Chants will face Longwood Tuesday in the first round of the Big South Championship
Final Regular Season Game of 2013 and Series Rubber Match is Saturday at 2 pm
Game two of the series will be Friday at 6 pm
Coastal Carolina will play its final home game Tuesday vs. region rival and CAA leader UNC Wilmington.
Game three of the series will be Sunday at 10 am
Coastal Bsaeball vs Liberty
2013 Coastal Carolina Baseball vs. James Madison (Feb. 17, 2013)
2012 NCAA Columbia Regional vs. Manhattan (June 2, 2012 | Carolina Stadium)
2012 NCAA Columbia Regional vs. Clemson (June 1, 2012)
Coastal Carolina vs. VMI
In the summer of 2012, made the All-Star team in the Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League ... Finished 10th in the league with a .344 batting average ... Was second in the league in walks (32), adding seven home runs, 30 RBI and 16 stolen bases ... Listed as the seventh-best performer in 2012 and the 24th-best pro prospect from the Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League by PerfectGame.com.
2012 (RJr.): Named second team All-Big South as a designated hitter ... Also named to the Big South Championship All-Tournament team ... Was 2-for-4 with two RBI in the Big South Championship win over Liberty, finishing the tournament with five RBI ... Was a .365 hitter in conference games - 10th-best in the league ... Ranked 82nd in the NCAA in "toughest to strikeout," fanning one every 12.7 at bats ... Only struck out 15 times ... Ranked third in the Big South with 35 walks, ninth with 43 RBI and ninth with a .426 on-base percentage ... In league games only, had 21 RBI to rank fourth and .461 on-base percentage to rank fourth ... Responsible for eight game-winning runs scored and drove in the game-winner seven times ... Tied a CCU record, held by 10 others, when he was walked four times in the win over The Citadel (4/11) ... Also stole two bases in the game and got a hit in his fifth and final at bat ... Earned his first career start in left field for the Illinois win ... Won the spot as he "battled" his way in getting his first career hit as a pinch hitter versus Pitt in the previous game ... Stayed in the lineup the remainder of the season as the DH ... Coastal was 39-14 with Buccilli as a starter (32-11 as the DH and 7-3 as in LF) ... At North Carolina, went 2-for-5, getting a hit on both sides of the plate, with an RBI and run scored ... That weekend, continued hot play at Radford, going 2-for-3 with his first two career home runs (one in the first and one in the ninth), scoring three of Coastal's four runs ... In game two, was 2-for-5 with an RBI ... Had a career game in the Friday Winthrop win, going 4-for-4 to get his batting average to a season-high .333, adding two RBI, a run scored and two stolen bases.
2011 (Jr.): Sat our per NCAA transfer rules.
Prior to Coastal Carolina: Signed with the University of Oregon out of junior college and spent the Fall 2010 semester with the Ducks before transferring to Coastal Carolina ... Spent two seasons at Frederick Community College ... 2010 (So.): Listed on Collegiate Baseball's Top 40 JuCo Outfielders to Watch ... Set Frederick single-season records in at bats (199), hits (89), runs (79) and walks (48) ... Batted .447 with 22 doubles, three triples, two home runs and 43 RBI ... Ranked 19th in the NJCAA Division II with a .555 on-base percentage ... Named to the Region XX All-Tournament team ... Led Frederick to a 53-7 record and the Maryland JuCo Championship ... The team also won the NJCAA Region XX and Northeast District championships, ranking as high as #2 nationally and advancing to the NJCAA Division II World Series ... 2009 (Fr.): Voted to the JuCo Freshman All-Star Team, being in the Top 100 hitters in the country and earning second team All-Region XX ... In 45 games, drove in 33 while batting .388 with 11 doubles, two triples and one home run ... Also had an on-base percentage of .483 ... Franklin Regional HS: Four-year letterwinner, leading his team to the playoffs each season ... As a junior (2007), hit .399 while leading the team in walks, doubles and runs batted in ... Named second team WPIAL Section 2AAAA ... He hit .579 for the Murrysville American Legion team in the summer of 2007.