2012 Liberty Flames football
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Big South co-champion
ConferenceBig South Conference
Record6–5 (5–1 Big South)
Head coach
Co-offensive coordinatorDennis Wagner
Co-offensive coordinatorAaron Stamn
Co-defensive coordinatorRobert Wimberly
Co-defensive coordinatorVantz Singletary
Home stadiumWilliams Stadium
(Capacity: 19,200)
Seasons
← 2011
2013 →
2012 Big South Conference football standings
Conf Overall
Team   W   L     W   L  
No. 10 Stony Brook +^   5 1     10 3  
Coastal Carolina +^   5 1     8 4  
Liberty +   5 1     6 5  
Charleston Southern   3 3     5 6  
Gardner–Webb   2 4     3 8  
VMI   1 5     2 9  
Presbyterian   0 6     2 9  
  • $ – Conference champion
  • ^ – FCS playoff participant
Rankings from The Sports Network poll

The 2012 Liberty Flames football team represented Liberty University in the 2012 NCAA Division I FCS football season. They were led by first-year head coach Turner Gill and played their home games at Williams Stadium. They were a member of the Big South Conference. They finished the season 6–5, 5–1 in Big South play to claim a share of the Big South Conference championship with Coastal Carolina and Stony Brook. Despite the conference title, the Flames were not invited to the FCS playoffs.

Schedule

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 16:30 pmat Wake Forest*ESPN3L 17–2027,652
September 87:00 pmNorfolk State*Flames Sports Network/MASN2L 24–3115,826
September 153:00 pmat No. 14 Montana*Flames Sports Network/ALT/MASNL 14–3424,991
September 227:00 pmNo. 16 Lehigh*
  • Williams Stadium
  • Lynchburg, VA
Flames Sports Network/MASN (JIP)L 28–2617,139
October 63:30 pmGardner–Webb
  • Williams Stadium
  • Lynchburg, VA
Flames Sports Network/MASNW 42–3518,239
October 132:00 pmat PresbyterianFlames Sports Network/MASN2W 56–75,335
October 203:30 pmConcord*
  • Williams Stadium
  • Lynchburg, VA
Flames Sports Network/MASN2W 21–1318,643
October 273:30 pmat Coastal CarolinaFlames Sports Network/MASN2L 12–366,732
November 33:30 pmCharleston Southern
  • Williams Stadium
  • Lynchburg, VA
Flames Sports Network/MASN2W 26–1213,644
November 103:30 pmNo. 6 Stony Brook
  • Williams Stadium
  • Lynchburg, VA
MASN; ESPN3W 28–1414,419
November 171:30 pmat VMIESPN3W 33–145,202

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