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MBB Game Day Central: Maryland Eastern Shore

December 6, 2017  Lynchburg, Va.  RSS
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MBB Game Day Central: Maryland Eastern Shore

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Game Notes

Live Stats

Live Video

Live Audio

Game Time: 7 p.m.

Live Video: ESPN3, BSN, LFSN, MASN

Play-by-Play Broadcaster: Matt Warner

Analyst Broadcaster: Paul Nazigian

Radio Coverage:

Liberty Flames Sports Radio Network-Radio

98.5 FM, 101.1FM & 610 AM

Play-by-Play Broadcaster: Alan York

Liberty Notables

  • Liberty ranks No. 36 in scoring defense in the country allowing 61.5 points per game.

  • Liberty is 2-0 all-time against Maryland Eastern Shore.

  • In the past two games, Liberty has played a total of 100 minutes, the most Liberty has played in back-to-back games.

  • Georgie Pacheco-Ortiz's game-winner at Georgia State was No. 2 on Sportscenter's Top 10.

  • Liberty picked up its first win over a Sun Belt opponent since Nov. 30, 2000 when Liberty defeated Appalachian State at home 68-52 (Does not include Coastal Carolina).

  • Scottie James is tied for 57th in Division I in rebounds per game.

  • Scottie James is the first player since Jesse Sanders in 2011 to have eight straight games posting at least six rebounds. Sanders posted 12 straight games from Nov. 11 through Dec. 20, 2011.

  • Scottie James ranks second in the Big South in rebounding averaging 9.2 rebounds per game.

  • Liberty has won two non-conference road games in the same season since 2000-01.

  • For the third time in Liberty's DI era and first since 1999, the Flames have won their first two road games.

  • Liberty currently ranks 10th in the country in free throw percentage shooting 79.0 percent as a team.

  • Liberty is tied for fourth in the NCAA's most improved rebounding team with a +8.6 difference this season.