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RE: 2018 Football Schedule
(11-27-2017 03:40 AM)army56mike Wrote:  That’s still a big assumption, especially as time passes.
6-6 next year would be fantastic.

Beginning in 2021, and moving forward, I have several expectations for it to be considered a good year.....
1) Win at least 8 regular season games
2) Beat your rival
3) Win your bowl game
4) Win your conference/division championship
5) Finish ranked in the Top 25.

Obviously we don’t have access to #2 or 4 yet, and most likely won’t by my start date anyway.
I admire your enthusiasm. If LU was able to have 4-5 wins I would view as an expected win total.
11-27-2017 10:56 AM
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RE: 2018 Football Schedule
Three of LU’s 2018 opponents are playing in conference championship games today.

Auburn (SEC)
North Texas (CUSA)
Troy (Sun Belt)
12-02-2017 12:13 PM
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RE: 2018 Football Schedule
(12-02-2017 12:13 PM)SumItUp Wrote:  Three of LU’s 2018 opponents are playing in conference championship games today.

Auburn (SEC)
North Texas (CUSA)
Troy (Sun Belt)

Also, I'm not underestimating UMass. They are improving throughout the year and some of their L's were very close. UMass 2017.
12-02-2017 01:42 PM
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RE: 2018 Football Schedule
(12-02-2017 01:42 PM)WesternSkillet Wrote:  
(12-02-2017 12:13 PM)SumItUp Wrote:  Three of LU’s 2018 opponents are playing in conference championship games today.

Auburn (SEC)
North Texas (CUSA)
Troy (Sun Belt)

Also, I'm not underestimating UMass. They are improving throughout the year and some of their L's were very close. UMass 2017.

Holy Smokes!!! Liberty can’t underestimate any team! Look at our history! The only “sure” win is gonna be Norfolk St. I’m not even counting Idaho St. as a sure win even though it should be.
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12-02-2017 07:50 PM
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RE: 2018 Football Schedule
I think Gill lost to Norfolk State early in his tenure if I'm not mistaken.
12-02-2017 09:15 PM
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RE: 2018 Football Schedule
I keep flip flopping on our schedule next year. It’s looking tougher and tougher.
6 Bowl teams. Maybe 4 wins is a pretty good season.

Sep 01 - Old Dominion
Sep 08 - @ Army
Sep 15 - Norfolk State
Sep 22 - North Texas
Sep 29 - @ New Mexico
Oct 06 - @ New Mexico State
Oct 13 - Troy
Oct 20 - Idaho State
Oct 27 - Open
Nov 03 - @ UMass
Nov 10 - @ Virginia
Nov 17 - @ Auburn
Nov 24 - New Mexico State
12-03-2017 12:19 AM
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(12-02-2017 12:13 PM)SumItUp Wrote:  Three of LU’s 2018 opponents are playing in conference championship games today.

Auburn (SEC)
North Texas (CUSA)
Troy (Sun Belt)

I just realized that not only was Troy playing on championship weekend, so was every other team in the Sun Belt. They were one of the top 2 teams in the SB, however.
12-03-2017 01:14 AM
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B - E - A - T

O - D - U !!!
12-27-2017 02:50 AM
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RE: 2018 Football Schedule
I was looking into NMSU a little bit today and noticed that their QB is a senior.

His stats:

319-512
3825 yds
26 tds 16 ints

I point this out because if he is gone next year I doubt NMSU is going to be playing at the same level next year. That game could look more favorable than I previously thought. I might look to see what other teams we play will lose their big playmakers next year.
12-28-2017 10:31 PM
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RE: 2018 Football Schedule
(11-23-2017 06:30 PM)army56mike Wrote:  Looking forward to next football season..... 5 wins?

Sep 01 - Old Dominion
Sep 08 - @ Army
Sep 15 - Norfolk State
Sep 22 - North Texas
Sep 29 - @ New Mexico
Oct 06 - @ New Mexico State
Oct 13 - Troy
Oct 20 - Idaho State
Oct 27 - Open
Nov 03 - @ UMass
Nov 10 - @ Virginia
Nov 17 - @ Auburn
Nov 24 - New Mexico State

I plan on going to the first two games.

You play NMSU twice? That is odd...

Is Liberty bowl eligible in 2018?
01-17-2018 04:15 PM
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