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Liberty Hosts South Carolina State at the Vines Center

December 10, 2018  Lynchburg, Va.  RSS
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Liberty Hosts South Carolina State at the Vines Center

Liberty will play its final two home games of 2018 this week, starting on Tuesday against South Carolina State. Due to weather conditions, tip-off has been moved up an hour and will now begin at 6 p.m. in the Vines Center.

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Liberty vs. South Carolina State

Game Date: Tuesday, Dec. 11

Game Time: 6 p.m. (EST)

Live Video: ESPN+

Play-by-Play Broadcaster: Matt Warner

Color Analyst: Paul Nazigian

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 8-2 for the first time since 1991.

  • Darius McGhee was named ASUN Newcomer of the Week in back-to-back weeks on Dec. 3 and Nov. 26.

  • McGhee ranks No. 13 in the ASUN with 12.3 ppg and second among freshmen in the conference.

  • This will be the second MEAC school that Liberty will face this season (Savannah State).

  • Six wins in the month of November was the most in school history for Liberty.

  • Liberty ranks No. 15 in the country in scoring defense allowing 59.7 points per game.

  • Liberty was ranked No. 39 in this week's NCAA NET Rankings, the highest ranked school in the ASUN.

  • Liberty is ranked No. 91 in KenPom rankings, the highest Liberty has ever finished is 181.  

  • Averaging 80.1 ppg, Liberty ranks No. 79 in the country and No. 2 in the ASUN in scoring offense.

  • Scottie James leads the ASUN in field goal percentage (72.7) this season.

  • James is ranked No. 48 in the nation and No. 2 in the ASUN with 9.2 rebounds per game.

  • Liberty's bench is outscoring opposing benches 290-165 this season and has yet to be outscored this year.

  • Liberty is looking to win its first six home games of the season since 2008, during McKay's first stint at Liberty.