Liberty tops Appalachian State in OT

Boone, NC ( – Josh Woodrum’s 9-yard touchdown pass to Darrin
Peterson in overtime lifted Liberty past Appalachian State, 55-48, on Saturday
– the eighth win by an FCS school over an FBS program this year.

Liberty safety Jacob Hagen intercepted Appalachian State quarterback Taylor
Lamb in the end zone to stop the Mountaineers’ OT possession and end the game.

Woodrum was 24-for-37 for 356 yards and three touchdowns with an interception,
and rushed for a 13-yard touchdown with 6:19 to play in the fourth quarter,
tying the game at 48-48.

D.J. Abnar carried the ball 29 times for 129 yards and two touchdowns, and
Dante Shells had eight receptions for 164 yards and a touchdown for Liberty
(4-3), from the Big South.