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Liberty University gets approval to start the FBS reclassification program
The NCAA has approved Liberty University’s waiver request for the Football Bowl Subdivision reclassification process.
The university got the notification today after submitting a waiver in January.
Starting with the 2017-18 year, Liberty’s football program will start the FBS reclassification process.
Liberty will compete as a FBS independent during the 2018 season, and be bowl eligible in the 2019 season.