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Chants sweep SoCon Lacrosse Player of the Week awards

For the second-straight week, the Coastal Carolina women’s lacrosse team swept the Southern Conference Women’s Lacrosse Player of the Week awards, as Samantha Courtemanche was named the Offensive Player of the Week while Claire Martell was tabbed the Defensive Player of the Week.

CCU forward Essam Mostafa named Sun Belt Player of the Week

CCU women’s basketball to face Little Rock in Sun Belt Tournament opener

Chanticleers earn first-round bye in Sun Belt Conference Tournament

Strong second half propels Chants to 15-7 win in women’s lacrosse

Mostafa, Jones lead CCU men to road win at Troy, 76-71

CCU Softball takes two In doubleheader against Lipscomb

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Coastal Baseball uses long ball to top No. 23 Mountaineers, 10-5

  Lucky’s grand slam leads Chants to 8-1 win over Bryant

Chanticleers pick up road win at Troy, 75-59

CCU women’s basketball falls short against Troy, 97-82

Six Chants earn SBC honors; Socastee grad Arnold named Freshman & Newcomer of the Year

Coastal Men’s Soccer to join Conference USA

Socastee grad Jermaisha Arnold wins 400-meters title; CCU places sixth at SBC Indoor Championships

Led by the 2021 Sun Belt Women’s Indoor Track & Field 400-meters champion Jermaisha Arnold, the Coastal Carolina women’s indoor track & field team totaled seven top-five finishes on day two of the 2021 Sun Belt Conference Women’s Track & Field Championships.

Coastal baseball downs No. 16 Wake Forest in extras, 4-1

Coastal Carolina baseball took advantage of an error and three bases-loaded walks in the top of the 12th inning to defeat the No. 16 nationally-ranked Wake Forest Demon Deacons 4-1 in extra innings on Tuesday night in Winston-Salem, N.C.

  Coastal softball splits doubleheader with ECU

For the second day in the row, the Coastal Carolina softball team (2-2) won the first game of the day but followed it up with a game two loss during the Battle at the Beach tournament.

  No. 23 CCU splits a pair of one-run games with No. 16 Duke on Sunday

The Coastal Carolina baseball team split a pair of one-run games with No. 16 Duke on Sunday afternoon at Springs Brooks Stadium. The split puts Coastal at 1-2 on the season. Duke ended the weekend at 2-1.

  Double-doubles by Jones, Dibba lead CCU past Georgia Southern, 65-55

  Coastal Carolina baseball kicks off 2021 campaign, athletic director excited for full season

CCU Softball splits two to open 2021 season

  No. 23 Coastal Baseball falls in season opener to No. 16 Duke

Coastal Carolina softball postpones weekend tournament by one day due to weather

CCU baseball opener against Duke pushed back one day due to weather

CCU picked to win East; Chavers, Weiss named preseason All-Sun Belt

The Coastal Carolina Chanticleers were picked to finish first in the Sun Belt Conference East Division and received a total of 10 first-place votes in the 2021 Sun Belt Conference Baseball Preseason Coaches’ Poll, the league announced on Monday.

CCU outfielder Parker Chavers named NCWBA preseason All-American

Coastal Carolina’s Parker Chavers continues to bring in the preseason accolades prior to the 2021 season, as he was named to the 2021 NCBWA Division I Preseason All-America second team, it was announced by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) on Wednesday.

Limited number of Coastal Carolina baseball tickets to go on sale

The Chanticleers open the season Friday against No. 16 Duke.

CCU spring football game canceled due to threat of severe weather

The threat of severe thunderstorms has led to the cancellation of Coastal Carolina University’s annual spring football game.

CCU Women’s Indoor Track & Field finishes regular season at USC Indoor Open

The Chanticleers recorded 13 top-10 finishes while three Chants climbed into the top-10 of the Coastal Carolina all-time indoor performance list in four different events.

Season-opening tournament for Coastal Carolina softball called off due to weather

The Chants were originally scheduled to face No. 23 Tennesee on Friday.

