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  Tidelands Health, CCU team up to offer free COVID-19 testing to student athletes, athletic staff

Tidelands Health is partnering with Coastal Carolina University to provide free COVID-19 testing to student-athletes and athletic department staff members as voluntary workouts on campus resume.

  Social distancing at CCU football games a real possibility, athletic director says

CCU defensive star signs free agent deal with Jets

CCU suspends all athletic activities indefinitely due to COVID-19

  Coastal Carolina football ends spring sessions with soggy spring game

CCU baseball coach Gilmore has a form of liver cancer, according to university

CCU’s Williams named ESPNW’s National Player of the Week

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CCU’s Williams scores record-setting 51 points in win over Troy

Initial test reveal Chants’ Gilmore has possible liver cancer, CCU says

  CCU baseball leaning on bunting, ‘small ball’ offense for runs in 2020

Coastal Carolina Drops Close Game to Arkansas State

Hippolyte Leads Coastal Carolina Past UTA

Jones Scores 23 as CCU Rallies Past Georgia State

Burton, Jones Lead CCU Past South Alabama

Chants record first Sun Belt win

  WMBF Investigates: How are CCU’s football attendance numbers calculated?

Since Coastal Carolina University made the switch to the Sun Belt Conference, the university has spent millions on upgrades and reportedly increased its game attendance by thousands, but empty stands remain.

Former CCU baseball star proposes at home plate

G.K. Young made magic in 2016 when he helped the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers baseball team win the school’s first national title.

Marable leads Coastal Carolina past Texas State 24-21

Chanticleers end year on a high note.

Chants Drop Heartbreaker in One-Point Loss at Arkansas State

Coastal Carolina beats Hampden-Sydney for 1st win of the season

Marable’s late score gives Coastal Carolina 1st league win

Chants Drop Hard-Fought Triple Overtime Contest at Georgia Southern

Ellington, Georgia State run over Coastal Carolina, 31-21

Chants Come Up Short at App State in Sun Belt Opener

  Chants confident ahead of conference opener against Sun Belt’s best App State

Coastal Carolina University enters Saturday’s Sun Belt opener against the Appalachian State Mountaineers as a 3-1 team.

Coastal Routes UMass in 62-28 Road Win

Coastal Carolina football scored nine touchdowns in the win

Chants Run Over Spartans for Home Win

Coastal improves to 2-1

Chants over Jayhawks, CCU earns historic first Power 5 victory

The Chanticleers beat Kansas 12-7 in Lawrence, Kansas.

Swinney, Clemson open doors to displaced Coastal Carolina football team

Colleges and universities around the state of South Carolina are extending a helping hand to those displaced by Hurricane Dorian.

  CCU hosts Eastern Michigan Saturday at newly renovated Brooks Stadium

A new season of football is just days away for Coastal Carolina University who will open the season at home Saturday afternoon against Eastern Michigan.

  CCU unveils new stadium additions before 2019 home openers

It’s been nearly two year since Coastal Carolina University broke ground on their stadium expansion project, which has doubled the amount of seating inside Brooks Stadium.

  Young Chants hope ‘effort and intensity’ push 2019 squad to bowl bid

With just four seniors on the roster, leadership is at a premium for the 2019 Coastal Carolina Chanticleer football team.

Veteran Assistant Bryant Foster Joins Coastal Coaching Staff

Had been co-defensive coordinator at Charleston Southern

Clemson, Coastal Carolina place players on Awards watch lists on Friday

Rimington, Mackey Awards release lists

Former CCU baseball star named to American League All-Star team

Former Coastal Carolina baseball standout, Tommy La Stella, has made Chanticleer history.

Former CCU baseball standout a finalist in inaugural Google MLB All-Star Starters Election

Former Coastal Carolina baseball standout Tommy La Stella is a finalist for the inaugural Google MLB All-Star Starters Election.

  Brothers aim to lead CCU cross country team into new lanes after record-shattering season

A sibling rivalry on the national stage as two in teal set personal bests at this weeks NCAA Track and Field and Cross Country national championships in Austin Texas.

