The Lady Flames took set five 15-12 to clinch the five-set (25-16, 25-19, 16-25, 24-26, 15-12) win, Friday at Florida's Exactech Arena at Stephen C. O'Connell Center.
The 13th-ranked Liberty Lady Flames field hockey team shut out host Temple 4-0 in its BIG EAST opener, Friday afternoon at Howarth Field.
Liberty and No. 11 Florida battled through a spirited first set, which the host Gators won 25-21 on the way to a 3-0 sweep.
It was a freshman that sent Liberty fans home happy with a thrilling double overtime win over James Madison.
Coming off its first win of the Hugh Freeze era, Liberty (1-2) will continue its three-game homestand Saturday with a visit from new Big South member Hampton (2-1).
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The Liberty men's tennis team will compete in two different tournaments over the weekend in South Carolina and North Carolina.
Liberty swimming & diving seniors Hannah Baker, Colleen Donlin and Kendal Irwin have been named the team's captains.
The Flames will look to extend their winning streak to three games, when they open ASUN Conference at North Florida on Saturday.
Liberty heads to Gainesville, Fla., to compete in the Gators Invitational, hosted by No. 11 Florida this weekend.
Unbeaten Liberty (4-0) will start the weekend with their BIG EAST opener at Temple on Friday, followed by a non-conference tilt on Sunday at No. 18 Wake Forest.
The Flames will look to even their record a 2-2 and win their second game of the season when they welcome fellow Commonwealth foe Hampton on Saturday.
The Liberty women's lacrosse squad has released its fall 2019 exhibition slate, featuring five dates of competition and details for Homecoming Weekend in mid-October.
The Liberty Flames shutout the VMI Keydets 1-0, Tuesday evening at Osborne Stadium.
Sep 17 | Men's Soccer
Flames men's tennis junior Nicaise Muamba will begin the year as the 65th-ranked singles player in the nation.