Blount scores 30 in Coastal’s 72-58 loss to App State

Junior forward Aja Blount scored a season-high 30 points for Coastal Carolina, but her standout effort wasn’t enough as Appalachian State pulled away in the second half for a 72-58 win in a Sun Belt Conference women’s basketball game Wednesday night at the HTC Center.

  CCU men’s basketball games against App State canceled due to COVID-19

The games were set for Thursday, Feb. 11, and Saturday, Feb. 13.

South Alabama scores come-from-behind win over Coastal Carolina, 61-56

Chanticleer women’s basketball falls after leading in the fourth quarter.

Chants fall on Saturday at South Alabama, 70-66

The Chants entered the weekend as the conference’s top field goal percentage team, but that did not hold up in the two losses this weekend.

South Alabama hits 19 threes, Coastal women fall to the Jags, 95-75

South Alabama senior guard Savannah Jones scored a season-high 22 points and Sun Belt Conference rival South Alabama hit a school-record 19 three-pointers as the Jaguars led from start to finish in a convincing 95-75 women’s basketball win over Coastal Carolina on Saturday afternoon.

Cold-shooting Chants fall at South Alabama, 71-65

The Chants were cold from the field, only connecting on 33% of shots.

CCU’s Chadwell sees big pay bump after breakout season

Coastal Carolina head football coach Jamey Chadwell was rewarded with a new contract after the Chants best season in school history.

Socastee product Jermaisha Arnold named SBC Women’s Track Athlete of the Week

Arnold continued her dominance in the 400-meters over the indoor season last week, as she posted her third consecutive win in the event, this time racing to the finish line in a time of 54.01 at the Bob Pollock Invitational at Clemson on Jan. 29.

Coastal Football adds two mid-year transfers for 2021

Coastal Carolina football head coach Jamey Chadwell and his staff are excited to announce the addition of two student-athletes in mid-year transfers Zovon Lindsay (Fayetteville, N.C./NC State) and Emmanuel Johnson (North Charleston, S.C.//Georgia Tech).

Coastal Carolina announces 2021 softball schedule

The Chants will kick off the 2021 season as part of the Kickin' Chicken Classic on Feb. 12.

CCU women’s basketball to make up two conference games

Both conference games will be broadcast live on ESPN+

Coastal men lose on late three-pointer at Georgia Southern, 61-58

DeVante’ Jones scored a game-high 27 points, but it was not enough as Coastal Carolina fell 61-58 at Georgia Southern Saturday afternoon in a Sun Belt Conference game.

  CCU baseball returns to the diamond with excitement, plenty of questions to be answered

With it being 10 months since they’ve last played, the guys are excited to be back together preparing for real game action.

  Former CCU defensive end Tarron Jackson making most of Senior Bowl opportunity

Former Coastal Carolina defensive end Tarron Jackson is taking part in the biggest job interview of his life this week. Jackson is preparing to take the field on Saturday in Mobile in the Reese’s Senior Bowl.

CCU men pick up first road win of the season, 79-62 over Georgia Southern

Tyrik Dixon scored a career-high 21 points to lead Coastal Carolina to a 79-62 road win over Georgia Southern Friday night in Statesboro, Ga.

Coastal Carolina postpones women’s basketball games due to COVID-19 protocols

The Chants were scheduled to be in action this weekend.

CCU beach volleyball receiving votes in AVCA Preseason Poll

The "Sandy Chants" open up the season on Feb. 28.

  ‘Ain’t no magic:’ Chants say 2020 was product of hard work as they open spring practice

Coming off their best season since joining the FBS, the expectations are high for the Chanticleers to one up what they were able to do last fall.

CCU men’s golf takes team title at Any Given Tuesday Intercollegiate

The Chanticleers improved over all three days of play at the spring opener, posting team scores of 282, 275, and 270 to run away with the victory with a 54-hole score of 827, 37-under par.

CCU guard DeVante’ Jones named to Mid-Season Lou Henson Award watch list

This season, Jones leads both the Chanticleers and the Sun Belt Conference in points per game at 22.4, steals per game at 3.7, and total steals with 52 on the season.

