Coastal Carolina senior Amirah Al-Bayyinah has been named the conference's Women's Indoor Field Athlete of the Week, the league announced on Wednesday.
Coastal Carolina student-athletes took the time on Tuesday morning to give back to the community by reading Shel Silverstein's "The Giving Tree" to 20 Horry County elementary schools as part of the United Way of Horry County Caring for Kindergartners program.
Coastal Carolina, winners of seven straight and sitting second in the Big South standings, plays host to Big South Preseason Player of the Year John Brown and the High Point Panthers Thursday evening at 7 p.m. Coastal has won three straight against the Panthers, including a 71-88 road win back in January.
Ced Gibson matched her career high in points with 24 and Yasmin Miller recorded the first Chanticleer double-double of the season as Coastal Carolina (8-14, 3-10) knocked off fifth-place High Point (8-14, 7-6) 79-53 Tuesday night at The HTC Center. The win snaps Coastal's five-game losing streak that started on Jan. 19.