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Buchanan's 3TDs carry Army past Liberty 31-16

Nov. 27, 2021 15:34 PM EST

LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Jakobi Buchanan ran for three touchdowns and Christian Anderson threw for a score and Army beat Liberty 31-16 on Saturday. After Liberty turned it over on downs in five plays to start the game, Cole Talley kicked a 26-yard field goal to give Army...

No. 23 La.-Lafayette tries to keep making history vs ULM

Nov. 26, 2021 16:15 PM EST

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Don’t tell Louisiana-Lafayette coach Billy Napier that Saturday’s game isn’t significant for his No. 23-ranked football squad. The Ragin’ Cajuns (10-1, 7-0) have already clinched the host spot for the Dec. 4 Sun Belt Conference championship...

No. 22 La.-Lafayette beats Liberty for 10th win in a row

Nov. 20, 2021 20:53 PM EST

LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Levi Lewis threw for 166 yards and three touchdowns, Louisiana-Lafayette had six takeaways and seven sacks and the No. 22 Ragin’ Cajuns capped the nonconference portion of their schedule with a 42-14 victory over Liberty on Saturday night. ...

No. 22 La-Lafayette, Liberty put winning streaks on the line

Nov. 19, 2021 11:11 AM EST

LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Something's got to give when No. 22 Louisiana-Lafayette plays at Liberty on Saturday. The Ragin' Cajuns (9-1) have won a program-record nine straight, including four in a row on the road, but will be facing a Flames team coming off a bye whose...

No. 22 Louisiana looking to end Liberty's home win streak

Nov. 18, 2021 21:44 PM EST

No. 22 Louisiana (9-1) at Liberty (7-3), 4 p.m. (ESPNU) Line: Liberty by 4 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Louisiana leads 1-0. WHAT’S AT STAKE? The Ragin Cajuns are looking to solidify...

No. 15 Ole Miss beats Liberty and former coach Freeze, 27-14

Nov. 06, 2021 16:42 PM EDT

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — The return of Hugh Freeze to Mississippi was met with little fanfare and a matter-of-fact victory by the Rebels. Matt Corral threw for 324 yards and a touchdown to lead No. 15 Mississippi past Liberty and the former Rebels coach 27-14 on Saturday. ...

NFL Prospect Watch: QB Willis gets chance to raise profile

Nov. 05, 2021 14:51 PM EDT

Malik Willis refused to settle for a backup role. Liberty's biggest star and potentially the first quarterback selected in April's NFL draft left Auburn after two seasons of mop-up duty and transferred to play for coach Hugh Freeze in Lynchburg, Virginia. It was one of...

Freeze leads Liberty against old team, No. 15 Ole Miss

Nov. 04, 2021 16:17 PM EDT

Liberty (7-2) at No. 15 Mississippi (6-2, No. 16 CFP), Saturday at noon EDT (SEC Network). Line: Mississippi by 8 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: First meeting. WHAT’S AT STAKE? The...

Top QBs meet when Freeze, Liberty visit No. 15 Ole Miss

Nov. 04, 2021 11:45 AM EDT

Hugh Freeze will be back pacing the sidelines in Oxford, Mississippi, and two of college football’s top quarterbacks will square off on the field. Several intriguing storylines will play out when Freeze and quarterback Malik Willis lead Liberty (7-2) against Matt Corral...

College Picks: Upset alerts for Michigan State, Oregon

Nov. 03, 2021 13:43 PM EDT

Michigan State might be fortunate not to be ranked No. 2. Coming off a big win against Michigan, the fifth-ranked Spartans are heading to Purdue, a program with a long history of being one of the college football's most prolific giant killers. Earlier...