CCU Football to start spring practices Wednesday, spring game set for Feb. 18

The spring practice season includes 15 practices over a four-week span with it culminating with the annual Spring Game on Thursday, Feb. 18, at 6:30 p.m. inside Brooks Stadium.

CCU guard DeVante’ Jones named Sun Belt Player of the Week

Jones led the Chanticleers to back-to-back come-from-behind wins over Troy this past weekend. He averaged 23.5 points per game while shooting over 56 percent (13-of-23) from the field including a solid 63 percent (5-for-8) on his three-point attempts and 94 percent (16-of-17) at the free throw line.

Make Your 2021 Football Season Ticket Deposit Today

Starting Monday, Jan. 25, the Chanticleer Athletics Ticket Office will be accepting deposits for 2021 football season tickets.

Chanticleers race to three wins on Saturday

The Coastal Carolina women’s indoor track & field team capped its three days of competition at the Liberty Elite Invitational this weekend with three first-place finishes in the 60-meter dash, 400-meter dash, and the 4x400-meter relay.

Chanticleer women lose second-straight on the road at Troy

The Coastal Carolina women’s basketball team dropped an 84-53 decision to the Troy Trojans on Saturday afternoon in Sun Belt Conference play in Troy, Ala.

  Dibba’s key baskets lift Coastal to 70-65 win over Troy

DeVante’ Jones scored 17 points and Ebrima Dibba hit two key baskets in the final 14 seconds as Coastal Carolina hung on for a 70-65 win over Troy in a Sun Belt Conference game Saturday afternoon at the HTC Center.

Coastal Women’s Basketball falls on road at Troy

The Coastal Carolina women’s basketball team got off to a slow start on Friday, Jan. 22, against the Troy Trojans and dropped a 104-59 decision on the road in Sun Belt Conference play.

  Jones’ 30 points leads CCU to comeback victory over Troy

Coastal Carolina’s star, DeVante’ Jones, shined the brightest when it counted the most, scoring 24 of his game-high 30 points in the second half to lead the Chanticleers to a come-from-behind 90-81 win over Sun Belt Conference foe Troy on Friday night at the HTC Center.

Young Chants stand out on Day 2 of Liberty Elite Invite

Chanticleers had eight underclassmen compete on Thursday.

Williams and Pearsall compete on Day 1 of Liberty Elite Invite

The CCU duo competed in five events for the pentathlon

CCU women’s basketball to make up game at Georgia State

The Chants were originally scheduled to play the Panthers earlier this month.

CCU head coach Jamey Chadwell named George Munger Coach of the Year

The Maxwell Football Club announced that Coastal Carolina’s Jamey Chadwell has been selected as the 2020 George Munger Collegiate Coach of the Year Award winner.

CCU baseball to play full schedule in 2021

The Coastal Carolina University baseball team has unveiled its 2021 schedule.

CCU QB Grayson McCall honored as FWAA Most Inspirational Freshman for 2020

After missing most of the first month of preseason fall camp in July due to COVID-19 protocols and procedures, McCall was superb in his first season as the starting quarterback for the nationally-ranked Chanticleers.

Chants shine in Gamecock Opener on Saturday

The Coastal Carolina University indoor track & field team opened up its indoor season at the Gamecock Opener on Saturday in Columbia, S.C. with a total of 28 top-10 finishes on the day.

Late comeback lifts Georgia State past CCU women, 76-65

A furious comeback by Georgia State in the fourth quarter erased a career-high scoring night by Coastal Carolina sophomore guard Deaja Richardson as the Panthers scored a 76-65 women’s basketball Sun Belt Conference victory on Saturday at the HTC Center.

CCU Men’s Basketball falls at Georgia State, 71-68

The Coastal Carolina men’s basketball fell 71-68 in a back-and-forth Sun Belt Conference road tussle with Georgia State Saturday afternoon in Atlanta.

  CCU senior linebacker Silas Kelly announces return for 2021 season

Coastal Carolina is getting one of its key leaders and top defenders back for the 2021 season. Senior linebacker Silas Kelly took to Twitter this morning to announce his plans to return next fall.

