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Two Flames Games Airing on ESPN Full Court

January 27, 2010  Lynchburg, Va.  RSS
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Catch the Liberty Flames in action on ESPN Full Court and on Feb. 4 at 8 p.m. and Feb.16 at 7 p.m.

Catch the Liberty Flames in action on ESPN Full Court and on Feb. 4 at 8 p.m. and Feb.16 at 7 p.m.

Flames fans across the country wanting to watch Liberty men's basketball on television will now have two opportunities during February. ESPN Full Court, the worldwide sports leader's out-of-market sports package is adding Liberty's home matchups against Winthrop (Feb. 4) and Radford (Feb. 16) to its 2010 lineup.

ESPN Full Court provides more than 600 college basketball games throughout the season, giving subscribers the opportunity to see approximately 30 out-of-market games each week. Those wishing to subscribe can do so through their local cable or satellite provider. Subscribers can purchase ESPN Full Court's half season package for $79 or daily for $16. In addition to the television broadcast, both of Liberty's Full Court games will be available live on ESPN's online platform,

During Liberty's first matchup against Winthrop this season, the Flames went down to the wire with the Eagles in a conference nail biter. With Liberty leading by one point with 39 seconds left in the contest, Winthrop's Andre Jones hit a three-pointer just nine ticks later, helping the Eagles hold off the Flames, 65-62, in Rock Hill, S.C. The defeat prevented the Flames from starting Big South play 4-1 for the first time in school history. Tipoff for the return matchup in the Vines Center on Feb. 4 is slated for 8 p.m.

Liberty squared off with the second-place Radford Highlanders this past Saturday, earning a key road win over the Highlanders in the Dedmon Center, 60-55. The Flames are now one of five teams tied for third place with a 5-4 record in conference play. Liberty's home contest against Radford on Feb. 16 is set for 7 p.m.