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MBB Game Day Central: Central Michigan

March 21, 2018  Lynchburg, Va.  RSS
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Game Time: 2 p.m.

Live Video: CBS Digital

Play-by-Play Broadcaster: Matt Warner

Analyst Broadcaster: Paul Nazigian

Sideline Reporter: Bobbie Bohlig

Radio Coverage:

Liberty Flames Sports Radio Network-Radio

98.5 FM, 101.1FM & 610 AM

Play-by-Play Broadcaster: Alan York

Series History: First ever meeting between the schools

Liberty Notables

  • Liberty ranks No. 9 in scoring defense in the country allowing 63.3 points per game.

  • Liberty is playing back-to-back postseasons for the first time in school history.

  • Liberty is 4-2 all-time in the CIT with all of its wins at home.

  • Liberty has set the school record for most wins in back-to-back seasons (42) passing the 1996 and 1997 seasons with 40 wins.

  • Liberty is two wins away from tying the DI school record for most wins in a season (23 wins in 1997 and 2009).

  • Ryan Kemrite is shooting 43.7 percent from three-point range, which would rank second in school history For highest percentage in a season held by Matt Hildebrand (44 percent).

  • Liberty has won 20+ games in back-to-back seasons for the first time in school history. 

  • For the first time in school history, Liberty has won at least seven road games in back-to-back seasons.

  • Liberty has the chance to post its first winning record on the road since the 1996-97 season (9-4). 

  • Liberty currently ranks 5th in the country in free throw percentage shooting 79.1 percent as a team.

  • Currently at 79.1 percent, Liberty would break the school record for highest free-throw percentage as a team. (73.9 percent in 2003).

  • Georgie Pacheco-Ortiz ranks 16th in the country in free-throw percentage at 89.3%.