Game Day Central Links: Live Video (ESPN3) Live Audio (LFSN Radio) Live Stats Liberty Game Notes Buy Tournament Tickets Liberty Women's Basketball Instagram Liberty Women's Basketball Twitter Liberty Women's Basketball Facebook Tennessee Women's Basketball Webpage NCAA Tournament Bracket - PDF NCAA Tournament Bracket - Interactive Game Time: Friday - 2:30 p.m. TV Coverage: ESPN2/ESPN3 Play-By-Play Broadcaster: Brenda VanLengen Color Analyst: Carol Ross Radio Coverage: Liberty Flames Sports Network - Radio WQLU 90.9 FM The Light Play-By-Play Broadcaster: Jamie Hall The Starting 5 - Liberty's Top Storylines • The Big South regular-season and tournament champion, No. 14 seed Liberty (24-9, 16-2 Big South) tips off its 17th NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Championship appearance at No. 3 seed Tennessee (24-7, 11-5 SEC) Friday at 2:30 p.m. • The Lady Flames are playing in the NCAA Tournament for 17th time in 22 seasons but for the first time since 2015. Sheana Vega is the only current Lady Flame who was part of the 2015 squad. • Liberty's first game at Tennessee in 20 years will be a homecoming of sorts for head coach Carey Green, a native of nearby Louisville, Tenn. Green is taking the Lady Flames to the NCAA Tournament for the 14th time in 19 seasons as head coach. • Keyen Green was voted Liberty's first Big South Player of the Year since 2009. She leads the Lady Flames in scoring (13.0 ppg) and rebounding (6.3 rpg). • Ashtyn Baker made it back-to-back Big South Freshmen of the Year for the Lady Flames, following Green's honor in 2017. Baker was named Tennessee Miss Basketball a year ago as a senior at Northpoint Christian.
Series History vs. Tennessee Overall: Tennessee leads, 1-0 Streak: Tennessee W1 In NCAA Tournament: Tennessee leads, 1-0 At Tennessee: Tennessee leads, 1-0 Carey Green vs. Tennessee: 0-0 Previous Meeting: at Tennessee 102, Liberty 58, 3/14/98 Notable: Liberty's only previous meeting with Tennessee came in the first round of the 1998 NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Championship and was the first matchup of undefeated teams in tournament history. The Lady Vols went on to claim their sixth national championship.
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