Quinn Backus is the first three-time Big South Defensive Player of the Year
Kickoff is set for 1 pm and the game will be broadcast on ESPN3
Mo Ashley, Chad Hamilton and Brett Johnson Honored
Chanticleer Call-In is from 6-7 pm at Buffalo Wild Wings of Carolina Forest each Monday
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Coastal Carolina vs. Monmouth 11/15/2014
Coastal Carolina at SC State
Coastal Carolina University vs. Charleston Southern University 11/17/2012
Graduated from Coastal Carolina in the spring of 2014 with a degree in Sport and Exercise Science/Chemistry.
Has played in each of CCU's last 39 games with a current streak of 28 consecutive starts over two seasons at left guard.
2013 (Jr.): Started all 15 games ... Helped Coastal set 25 school and 17 Big South single season offensive records ... Helped pave the way for All-American Lorenzo Taliaferro ... Part of line named Big South Offensive Player of the Week as CCU set school record with 652 yards at Elon and his unit helped Coastal Carolina led the nation in fewest tackles for loss (3.33 per game) ... Named to the 2013-14 Big South Presidential Honor Roll for posting at least a 3.0 GPA for the academic year ... Earned Dean's List recognition in the spring of 2014.
2012 (So.): Started all 13 games at right guard ... Helped Coastal rank 18th in the NCAA in total offense and rank 13th in the nation in scoring offense ... Also, CCU set a single season record for touchdowns scored ... CCU led the Big South in passing offense and total offense ... Named to the 2012-13 Big South Presidential Honor Roll for posting at least a 3.0 GPA for the academic year.
2011 (RFr.): Played in all 11 games, serving as a backup at both guard spots as well as being on the PAT/FG team.
2010 (Fr.): Redshirted ... Named to the 2010-11 Big South Presidential Honor Roll for posting at least a 3.0 GPA for the academic year.
Prior to Coastal Carolina: Selected to represent South Carolina in the Shrine Bowl after being named the Class AAA Upper State Lineman of the Year by the South Carolina Football Coaches Association ... Earned 2009 Class AAA All-State honors from HighSchoolSportsReport as well as All-Area ... Anderson area Scholastic Player of the Year ... All-area as a sophomore and junior, adding all-region honors as a junior.