BOONE - A double-double by Ashley Rininger and an outstanding all-around effort by Sadalia Ellis helped Liberty post a 74-68 season-opening win at Appalachian State, Friday morning at the Holmes Center.

MOSCOW, ID - Appalachian State makes the second-longest trip in school history this weekend when it travels to Moscow, Idaho for Saturday’s Sun Belt Conference matchup versus Idaho. Kickoff is set for 5 p.m. ET (2 p.m. PT) at Idaho's Kibbie Dome.

BOONE, N.C. – Appalachian State University men’s and women’s basketball are set to open up the 2015-16 regular season at home this weekend. The women open up on Friday, Nov. 13 against Liberty at 11:30 a.m., while the men’s squad will open with Jacksonville on Saturday, Nov. 14 at 2 p.m.

SAN FRANCISCO - Pitcher Madison Bumgarner of the San Francisco Giants has made mark as one of the best pitchers in the National League, let alone Major League Baseball since 2010.

A-State Volleyball Wins SBC Regular-Season Championship....JONESBORO, Ark. – The Arkansas State volleyball team won the 2015 Sun Belt Conference regular-season championship and clinched the number one seed in the SBC Tournament with a 3-0 (25-13, 25-20, 25-20) sweep of Appalachian State Thursday night at the Convocation Center in front of an all-time single-match record crowd of 2,517.