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Coach's Corner with Dale Layer

November 21, 2009  Lynchburg, Va.  RSS
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Head coach Dale Layer (pictured right) gives his thoughts on the team's 2009-10 start in this weeks coach's corner.

Head coach Dale Layer (pictured right) gives his thoughts on the team's 2009-10 start in this weeks coach's corner.

Coach's Corner with Dale Layer (audio)

After starting 1-3, the Liberty men's basketball team is headed to the Windy City to play BIG EAST and Big Ten competition at the 2009 Chicago Invitational. The Flames will begin the mini-tournament in South Bend, Ind., Sunday against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish.

Recently, Nick Pierce caught up with head coach Dale Layer to discuss the youthful Flames' performances and progress thus far in the 2009-10 season. Some of the topics Layer and Pierce discussed include:

- An analysis of the team's 1-3 start
- The positives of playing a tough non-conference schedule
- The leadership of Jesse Sanders
- Kyle Ohman's role as leading scorer
- An assessment of Patrick Konan's on-court performances
- The health status of Tyler Baker
- On who will step up and fill in at the post