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Spring Practice Update with Nick Sigmon

March 28, 2014  Lynchburg, Va.  RSS
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Video Views: 9890 continues its coverage of spring practice today with LFSN reporter Alan York visiting with Flames' senior linebacker Nick Sigmon.

Sigmon has been one of Liberty's defensive leaders each of the three years he has played. He earned Big South second-team all-conference honors in 2011 and was a first-team All-Big South selection in 2012 and 2013.

The senior linebacker has started 32 career games and is Liberty's active career leader with 174 career tackles in three years of play. Sigmon tied for the team lead and ranked No. 4 in the Big South in 2013 with 62 stops, including a team-best 32 assisted tackles. Additionally, 32 of his 62 tackles came against Big South competition.

Sigmon was one of seven players on Liberty's roster to record an interception in 2013, helping the Flames finished the year ranked No. 5 in the country with 19 interceptions.

On the practice field today, the Flames held their third practice of the week and second practice in as many days. The Flames battled some showers during the Friday afternoon workout, which was their sixth practice overall this spring.

Liberty is schedule to hold its first scrimmage of the spring tomorrow afternoon at Williams Stadium. The scrimmage is closed to the public and media and is scheduled to start at 1 p.m. will conclude its spring practice reports for this weekend when York visits with defensive coordinator Vantz Singletary.