CCU Women’s Basketball drops first Sun Belt home contest

Sophomore guard Deaja Richardson scored a season-high 15 points but it wasn’t enough as Georgia State led all the way in beating Coastal Carolina 73-55 Friday night in Sun Belt Conference women’s basketball action at the HTC Center.

  CCU Men’s Basketball hits the road for single contest at Georgia State

The Coastal Carolina men’s basketball team will hit the road for a Saturday contest as the Chanticleers will travel to Atlanta, Ga. to take on Georgia State on Saturday, Jan. 16 at 2 p.m. ET. The game at Georgia State slated for Friday night, Jan. 15, has been postponed.

  CCU Women’s Basketball returns to the HTC Center this weekend

The Coastal Carolina women’s basketball team will finally make its return to The HTC Center this Friday, Jan. 15, at 6 p.m. ET when the Chanticleers host Sun Belt Conference member Georgia State.

CCU offensive lineman Willie Lampkin named to ESPN College Football’s True Freshman All-America Team

The freshman All-America honor is the third for the Florida native who was also named to the 2020 247Sports True Freshman All-America team and The Athletic’s 2020 College Football Freshman All-America team.

Coastal Football finishes the season ranked No. 14 nationally

The 2020 football season was a historical one for the Coastal Carolina football program and it was capped off with a final national ranking of No. 14 overall in both the final Associated Press Top 25 Poll and Amway Coaches Top 25 Poll presented by USA Today Sports, it was announced today.

CCU Men’s Basketball picks up ranking in latest CollegeInsider.com Poll

The Coastal Carolina University men’s basketball team’s hot start has caught some national attention as CollegeInsider.com has ranked the Chanticleers 22nd in its latest Men’s Mid-Major Top 25 poll.

Chants Up! Coastal claims No. 14 ranking in final AP poll

An historic season for Coastal Carolina has earned the Chants the No. 14 national ranking the final poll of the year by The Associated Press.

  Green’s career-high 28 points leads CCU past South Alabama

Garrick Green got his first start of the season and the senior forward responded with a career high 28 points as Coastal Carolina led from start to finish in beating South Alabama, 83-69, in a Sun Belt Conference game Saturday afternoon at the HTC Center.

Coastal men rally from 16-point first half deficit to defeat South Alabama

Junior standout DeVante’ Jones scored 19 of his game-high 26 points in the second half as Coastal Carolina rallied from 16 points down and pulled away in the final six minutes for a 78-65 win over South Alabama in a Sun Belt Conference game Friday night at the HTC Center.

CCU women drop Sun Belt opener at South Alabama

The Coastal Carolina women’s basketball team finally returned to action after a 28-day hiatus on Friday evening, as the Chanticleers fell on the road 68-57 at South Alabama in Mobile, Ala. in the Chants’ Sun Belt Conference opener.

Coastal’s Tarron Jackson, CJ Brewer tabbed All-Americans by Phil Steele

A pair of Coastal Carolina University redshirt senior defensive linemen were recognized by the Phil Steele Publication for their play in 2020, as defensive end Tarron Jackson was named a first-team All-American while defensive tackle C.J. Brewer was tabbed an honorable mention All-American.

CCU’s Tarron Jackson earns 2020 Walter Camp First-Team All-America honors

Coastal Carolina redshirt senior defensive end Tarron Jackson was named to the 2020 Walter Camp All-America first team, the Walter Camp Football Foundation announced on Thursday, Jan. 7.

  CCU’s Jamey Chadwell wins 2020 Eddie Robinson Award

Chadwell is a first-time winner of the Eddie Robinson Award and the first coach from the Sun Belt Conference to win the honor. He was selected from voting by the entire FWAA membership from a field of eight other finalists from seven FBS conferences and the nation’s top independent program.

CCU outfielder Parker Chavers tabbed a 2021 Preseason All-American by Perfect Game

Chavers, who was a 2020 Baseball America, Perfect Game, and D1 Baseball Preseason All-American last year before the 2020 season, missed the abbreviated 2020 spring slate while recovering from offseason surgery.