For the second straight season, the Coastal Carolina women's indoor track & field team has been picked first in the Big South Conference's preseason poll, which was released on Thursday.
Coastal Carolina freshman Elijah Wilson continued to shine, scoring a game-high 23 points and the Chanticleers withstood a couple of second-half runs by Western Carolina to down the Catamounts 76-68 Wednesday night inside The HTC Center.
Coastal Carolina will face Montana at Noon/2 pm (ET) in the 2nd Rd of the playoffs. CCU to host watch party at HTC Center.
The 4-3 Coastal Carolina women's basketball team opens its 2013-14 Big South Conference schedule on Thursday hosting Gardner-Webb. The game is slated for a 5 p.m. tipoff and will be followed by the men's team taking on North Carolina Wesleyan.