Scores & Schedule Close keyboard_arrow_down
Full Athletic Schedule keyboard_arrow_left keyboard_arrow_right

Team News

Liberty Faces Wake Forest in First Road Test

November 13, 2017  Lynchburg, Va.  RSS
|   Share
Liberty Faces Wake Forest in First Road Test

Gameday Central Links:

Game Notes

Live Stats

Live Video

Live Audio

Game Time:

7 p.m.

Live Video:

ACC Network Extra

Play-by-Play Broadcaster: Evan Lepler

Analyst Broadcaster: Stan Lewter

Radio Coverage:

Liberty Flames Sports Network-Radio

98.5 FM, 101.1 FM & 610 AM

Play-by-Play Broadcaster: Alan York

Analyst Broadcaster: Paul Nazigian

Liberty Notables

  • Liberty faces an ACC opponent for the first time since Dec. 29, 2015 (at Notre Dame).

  • Liberty has not won a DI road game since Dec. 31, 2012 (at Western Carolina).

  • The last time Liberty beat an ACC opponent was on Nov. 15, 2008 at Virginia (86-82), during McKay's first stint at Liberty.

  • Ryan Kemrite and Georgie Pacheco-Ortiz were named to the Big South's Preseason Second Team.

  • Ryan Kemrite starts the season 145 points away from 1,000 career points, ranking 27th on Liberty's all-time scoring list.

  • Liberty ranked 19th in the country allowing 63.4 points per game last season.

  • Liberty adds six newcomers to this year's roster from four different states.

  • The Flames return four of its five starters from last year in Myo Baxter-Bell, Lovell Cabbil, Ryan Kemrite and Georgie Pacheco-Ortiz.

  • In the Mid-Major Top 25 poll, Liberty received 12 votes.

  • Ritchie McKay was made chairman of the Mid-Major Top 25 voting panel for the 2017-18 season.

  • Liberty faces three teams this season that are currently ranked in the Mid-Major Top 25.