As we head into the final full week of 2012, Flames Sports Network reporter Alan York recently had a chance to talk with Liberty's Director of Athletics Jeff Barber to get a brief update on Liberty Athletics and where its stands heading into the new calendar year.
During the six-minute interview, York and Barber discuss a variety of topics, starting with another successful fall season for Liberty Athletics. During the fall, Liberty's football program won its fifth Big South title in the last six seasons, volleyball won its seventh Big South championships, men's and women's cross country swept conference titles and field hockey advanced to the NorPac Championship game in its second season of play.
Barber also provides and athletics facilities update, including practice facilities for football and basketball, plus a progress update on the new baseball stadium.
During the final part of the interview, Barber closes by looking at the collegiate conference landscape and Liberty's efforts to find FBS conference affiliation for its 20-sport athletics program.