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Liberty Hosts Kentucky Christian at the Vines Center

December 13, 2018  Lynchburg, Va.  RSS
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Liberty Hosts Kentucky Christian at the Vines Center

Liberty will play its final home game during its non-conference schedule on Saturday, when the Flames host Kentucky Christian. The Flames have been exceptional at home this season as they look to go 7-0 at home for the first time since 2008.

Fans in attendance will have the chance to take pictures with Santa Claus. Fans are also encouraged to bring a teddy bear that will benefit the Lynchburg Daily Bread.  

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Liberty vs. Kentucky Christian

Game Date: Saturday, Dec. 15

Game Time: 2 p.m. (EST)

Live Video: N/A

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 9-2 for the first time since 1991.

  • Liberty is looking to go 7-0 at home for the first time since 2008, during McKay's first stint at Liberty.

  • During the 2008-09 season, Liberty won its first nine home games of the season.

  • McGhee ranks No. 17 in the ASUN with 11.1 ppg and second among freshmen in the conference.

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

  • Liberty ranks No. 13 in the country in scoring defense allowing 59.2 points per game.

  • Liberty was ranked No. 36 in this week's NCAA NET Rankings, the highest ranked school in the ASUN.

  • Liberty is ranked No. 86 in KenPom rankings, the highest Liberty has ever finished is 181.

  • Liberty ranks No. 8 in the country in KenPom's rankings with a 57.4 effective field goal percentage.    

  • Averaging 79.8 ppg, Liberty ranks No. 77 in the country and No. 2 in the ASUN in scoring offense.

  • Scottie James leads the ASUN in field goal percentage (75.0) this season.

  • James is ranked No. 52 in the nation and No. 2 in the ASUN with 9.1 rebounds per game.

  • Liberty has three of the top four players in the ASUN in 3FG% led by Georgie Pacheco-Ortiz at No. 1 shooting 53.3% from three.