Signing day 2017 is just a few weeks away. As we continue to inch towards February 1st, here’s a look at where the Flames currently stand with the Class of 2017:


QB Mason Cunningham (JUCO)

The Flames picked up a commitment from Cunningham, a JUCO QB prospect originally from Shelbyville, Tennessee. Cunningham spent this past season at Northeast Mississippi Community College in Booneville, Mississippi. He was 160/280 passing for 1,810 yards, 12 touchdowns, and 13 interceptions at Northeast, while also rushing for 185 yards and 6 touchdowns. He has 3 years of eligibility and a redshirt year remaining. He has enrolled for the spring semester.

OL Cooper McCaw

The 6’5″, 270 pound prospect from Grapevine, Texas chose the Flames over Arkansas State and Louisiana Lafayette. To all those who have asked, he is not related to Liberty’s new Athletic Director Ian McCaw.

OL/DL Elisha Mitchell

Mitchell is a 6’3″, 300 pound prospect from Virginia Beach where he attends Bayside High. He committed to Liberty over an offer from Norfolk State.

OL Tristan Schultz

Schultz is originally from Culver, Indiana where he attended Culver Community High School. After graduating from Culver, he spent this past season at Fork Union Military Academy. Schultz is a 6’5″, 280 pound prospect. He has enrolled at Liberty for the spring semester.

WR Khaleb Coleman

Coleman committed to Liberty over offers from Coastal Carolina, Florida A&M, and Youngstown State. He is a 6’3″, 185 pound prospect from Washington, DC., where he attends Woodrow Wilson High School. He had 956 receiving yards and 13 touchdowns on 39 receptions this past season.

DL Jayod Sanders

Sanders attends Leon High School in Tallahassee, Florida where he played linebacker, defensive end, and tight end. The 6’3″, 215 pound prospect was originally committed to NC Central before decommiting and committing to the Flames. He will play defensive end at Liberty.

LB Remington Green

Green was the first commitment in the class of 2017 when he committed back in June. He is a 6’1″, 210 pound prospect from King George, Virginia.

LB Amarii’ Jenkins

Jenkins committed to Coach Gill and the Flames this past weekend. He is a 6’2″, 195 pound prospect from Ocala, Florida. As a senior at West Port High School, he recorded 34 tackles, had 3 interceptions, caused 3 fumbles, and deflected 2 passes.

DB Aaron Pierre   

Pierre is a 6’0″, 190 pound prospect from Cambridge-Christian School in Tampa, Florida. He also had offers from Bowling Green and Buffalo. He played both safety and running back in high school, but will begin his Liberty career as a defensive back.

DB Tyler Murray

Murray is a 6’2″, 180 pound defensive back from Jacksonville, Florida. He chose Liberty over offers from Troy, Elon, and Samford.

Pending Offers

QB Matt Bethel

With a commitment from a quarterback already, it’s likely the Flames have moved on from Bethel.

RB Olico Dennis

Dennis says that Liberty is no longer showing interest.

RB Jaden Gardner

The Flames haven’t really kept in contact with Gardner much recently.

RB Anthony Johnson, Jr

There hasn’t been much activity from Liberty in the past few weeks. It could change though if other prospects land elsewhere.

RB Anthony Smith

Smith reportedly has offers from Louisiana Monroe, New Mexico, UTSA, Utah State, Air Force, Army, Illinois State, Missouri State, Navy, SF Austin, and Tulane. No word on if Liberty is still in the mix.

WR Sam Crawford    

Crawford has offers from numerous FBS schools. He has taken his first two visits to Air Force and Tulane. No word of a Liberty visit on his horizon.

WR Bralan Fuller

Fuller also has offers from Presbyterian and North Greenville. He is a 5’11”, 152 pound prospect from Easley, South Carolina.

WR Lio’Undre Gallimore

The Flames are no longer showing interest in the 5’9″, 170 pound prospect from Miami.

WR Justin Gibbs    

Gibbs has several offers from both FBS and FCS schools and no word of a Liberty visit prior to signing day. He had an in-home visit with Georgia State on Monday.

WR Tyshun Odom

Everything has been quiet on the Odom front for a while. He had reported offers from Old Dominion, Gardner-Webb, NC Central, and Tusculum.

WR Fidel Ogbeifun

Ogbeifun is a 6’3″, 215 pound prospect from Douglasville, Georgia.

