The Liberty Flames will host the New Mexico State Aggies within the 2023 Convention USA Soccer Championship Recreation on Friday, Dec. 1.
Liberty and New Mexico State will meet at Williams Stadium in Lynchburg, Va. The sport will probably be televised by CBS Sports activities Community (CBSSN) at 7:00pm ET.
The Liberty Flames, presently 7-0 in CUSA play and 10-0 total, clinched a spot within the CUSA Championship Recreation on Tuesday, Oct. 24 after their 42-29 victory on the street towards the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers. The next week on Saturday, Nov. 4, Liberty clinched the highest spot within the standings and the precise to host the CUSA Championship Recreation by defeating Louisiana Tech at house, 56-30.
Earlier on Sunday, Liberty made its first look within the AP Prime 25 Ballot this season at No. 25. The Flames are simply exterior the Coaches Ballot (second in others receiving votes) and have but to be ranked by the School Soccer Playoff committee.
Liberty is led by head coach Jamey Chadwell, who’s in his first season with the Flames. Chadwell was beforehand the top coach at Coastal Carolina from 2019 by way of 2022.
The New Mexico State Aggies clinched their spot within the 2023 CUSA Championship Recreation after upsetting Western Kentucky on the street on Saturday, 38-29. New Mexico State is now 6-1 in CUSA motion and 8-3 total.
New Mexico State head coach Jerry Kill is in his second season with the Aggies. Final season, Kill led the staff to solely its second bowl win since 1960.
Liberty and New Mexico State each joined Convention USA this season after 5 seasons as a Soccer Bowl Subdivision (FBS) Unbiased. The Flames and Aggies will every be making their first convention sport look as an FBS member.
Liberty and New Mexico State final met in Week 3 of the 2023 season in Lynchburg. The Flames defeated the Aggies in that contest, 33-17.