Coastal Carolina head men’s basketball coach Cliff Ellis has named Patrick Blake the program’s newest assistant coach. Blake was most recently the head coach at Chipola College in Florida.
Former Coastal Carolina University men’s basketball standout Warren Gillis has signed his first professional contract with the Glasgow Rocks of the British Basketball League -- the highest level of professional basketball in the United Kingdom.
Fifty-four years, one month and 10 days after the flag of the United States of America was lowered at the U.S. Embassy in Havana, Cuba, Old Glory returned to the top of that same flag pole and the Coastal Carolina University men’s basketball team was on hand to witness the historical moment.
The Coastal Carolina University men’s basketball team spent their sixth day in Cuba conducting a children’s basketball clinic for the youth of the Mantazas and enjoying the Melia Varadero resort.