Alex Ross was 10-for-13 for 108 yards while Lorenzo Taliaferro rushed for 69 yards
Rain forces team inside at first, but finishes outside in the sun
Coastal opens up the 2013 campaign on August 31 at South Carolina State.
2013 (So.): Played in all 15 games ... Only had 20 tackles, but was Coastal's most productive pass rusher ... Led the team with six quarterback hurries and tied for the team lead with three sacks ... Tied for 10th in the Big South in sacks (0.2 avg.) ... Added 4.5 tackles for loss ... Recorded two sacks versus Gardner-Webb -- adding two QBH -- and one sack versus VMI ... Had a season-high three stops at South Carolina State and in the NCAA FCS first-round win over Bethune-Cookman
2012 (Fr.): Played in nine games, making 11 tackles, including one for a loss, and a pass breakup ... Was set to redshirt, but injuries at defensive forced Holder to see action in week three game versus Eastern Kentucky ... Ironically, he was named a Chant Squad MVP for his contributions leading into the Eastern Kentucky game ... Credited with two tackles in his collegiate debut ... Also had two stops at Toledo and Charleston Southern, getting a TFL versus the Buccaneers ... His pass breakup came at Presbyterian ... Tallied four tackles in CCU's playoff win at Bethune-Cookman.
Prior to Coastal Carolina: Selected to the 2011 All-Southeastern District second team ... A two star recruit (out of five) by ESPN.com/Scout, rated the 68th-best prospect in the state ... Named to the All-Combine team at the fourth annual Best of the 757 combine ... Son of Norfolk State assistant football coach Rod Holder.