Coastal Carolina stays alive in NCAA Regionals with win over Florida A&M

Coastal Carolina didn’t let their first loss in the NCAA Regionals keep them down.

Coastal offense sputters, Auburn takes advantage in Atlanta regional opener

The electric offense that helped catapult Coastal Carolina into the Atlanta regional was MIA Friday as the Chants struggled to keep up with the high-powered Tigers.

  CCU warms up in Atlanta ahead of regional match-up against battle-tested Auburn

Coastal Carolina enters the Atlanta Regional on a hot streak.

Students, fans, community to send CCU baseball off to NCAA Regionals

The Coastal Carolina Chanticleers are headed back to the NCAA Regionals, and they need your help to send them off to Atlanta.

Coastal baseball lands in Atlanta for NCAA regional

Fresh off their Sun Belt Championship win, the Coastal Carolina University Chanticleers baseball team now know where they’ll play their first game in regional action in the 2019 NCAA Baseball Tournament

Coastal baseball claims back-to-back Sun Belt tourney Championships after 5 wins in 6 days

The Coastal Carolina Chanticleer baseball team is headed back to the NCAA Regionals after an electric run through the Sun Belt Tournament.

Coastal Carolina defeated ULM 10-6 on Saturday night to advance to the title game

Coastal faces Georgia Southern on Monday

Biermann’s Bomb Propels Chants Past UTA in 10 Innings

Coastal advances to Saturday in the tournament

  Conway businesses hoping for boost with Sun Belt Championship

This week hundreds of families and college baseball fans will be watching the Sun Belt Championship in Conway.

  CCU prepares to take the mound in Sun Belt Conference Baseball Tournament

Tuesday is the start of the Sun Belt Conference Baseball Tournament at Coastal Carolina University’s Springs Brooks Stadium in Conway.

  CCU’s Zach Remillard continues chase for the major league

It was a Chanticleer homecoming at the Myrtle Beach Pelicans games this week, as a former Coastal Carolina University College World Series champion returned to the beach as a member of the Winston-Salem Dash.

  Coastal’s lone golfer has strong opening round at NCAA regional, tied for second

Coastal Carolina’s lone representative at Monday’s opening round of the NCAA Regional Tournament at TPC Myrtle Beach is making Chant fans proud.

  CCU Athletics updates Board of Trustees on growth, projects

Coastal Carolina University Board of Trustees chose not to vote Thursday on any budget approvals at this time.

  Details: CCU guarantees new head coach two full seasons in contract

In contracts obtained by WMBF News this week, CCU agrees to keep Jamey Chadwell installed as head coach through the end of the 2020-2021 football season.

Two Chants get shot at NFL

Two football players from Coastal Carolina University will get a shot at the NFL.

Coastal Carolina Plates a Season-High 27 Runs in Friday Night Win

Chanticleers beat Georgia State 27-2

  CCU head football coach connects with fans before football season

The Chanticleer’s head football coach is working hard in his first year to build a connection with Coastal Carolina fans on and off the field.

Coastal Football: Chadwell preaches togetherness during spring game debut

The Jamey Chadwell era has officially begun as he led the Chants onto the field for the first time in front of CCU fans at the newly renovated Brooks Stadium.

Tickets for 2019 CCU football season now on sale

Tickets for the 2019 Coastal Carolina University football season are on sale now.

Gilmore Gets Career Win No. 1,200; Chants Split Saturday Twin Bill

Coastal splits doubleheader with Arkansas State

No. 16 Chants Hit for the Home Run Cycle in 10-run Win

Coastal Carolina gets their 14th win of the season

  CCU battles top talent at the Hackler Championship

This week at the Hackler Championship, the CCU Chanticleers had the chance to play in front of their home crowd, but they had their work cut out for them going against six teams ranked in the nation’s top 30.

