Colton Ray-St Cyr
Chants Travel to Central Connecticut State Saturday Afternoon
Sophomore Badou Diagne Scores Career-High 26 Points
Junior Josh Cameron Leads All Scorers with 21 Points
Wilson and Cameron Combine for 40 of CCU's 76 Points
Freshman Elijah Wilson led Coastal Carolina (1-3) with 25 points on 10-for-14 shooting, including 5 for 7 from 3-point range.
2013-14 Coastal Carolina Men's Basketball - NCAA Tournament 2nd Round vs. No. 1 seed Virginia (PNC Arena - Raleigh, N.C.)
The Chanticleers prevailed 76-61 to claim their first conference title since 1991.
2013-14 (Freshman): Appeared in 28 of CCU's 34 games ... Missed time due to injury midway through the season ... Averaged 3.9 points and 2.0 rebounds per game ... Scored a career-high 15 points and dished out a career-high six assists against Minnesota (11/19) while going 6-6 from the field including 3-3 from 3-point range ... Scored in double-figures three times ... Had five or more rebounds four times including a career-high six versus Guilford (11/11) ... Played double-digit minutes in 18 games, including four 20-plus performances ... Hit three 3-pointers against Minnesota (11/19), N.C. Wesleyan (12/5) and South Carolina State (12/17) ... Scored five points in the Chants' NCAA Tournament game against Virginia, hitting a three and converting a dunk (3/21) ... Named to the 2013-14 Big South Presidential Honor Roll for posting at least a 3.0 GPA for the academic year.
High School: Led Lafayette High School to the Region I boys basketball semifinals his junior and senior seasons ... averaged 17 points, six rebounds and five assists his senior year at Lafayette ... Spent time at both St. Ignatius Prep and Queen City Prep before enrolling at Coastal Carolina University in the spring of 2013.