012

Liberty looks to extend its winning streak when they travel to rival Coastal Carolina in a key conference game In last year’s game against rival Coastal Carolina Chanticleers, the Flames […]

Flames get by Lions 21-13

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012

The Liberty Flames dominated virtually every facet of the game in their win over the visiting Mountain Lions of Concord University, Saturday, Oct. 20 at Williams Stadium.
The Flames held possession of the ball twice as long, and they out gained their opponent by nearly 230 yards. They [...]

Editorial: Flames show second half fight

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012

Drenched with Gatorade by his players, Head Coach Tuner Gill walked from the sidelines with a smile on his face, shook the hand of Gardner-Webb Head Coach Ron Dickerson Jr. […]

A game of redemption

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012

Gardner-Webb quarterback Lucas Beatty came into Saturday’s contest having completed 62 percent of his throws for 761 yards, one touchdown and four interceptions. Playing against an injury-depleted secondary in Lynchburg, he seemed nearly incapable of throwing an incompletion, connecting on [...]

NFL alumnus update: Rashad Jennings

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012

With homecoming just around the corner, the Champion contacted Liberty’s most recent success in the NFL, Jacksonville Jaguars running back Rashad Jennings. In a telephone interview, Jennings talked life, Liberty and the NFL.


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