TE Josh Fletcher

No recent interest from the Flames.

TE Kris Leach

Leach visited Ohio this past weekend. Leach attends Liberty High School in Bealeton, Virginia.

TE Kenneth Nelson    

Nelson tells us he has already taken an official visit to Liberty. He also has offers from Air Force, Jackson State, Lamar, Memphis, Missouri State, and SF Austin. He says he plans on taking other visits prior to signing day, but no word as of yet as to where those visits may be. He is a 6’2″, 215 pound prospect from Addison, Texas.

TE Malik Thirdgill   

Thirdgill also has offers from Cornell, Portland State, and Weber State. The 6’4″, 220 pound prospect from Portland, Oregon is expected to visit Liberty this weekend.

OL Ty Clary

Clary has several offers and no word of a visit to Liberty on his horizon.

OL Gray Davis   

Davis has several offers and no word of a visit to Liberty on his horizon.

DL James Anderson

No recent news from Anderson on his recruitment.

DL Ben Gansallo

No recent news from Gansallo on his recruitment.

DL Adrian Hope

Liberty is no longer showing interest in Hope.

DL Brock Houston

No recent news from Houston on his recruitment.

DL Tyran Hunt    

Liberty is no longer showing interest in Hunt.

DL R’Quan LeBlanc

No recent news from LeBlanc on his recruitment.

DL London Lewis    

Lewis has offers from Appalachian State, Charleston Southern, Eastern Kentucky, Elon, Memphis, Mercer, Miami (OH), Middle Tennessee State, South Alabama, Tulane, South Florida, and Western Carolina. The 6’5″ prospect from Atlanta, Georgia’s St. Pius X Catholic High Shcool is expected to visit Liberty this weekend.

DL Ian Newton

Liberty is no longer showing interest in Newton.

DL Kenneth Orji    

Orji took an official visit to Air Force a couple weeks ago. No word of a pending visit to Liberty.

DL Camron Peterson

Liberty is no longer showing interest in Peterson.

DL Rodshon Williams

No recent news from Williams on his recruitment.

LB T.D. Blackmon    

No recent news from Blackmon on his recruitment.

LB Patrick Johnson

No recent news from Johnson on his recruitment.

LB Malik Horton    

Horton has announced his final 8 of Michigan, Wisconsin, LSU, Auburn, Florida State, Louisville, Maryland, and Michigan State.

LB Tah’Shim Knight   

No recent news from Knight on his recruitment.

LB Kyle Syvarth

No recent news from Syvarth on his recruitment other than he picked up an offer from Charleston Southern in December.

DB Carl Robertgeau

No recent news from Robertgeau on his recruitment.

DB Tylen Small

Liberty hasn’t shown any recent interest in Small.

DB Grant Stuard   

No recent news from Stuard on his recruitment.

ATH Montrel Cooper

No recent news from Cooper on his recruitment.

ATH Kimani Donaldson

No recent news from Donaldson on his recruitment.

ATH Travell Harris   

Harris visited Arizona this past weekend. It doesn’t sound like Liberty is on his radar anymore.

ATH Mark Henderson

Liberty is no longer showing interest in Henderson.

ATH Anthony Quintana

No recent news from Quintana on his recruitment.

ATH Latheron Rogers-Anderson    

No recent news from Rogers-Anderson on his recruitment who decommitted from East Carolina in November.

ATH Chauncy Smart    

No recent news from Smart on his recruitment.

ATH D.J. Stubbs    

We haven’t been able to confirm it, but all signs point to Stubbs as committing to Liberty just before the Christmas holiday. He’s a 5’9″, 160 pound prospect from Jacksonville, Florida. He was originally committed to Florida International, but he decommitted in mid-December. He has numerous offers including Appalachian State, Charleston Southern, Elon, Furman, Old Dominion, Richmond, Samford, UT Martin, and Western Kentucky. He would play wide receiver with the Flames.

ATH Dion Watkins

Liberty is no longer showing interest in Watkins.

Pledged Elsewhere Recently

OL Pat Bartlett    

Liberty’s coaching staff was working to get Bartlett on a visit the weekend of the 27th, but he committed to Georgia State while on a visit this past weekend.

DB Allan George

The Flames jumped in the recruiting game late with George, offering him after the 2016 season. He was scheduled to visit Liberty this weekend, but committed to Richmond this past weekend while on a visit with the Spiders.

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