The Big South Conference is a college athletic conference affiliated with the NCAA's Division I. The conference's football teams are part of the Football Championship Subdivision (formerly Division I-AA). The Big South, founded in 1983, is firmly rooted in the southeastern United States, with member institutions located in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia.
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2007-2008 season, he became the first player in Big South history to reach the 1,800 point/900 rebound club ... became the all time leader rebound leader in Big South Conference history when he grabbed his third rebound against Coastal Carolina ... The 25 boards set a new Big South Conference single game record, previously held by Charleston Southern’s Tony Fairley (1987) and Coastal Carolina University’s Moses Sonko (earlier that season) ...
... The Liberty Flames captured their first Big South Conference football championship with a 31-0 victory over Gardner-Webb University ... their second year under head coach Danny Rocco with an 8-3 record and a 4-0 Big South record to claim the title ... same week, The Liberty University men's soccer team beat Radford University, 2-1, to capture the Big South Conference soccer title and its first appearance in the national tournament ...
... Team Conference Current coach First season Air Force Falcons Mountain West Conference Pilopovich, DaveDave Pilopovich 2012–13 Akron Zips Mid-American Conference Dambrot, KeithKeith Dambrot 2004–0 ... Mary's Mountaineers Northeast Conference Christian, JamionJamion Christian 2012–13 Murray State Racers Ohio Valley Conference Prohm, SteveSteve Prohm 2011 ... Piper 2004–05 NJIT Highlanders Great West Conference Engles, JimJim Engles 2008–09 Norfolk State Spartans Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Evans, AnthonyAnthony Evans 2007–08 North Carolina Tar Heels ...
... On March 6, 2004, Liberty claimed its second-ever Big South Championship with an 89–44 victory over High Point in the championship game in front of 8,515 fans in ... marked the largest margin of victory in the history of the Big South Championship ... leading scorer Karl Hess by retiring his jersey prior to the Flames’ 64–56 victory over Conference USA foe East Carolina on Dec ...
... The Big South Conference Men's Basketball Tournament (popularly known as the Big South Tournament) is the conference championship tournament in basketball for the Big South Conference ... The winner, declared conference champion, receives the conference's automatic bid to the NCAA men's basketball tournament ...
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