  Brooks Stadium expansion project ‘on schedule’ as it enters final phase

Coastal Carolina officials said the Brooks Stadium expansion project is on schedule for completion ahead of the 2019 football season opener Aug. 31 against Eastern Michigan.

Kitchen Leads No. 16 Chants Past Huskies

Kitchen improves to 3-0 on the year

No. 16 Chants Fall 8-5 to Toreros in Time-Shortened Game

Coastal Carolina drops to 12-3 on the year

No. 19 Chants Down No. 25 Illinois, 11-3

Win snaps Chanticleers 2 game losing streak

  Dustin Johnson on hand for opening of namesake golf school

Dustin Johnson, the 20-time PGA Tour winner who has ties to the Grand Strand, officially opened his namesake golf school Thursday morning.

No. 19 Chants Roll to 8-2 Win Over Kent State

Coastal stays perfect at 7-0

No. 19 Chants Take Two from Spartans in Twin Bill

Chanticleers move to 6-0

No. 21 Coastal Powers Past VCU in Season Opener

Chanticleers pick up 10-8 in season opener

Chanticleer super fan Savannah Thompson welcomed as new university ambassador

Coastal Carolina students are welcoming another friendly face around the Conway campus. Savannah Thompson, namesake of all-abilities Myrtle Beach playground built in 2016, is the newest university ambassador at Coastal Carolina. The group took to Instagram Friday to welcome Savannah.

  CCU hockey team captures first championship

In just their sixth season, the Coastal Carolina University club ice hockey team captured their first league championship in school history.

Two CCU player announce transfer commitments

Two Coastal Carolina football players will transfer this upcoming season.

Coastal Carolina Pulls Away from Louisiana

Chanticleers win 5th in a row

Chants Pick up Another Road Win at Arkansas State

Coastal improves to 10-9 on the season

Coastal Baseball ranked #22 in USA Today preseason poll

Coastal Carolina Baseball finds itself on another national preseason power rankings as first pitch creeps closer. The Chants fall at number 21 on USA Today’s Preseason Poll. Coastal is ranked on a national list for the fifth time, selected at No. 12 by Collegiate Baseball, No. 21 by D1Baseball, No.

Moglia stepping down as CCU’s head football coach after seven seasons

Coastal Carolina and Head Football Coach Joe Moglia have parted ways after seven seasons together. The announcement was made Friday afternoon during a news conference.

  Coastal baseball hopes new timing tool sharpens team speed

Thirty days from first pitch, the 2019 Coastal Caroline Chanticleers baseball squad is still fine tuning its fundamentals in the hopes of another deep postseason run.

Two-time Olympian, CCU assistant track and field coach dies

A two-time Olympian and assistant track and field coach at Coastal Carolina University passed away on Christmas Eve.

  Myrtle Beach Invitational organizers building off successful 2018 tourney

Myrtle Beach Invitational organizers had a second chance at a first impression. Hosting a relocated Puerto Rico Tip-Off in 2017, CCU, ESPN Events and the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce (MBACC) staff say this years tourney benefited from a strong foundation.

  College bowl game coming to Grand Strand in 2020

The Grand Strand will be the host city for a new college bowl game in 2020.

  CCU completes pre-season practices with padded scrimmage

Conway, SC (WMBF) - CCU got it jumping for practice today.  Big collisions on the field brought Chants to their feet on the sidelines, but it's excitement Head Coach Joe Moglia wants no part of with the season opener two weeks away. "I hope they're not even thinking about the big game. I think they better just do a good job with what we have going on in practice," he says. Surprisingly, the focus level of the team is on point through all the fatigue. It's something M...

  CCU head coach speaks about hiring Chuck Jordan

Coastal Carolina University's football coach is speaking out about hiring former Conway High School football coach Chuck Jordan.

Former Conway High football coach Chuck Jordan hired by CCU

Former Conway High School football coach Chuck Jordan has taken on a new role with the Coastal Carolina University Chanticleers.

  Grand Strand could host a bowl game in 2020

Myrtle Beach could be hosting a bowl game beginning in the 2020 college football season, according to a report.