The Liberty Flames (1-1) return to the court on Monday night for the team’s first home game against a Division I team facing North Carolina Central. This will be the first ever meeting between the two teams. The Eagles are 0-2 on the season following losses at No. 18 Virginia, 73-61, and at Appalachian State, 79-75.

Here’s everything you need to know for Monday night’s matchup:

How to Watch – Liberty Flames (1-1) vs NC Central (0-2)

Odds and Statistics

  • KenPom currently gives Liberty an 87 percent chance to win the game with a predicted score of 74-62.
  • ESPN’s Basketball Power Index currently gives Liberty a 81.4 percent chance to win the game.

Previous Matchup

  • N/A, first ever matchup

Probable Starters

Stat Leaders (2022 Season)


  • Points: Brody Peebles – 13.5 PPG
  • Rebounds: Joseph Venzant – 5.5 RPG
  • Assists: Colin Porter – 5.0 APG

Liberty HC Ritchie McKay Pre-NC Central: