Coastal opens up the 2013 campaign on August 31 at South Carolina State.
CCU Day at Dick's is Saturday - Fan Photo Day & Football 101: Ladies Night are Aug. 25
Coastal Carolina, who had 492 yards of total offense compared to 261 by Western, closes the season with three consecutive wins
2011 (RFr.): Saw action in seven games ... Credited with six tackles, including two each at Georgia and versus VMI ... Had a three-yard TFL at Stony Brook ... Registered a quarterback hurry versus VMI and at Liberty.
2010 (Fr.): Redshirted ... Named to the 2010-11 Big South Presidential Honor Roll for posting a 3.0 GPA for the academic year.
Prior to Coastal Carolina: Selected to the South Carolina squad for the Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas, recording four tackles including one for loss ... Named to the High School Sports Report Statewide Defense All-State first team his senior year after earning a spot on the publication's Class A First Team as a junior ... Also garnered South Carolina Football Coaches Association Upper State Lineman of the Year and Class A Defensive Player of the Year, as well as earning Honorable Mention All-State honors from The State ... Named his team's Most Valuable Player his final season after leading Chesterfield to its third straight Class A-I State Championship and fourth consecutive Upper State crown ... Had 91 tackles, 19 tackles for loss, 7.5 sacks and five fumble recoveries last season.
Personal: Son of Gregory and Cathy Edwards.