Liberty vs. New Mexico State: How to Watch, Schedule, Live Stream Info, Game Time, TV Channel

who plays

State of New Mexico @ Liberty

Current records: New Mexico State 4-6; Freedom 8-3

What you should know

The Liberty Flames have been up 3-1 against the New Mexico State Aggies since October 2018 and have a chance to continue that success on Saturday. The Flames and New Mexico State will go head-to-head in an FBS Independents bout at 12:00 p.m. ET at Williams Stadium. Considering that both teams suffered defeat in their last game, both go into this clash with a little extra motivation.

Liberty entered their contest against the Virginia Tech Hokies last week with no home losses — but there’s a first time for everything. It could have gone either way late during winning time for Liberty or Virginia Tech, but it was Virginia Tech who clinched the 23-22 win. If the result surprises you, it should: Liberty was by far the favourite. Their only offensive touchdown came from QB Johnathan Bennett.

Meanwhile, the odds makers predicted a tough game for the Aggies last week and boy were they right. It couldn’t have gone much worse for them, losing 45-14 to the Missouri Tigers. New Mexico State was in a difficult position at halftime with the score already 21 to nothing. QB Diego Pavia wasn’t much of a difference for New Mexico state; Pavia threw an interception just 76 yards wide.

This next duel looks promising for Liberty, who is favored with a full 24 points. They can be expected to win, but bettors beware: they are only 1-5 against the spread if favored.

Losses put Liberty at 8-3 and the Aggies at 4-6. A few defensive stats to keep in mind as you watch: The Flames rank first in the nation for sacks, with 40 a season. As for New Mexico State, they compete at an average of just 183.7 yards per game, which ranks 15th best in the nation.

how to see

  • When: Saturday at 12 p.m. ET
  • Where: Williams Stadium – Lynchburg, Virginia
  • TV: ESPN Plus
  • Online streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)
  • Consequences: CBS Sports App
  • Ticket cost: $1.00


The Flames are a huge favorite against the Aggies at 24 points, according to the latest college football odds.

The odds makers in this case were right in line with the betting community when the game opened with a 24 point spread and stayed right there.

Over/Under: -110

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series history

Liberty has won three of their last four games against New Mexico State.

  • November 30, 2019 – Liberty 49 vs. New Mexico State 28
  • 10/05/2019 – Liberty 20 vs. New Mexico State 13
  • November 24, 2018 – Liberty 28 vs. New Mexico State 21
  • 10/06/2018 – New Mexico State 49 vs. Liberty 41