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Liberty Faces FGCU on ESPNU

December 31, 2019  Lynchburg, Va.  RSS
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Liberty faces FGCU on Jan. 2.

Liberty faces FGCU on Jan. 2.

Liberty and FGCU will square off on the big stage as the two begin ASUN Conference play on ESPNU. Liberty enters conference play picked to finish first in the ASUN after finishing non-conference with 14 wins, the most in Division I.        

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Liberty at FGCU

Game Date: Thursday, Jan. 2nd      

Game Time: 5 p.m. (ET)

Live Video: ESPNU

Play-by-Play Broadcaster: Dave LaMont

Color Analyst: Mark Wise

Live Audio: LFSN Radio (107.5 FM)

Play-by-Play Broadcaster: Alan York

Liberty Notables

  • Liberty ended 2019 with the second highest winning percentage (.882) in Division I going 32-4.
  • Liberty is ranked No. 2 in the country in scoring defense, allowing 53.1 ppg.
  • Liberty is receiving two votes in the USA Today Coaches Poll.
  • Liberty has eight wins away from home this season, the most of any team in Division I.
  • Liberty is currently ranked No. 48 in the NET Rankings.
  • Liberty is on a seven-game road trip where Liberty will travel to six different states and travel 9,035 miles.
  • Liberty is the only team in the country with 14 wins.
  • Liberty's 14-0 start is the best in school history, surpassing the 1974 team who started 6-0.
  • Fourteen wins was the longest winning streak in school history, surpassing the 1980 team who won 11 games in a row.
  • Liberty has three 1,000 point scorers on the team, the most of any team in school history, only Richmond is the other Division I team in the country that has three 1,000 point scorers on their team.
  • Six neutral wins is the most for Liberty in a single season.
  • Liberty looks to become the first team since FGCU in 2017 to repeat as ASUN Champion.
  • Liberty was picked first in the ASUN Preseason Coaches and Media Polls.