CONWAY – Fueled by 42 total rebounds for a plus-13 advantage on the boards and nine 3-pointers the Coastal Carolina men's basketball team dispatched in-state foe South Carolina State 66-52 Tuesday evening inside The HTC Center.
CCU improved to 5-2 overall with the victory, while SC State dropped to 1-5. The teams will meet again on Dec. 14 in Orangeburg.
Coastal finished the contest connecting on 24-of-49 attempts for a 49.0 field goal percentage, while SC State was 17-of-55 (30.9 percent) from the floor. The Chanticleers also outscored the Bulldogs 24-10 in the paint.