I generally lift later as well, do to practice. I find the later evening quite convenient and I am able to get "hyped up" for lifting.
I would say it's really only bad to lift later if your truly low on energy.
However I want to say studies show morning lifting is when your body is technically in the most anabolic state... but if your tired it doesn't gain you anything.
Over the summer I lifted every morning 8:45 mon, tues, thurs, fri
I've generally lifted later in the day since school started and I don't notice much of a difference.