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Coastal blows big lead in comeback win by Rebels

The Coastal Carolina men’s basketball team let one get away Thursday night, and it was a whopper. The Chants (8-3) made six of their first eight shots, including their first five from 3-point range, on the way to 66.7 percent shooting from the floor and 8-of-11 shooting from 3-point range in the first half. The Chanticleers led by as many as 17 and went into halftime leading 41-28. Sparked by... 

Coastal QB Ross to have surgery on throwing arm

Coastal Carolina head football coach Joe Moglia announced today that quarterback Alex Ross will have surgery Thursday on his throwing arm. Ross was injured during the NCAA Division I Championship quarterfinal game at North Dakota State. He scored two rushing touchdowns and led Coastal to 32-31 advantage in the fourth quarter before the three-time defending national champion Bison scored midway through... 

Backus, Hamilton named to AP All-American squad

Coastal Carolina seniors Quinn Backus (Greenwood) and Chad Hamilton (Charleston) were named to the 2014 Associated Press Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) All-America team. Backus was tabbed first team and Hamilton was voted to the second team. This is the second consecutive year Coastal has landed two players on the AP FCS All-America team as Backus and Jamey Cheatwood (third team) were honored... 

Lady Chants top NC Central for third straight victory

Anna Vogt’s fourth double-double of the season paced the Chanticleers (7-2, 1-0) as the Coastal Carolina women’s basketball team defeated the visiting North Carolina Central Eagles (2-9, 0-2) 67-52 Wednesday night at The HTC Center  The junior forward’s game-leading 19 points and team-leading 11 rebounds buoyed the Chants to their sixth win of the season against a non-Big South opponent as Coastal... 

Chants enter Ole Miss game ranked in mid-major top 25

With an 8-2 record, including a win at Southeastern Conference member Auburn, the Coastal Carolina men’s basketball team has surged into the CollegeInsider.com Mid-Major Top 25 Poll, checking in at 21. The appearance in the poll is the Chanticleers’ first since ranking 25th on Dec. 19, 2011. Coastal reached a program-high in the poll with a third-place ranking on Feb. 14, 2011, while riding a program-record... 

Backus named back-to-back Walter Camp All-American

For the second straight season, Coastal Carolina linebacker Quinn Backus was named to the prestigious 25-man Walter Camp Football Championship Subdivision All-American team. The team was selected by the head coaches and sports information directors of the FCS schools and certified by the accounting and auditing firm, Marcum LLP. Backus joins South Dakota running back Zack Zenner, Missouri State defensive... 

Hamilton nets All-American; CCU trio in awards top 10

Coastal Carolina offensive lineman Chad Hamilton  was named to the 25-man American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) All-American team, and head coach Joe Moglia, linebacker Quinn Backus and quarterback Alex Ross each finished among the top 10 in The Sports Network’s Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) national individual honors, voted upon by national... 

Chants run away with win over instate rival Bulldogs

Fueled by double-figure scoring efforts by Warren Gillis, Elijah Wilson and Tristian Curtis along with a dominate effort on the glass, Coastal Carolina rolled to a 57-43 victory against South Carolina State Sunday at the Bulldogs’ Smith-Hammond-Middleton Memorial Center. Gillis paced Coastal, which improved to 8-2 with its third straight victory, with a game-high 13 points. Wilson scored 12, while... 

Chants fall shy to three-time FCS national champ Bison

Coastal Carolina scored on consecutive possessions to end the third quarter and start the fourth, taking a 32-31 lead with 14:56 left to play in the game. However, the defending three-time national champion North Dakota State Bison, seeded and ranked second, used a 45-yard touchdown run and two-point conversion with 9:28 remaining to claim a 39-32 victory in the quarterfinal of the NCAA Division I... 

Coastal rolls past Radford to claim Big South opener

The Coastal Carolina women’s basketball team cruised to a 75-42 victory over Radford on Saturday afternoon as the Chanticleers held a wire-to-wire lead in their first Big South Conference game of the season. With the win the Chants improve to 6-2 overall, 1-0 in conference play. The Highlanders, meanwhile, fall to 2-6 and remain winless in Big South games at 0-2. Coastal’s guards shouldered much... 
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