Already named to both the 2021 Maxwell Award preseason watch list and the 2021 Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award watch list, McCall continues to add to his preseason honors by being recognized by the Walter Camp Football Foundation.
Coastal Carolina head men’s golf coach Jim Garren is excited to announce the Chanticleers’ 2021-22 schedule, which includes 10 tournaments over nine states and the annual General Hackler Championship at the Dunes Golf and Beach Club in March.
Coastal Carolina seniors Isaiah Likely and D’Jordan Strong were both named to the 2021 College Football America Group of 5 Starting Lineup, the publication announced on Sunday. In addition, Likely was named to the 2021 College Football America Preseason Dream Team Starting Lineup.
He finished 2020 tied for second on the team and fourth in the Sun Belt with 6.5 sacks, was third on the team and eighth in the league with 11.0 tackles-for-loss on the year, and ranked fifth on the team with 60 total tackles.
He was 11-of-13 on field goal attempts for an 84.6 field-goal percentage in 2020, which ranked third in the Sun Belt and made good on 48 PATs on the season, which ranked second in the Sun Belt on the year.
Sun Belt Conference play will tip-off on Dec. 30, as the Chanticleers will open up on the road at 2020-21 Sun Belt Women’s Basketball Tournament champion Troy in Troy, Ala. before kicking off the new calendar year at South Alabama on Jan. 1 in Mobile, Ala.
Both the Coastal Carolina men’s and women’s track & field teams earned USTFCCCA’s All-Academic Team honors for the 2020-21 academic year, while the Chanticleers’ Nikki Boon and Amaryah White were both named All-Academic Athletes.
Senior tight end Isaiah Likely continues to garner preseason recognition heading into the 2021 season, as the fourth-year Chanticleer was named to the 2021 John Mackey Award Preseason watch list, the Friends of John Mackey announced today.
The Tallahassee Quarterback Club (TQC) Foundation, Inc., the Florida-based creator and sponsor of the prestigious Biletnikoff Award, has released the 2021 Biletnikoff Award Preseason watch list which includes two Chanticleers in seniors Jaivon Heiligh and Isaiah Likely.
Coastal Carolina redshirt sophomore quarterback Grayson McCall was named the 2021 Sun Belt Conference Preseason Offensive Player of the Year, as 11 total Chanticleers picked up Preseason All-Sun Belt honors, the league announced on Tuesday.
The Maxwell Football Club announced its watch lists for the 85th Maxwell Award, presented annually to the outstanding player in college football, and for the 27th annual Chuck Bednarik Award, presented annually to the outstanding defensive player in college football today, which included Coastal Carolina’s Grayson McCall and Jeffrey Gunter.
The Chants will face seven teams that were ranked or receiving votes in the 2020 United Soccer Coaches (USC) final poll, and what could be perhaps the toughest schedule the Chanticleers have ever played.
The Blanchard-Rogers Trophy presented by Hale’s Jewelers is awarded to South Carolina’s most outstanding collegiate player of the year. In his first season as a starter, he led the SEC in rushing yards per game (113.8) and ran a total of 1,138 yards in just 10 games.
The two classes include nine standout student-athletes as well as the 2016 Coastal Carolina baseball College World Series National Championship team. The classes will be inducted during Homecoming and Hall of Fame Weekend on Nov. 12-13.
Coastal Carolina right-handed pitcher Alaska Abney was selected by the Cleveland Indians in the 15th round (456th overall) of the 2021 Major League Baseball (MLB) Draft on Tuesday, July 13. Over his three years in Teal, Abney has posted an 8-6 record with eight saves and a 4.86 ERA.
Gilmore just concluded his 26th season as the head baseball coach at Coastal Carolina University, his alma mater. The Chanticleers went 27-24 overall in 2021, a season that saw Gilmore record his 1,250th-career win overall and 1,000th-career win as the head coach at CCU.
The preseason all-conference recognition continues to roll in for the Coastal Carolina football team, as the defending 2020 Sun Belt Conference Champions had a total of 14 student-athletes named to the Pro Football Focus (PFF) Preseason College Football All-Sun Belt team.
Former Coastal Carolina University men’s soccer teammates Braulio Linares-Ortiz and Frantzdy Pierrot will represent their home countries in the 2021 CONCACAF Gold Cup which began this week with the preliminary round at DRV PNK Stadium in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Coastal Carolina director of football speed, strength and conditioning Chad Scott has been named the 2020 FootballScoop Strength & Conditioning Coach of the Year presented by AstroTurf as selected by prior winners.
A 2021 first-team preseason all-conference pick by both Phil Steele and Athlon Sports, Likely has played in 35 games, recording 74 receptions for 1,138 yards and 15 touchdowns over his three years at CCU.