The win, coupled with a Charleston Southern loss to Gardner-Webb, secured the Chants a share of the 2013 Big South Championship
Coastal used 36 second-half points to pull away from the Keydets
Quinn Backus ended the night with 15 tackles, an interception and a key pass breakup
Chants score 15 unanswered points and held on for the win
Alex Ross was 10-for-13 for 108 yards while Lorenzo Taliaferro rushed for 69 yards
Last name is pronounced Dee-mos. 2012 (Fr.): Redshirted ... Named to the 2012-13 Big South Presidential Honor Roll for posting at least a 3.0 GPA for the academic year ... Named a Chant Squad MVP for the weeks leading into the Furman and Old Dominion contests.
Prior to Coastal Carolina: Ranked #1 passer in Missouri in 2011 ... Participated in the ESPN/Rise Elite 11 QB camps held at TCU and Ohio State ... 2011 first team Missouri Sportswriters and Sportscasters Class 6 All-State ... Finalist for the Gatorade Missouri Football Player of the Year ... Completed 165-of-311 passes (.531) and threw for 2,764 yards and 34 touchdowns as a senior ... Led CBC to a 13-1 record and a trip to the 2011 Missouri Class 6 championship game ... Received the "Army Strong Award' as the Player of the Week in the Great American Football Classic at The Edward Jones Dome against DeSmet, completed 16-of-29 attempts for 349 yards and caught a 56-yard touchdown pass ... Team captain in 2011 and team MVP (2010) ... Named second team All-Metro Catholic Conference as a junior ... Ranked No. 15 on St. Louis Today's Super 30 list and CBC was ranked No. 40 on the ESPNHS FAB 50 ... As a junior, completed 52 percent of his passes for 2,038 yards with 12 TDs passing and two rushing.