Scores & Schedule Close keyboard_arrow_down
Full Athletic Schedule keyboard_arrow_left keyboard_arrow_right

Team News

Liberty Closes Out Commodore Classic at Home Versus Savannah State

November 24, 2018  Lynchburg, Va.  RSS
|   Share
Liberty Closes Out Commodore Classic at Home Versus Savannah State

Liberty will play its final game of the Commodore Classic on Sunday when they host Savannah State. Currently, the Flames hold a 2-1 record in the Commodore Classic with wins over Kent State and Alcorn State. Fans can receive free admission into the game if they bring two canned goods to the Vines Center to donate.

Gameday Central Links

Game Notes

Live Stats

Live Video

Live Audio

Gameday Parking

Liberty vs. Alcorn State

Game Date: Sunday, Nov. 25

Game Time: 2 p.m. (EST)

Live Video: ESPN+

Play-by-Play Broadcaster: Matt Warner

Color Analyst: Paul Nazgian

Sideline Reporter: Bobbie Bohlig

Live Audio: LFSN Radio (105.9 FM, 610 AM/101.FM, 100.1 FM)

Play-by-Play Broadcaster: Alan York

Color Analyst: Ryan Mattocks

Liberty Notables

  • Liberty is looking to go 5-1 for the first time since 2008, during Ritchie McKay's first stint at Liberty.

  • Liberty is looking to start the season 3-0 at home for the first time since 2014.

  • McKay is one win away from 100 career wins at Liberty, becoming the second coach in school history to reach the milestone.

  • Liberty ranks No. 14 in the country in scoring defense allowing 57.3 points per game.

  • Averaging 82.3 ppg, Liberty ranks No. 73 in the country in scoring offense.

  • In Liberty's five games this season, four different players have led the team in scoring (Lovell Cabbil Jr. twice).

  • Scottie James leads the ASUN in field goal percentage (72.4) this season.

  • James is ranked No. 47 in the nation and No. 2 in the ASUN with 9.8 rebounds per game.

  • Lovell Cabbil Jr. ranks No. 12 in the ASUN, averaging 12.6 points per game.

  • As Liberty enters its first season in the ASUN, the Flames were picked third in the Coaches Preseason Poll.

  • The Flames averaged 70.8 points per game and the remaining returners were responsible for 52.6 of those points.

  • Liberty set the school record for most wins in back-to-back seasons (43) passing the 1996 and 1997 seasons with 40 wins.