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Liberty Athletics Top 10 Moments of 2013: No. 1
LibertyFlames.com concludes its countdown of the Top 10 Moments of 2013 for Liberty Athletics, looking at No. 1, Davon Marshall's 17 three-pointers in the Big South Championship.
Liberty began the most memorable run in Big South Men's Basketball Championship history with a 78-61 upset victory over No. 4 seed and tournament host Coastal Carolina thanks to five three-point field goals from Marshall on March 5 in Conway, S.C.
Three upset victories later and 12 additional baskets from behind the arc, Marshall, the Big South Championship MVP, led the Flames to the program's third Big South title and first since 2004.
Marshall averaged 18.0 points per game during the remarkable conference championship run and helped punch Liberty's ticket to the "Big Dance" where they eventually fell to MEAC Champion North Carolina A&T in a NCAA First Four game in Dayton, Ohio.
Today's moment concludes LibertyFlames.com's retrospective look back at the memorable moments that made 2013 great for Liberty Athletics.
Liberty Athletics Top 10 Moments of 2013
No. 10 – Opening of Liberty Baseball Stadium on Feb. 23
No. 9 – Softball's win over Longwood, the 547th coaching victory for Paul Wetmore
No. 8 – Devon Brown scores her 2,000th career point against Purdue in the NCAA Tournament
No. 7 – Jacy Christiansen's late-race charge in the 5K to clinch a Big South Women's Outdoor Title
No. 6 – Women's soccer's dominant victory over Radford at the Big South Championship
No. 5 – Football's resounding road victory over Charleston Southern to claim its sixth league title
No. 4 – Shea Thomas/Jorge Azuero's doubles win to claim the ITA Atlantic Regional title
No. 3 – Field hockey's upset victory over No. 10 Stanford to win the NorPac Championship
No. 2 – Justin Sizemore's two-out, two-run home run against Radford
No. 1 – Davon Marshall's 17 three-pointers earns him MVP honors and help Liberty claim the Big South title