Their Flames will look to wrap up their first full season at the FBS level when they square off against Georgia Southern in the 2019 FBC Mortgage Cure Bowl on Saturday.
Dec 20, 2019
Liberty and Akron square off in the DC Holiday Hoops Fest Championship.
Liberty's (6-6) first-ever matchup with host Kansas City (6-6) will come in Saturday's unofficial championship game of the Roo Holiday Classic.
Liberty advances to the championship game in the DC Holiday Hoops Fest Tournament after defeating Towson.
Before completely flipping the switch to game day, Liberty's football team took part in two community service projects and a prep rally to round out Friday's Cure Bowl activities.
Liberty started quickly (23-6 run to start the game) and finished well (16-7 run to end the contest), snapping Bradley's 7-game winning streak with a 75-63 triumph.
The Flames are nearly in full weekend game mode which included a visit, Friday morning, to Exploria Stadium in preparation for the 2019 FBC Mortgage Cure Bowl.
Daniella Rhodes, Ashley Dykema and Jill Bolton each received recognition from the Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) on Friday.