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Moment No. 1 of 2018: First FBS Game vs. Old Dominion/Williams Stadium Reopened

December 31, 2018  Lynchburg, Va.  RSS
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The 2018 calendar year brought many new opportunities and success for Liberty Flames Athletics.

Liberty Athletics officially joined the ASUN Conference on July 1 after spending the previous 27 years as a member of the Big South Conference. Additionally, the Liberty football program played its inaugural season as an FBS program this fall.       

Liberty Athletics captured seven conference titles in 2018, including: men's indoor track & field, women's indoor track & field, men's outdoor track & field, women's outdoor track & field, women's basketball, softball and men's golf.

Over the last two weeks, LibertyFlames.com showcased the Top 10 Moments of 2018 in Flames Athletics.  

The series wraps up on New Year's Eve with the No. 1 moment of 2018, the Liberty football program's first FBS game against Old Dominion in a newly expanded Williams Stadium (now 25,000 capacity) on Sept. 1. The Flames defeated the visiting Monarchs 52-10 in their inaugural FBS contest in front of a home crowd of 20,425. Liberty outscored Old Dominion 38-0 in the second half on the way to its first FBS victory.  

Follow Liberty Athletics teams on social media to review all the top 10 moments from the year.

We are expecting another great year for Liberty Flames Athletics in 2019.