After a historic 2014 season on the field, including the program’s first No. 1 national ranking, the Coastal Carolina football program received an award for its success in the classroom Wednesday.
Coastal Carolina is sixth by Sporting News and seventh by Athlon and Lindy's among NCAA FCS team in the preseason polls.
The Coastal Carolina Department of Athletics announced its game times for the 2015 football season, as well as dates for Homecoming, Family Weekend and Athletics Hall of Fame.
Coastal Carolina's Quinn Backus (Houston Texans), Chad Hamilton (Chicago Bears) and Denzel Rice (Philadelphia Eagles) have signed NFL undrafted free agent contracts while Joe Kaleta has been invited to the Cleveland Browns NFL rookie mini-camp.