President Trump hilariously questions Liberty’s decision to schedule Auburn

President Trump was giving the commencement speech at Liberty University on Saturday when he broke from his speech to announce the school’s college football schedule for the 2018 season.Trump took this occasion to mock the school for scheduling FBS powerhouse Auburn on the road. He did so while specifically questioning Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr.And it was amazing...
Via Sportsnaut
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Liberty is joining FBS, so you now have a new least favorite college football team

Do you have Alabama more than any other team in the world? Or Ohio State? Or Notre Dame? Well, guess what, you have a new least favorite team: the Liberty Flames. Liberty, an Evangelical Christian university located in Lynchburg, Virginia, has announced that it is moving up to the Football Bowl Subdivision — the highest level of college football. Liberty might seem small and innocent...
Via The Comeback
February 16, 2017  |  Discuss

Lamar defeats Liberty 73-58 to run win streak to 3 games

LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) Freshman Nick Garth scored a career-high 22 points as Lamar used a dominant first half to defeat Liberty 73-58, pushing its win streak to three games. The Cardinals (5-3) posted a 27-14 lead by halftime. Liberty's 14 points was its fewest in a half since also scoring 14 in 1991. Lamar outscored Liberty 38-16 on points in the paint - 10-2 in the first half...
Via Associated Press
December 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Liberty outplays Presbyterian 65-53

Tomasz Gielo and John-Caleb Sanders scored 13 points each as Liberty used a balanced attack in defeating Presbyterian 65-53 on Saturday night. Gielo grabbed eight rebounds for the Flames while Antwan Burris scored 12 points and recorded 10 rebounds. Liberty (9-12, 3-3 Big South Conference) led at the half 33-31 by outrebounding the Blue Hose 21-8, including an 11-1 advantage on...
Via Associated Press
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Liberty stops NAIA Southeastern (Fla.) 92-53

Antwan Burrus scored 15 points as Liberty battered NAIA member Southeastern University 92-53 on Saturday night. Joe Retic scored 12 and Tomasz Gielo and John-Caleb Sanders put in 11 points each for the Flames. Southeastern played even with Liberty and led 18-16 until Liberty's Casey Roberts nailed a 3 with 12 minutes remaining in the first half to go up by two. The Flames extended...
Via Associated Press
December 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Hot-shooting Liberty overwhelms Greensboro 84-47

Tomasz Gielo scored 13 points while Antwan Burrus and John-Caleb Sanders each added 12 as Liberty rolled past Division-III Greensboro 84-47 Saturday night. Liberty (4-5) jumped out to an 8-0 lead and never looked back, using a 27-7 run fueled by 3-pointers from Sanders and Casey Roberts to coast toward a 29-point lead at halftime. The Flames continued the onslaught in the second...
Via Associated Press
December 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Burrus leads Liberty over Hampton 70-53

Antwan Burrus had 17 points and 13 rebounds and Liberty earned its first Division I win of the season 70-53 over Hampton in the Corpus Christi Challenge on Friday. Liberty (2-5) took a 13-12 on Burris' free throw with 9:47 left in the first half. It opened a 9-2 run and the Flames steadily built their lead from there. Burris led Liberty's dominance in the paint. The Flames outrebounded...
Via Associated Press
November 29, 2013  |  Discuss

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