Ross, Israel and Mapp and Catron have record-setting performances
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Alex Ross was 10-for-13 for 108 yards while Lorenzo Taliaferro rushed for 69 yards
Niccolo Mastromatteo's 10 receptions tied the Coastal single-game record.
Chants travel to Furman Sept. 8 for a 5 pm kickoff
2014 (Jr.): Started all 14 games ... Credited with 22 tackles — 3.5 for losses including 2.5 sacks — with three quarterback hurries and a pass breakup .... Had a season-high four tackles with a TFL and forced fumble in the FCS quarterfinal at North Dakota State ... Tallied a sack and a half at Gardner-Webb ... The previous week, posted a sack versus Charleston Southern ... All three of his quarterback hurries came at Charlotte to help CCU set a single-season record with 33 QBH for the season.
2013 (So.): Started 14 of his 15 games, giving way to Arthur Kelley to start on Senior Day ... Credited with a season-high five stops in the Furman and Charleston Southern games ... Added a forced fumble versus the Paladins ... Tallied four tackles, all solo, in the win at South Carolina State ... Recorded sacks in the Gardner-Webb and Liberty wins ... Had a TFL and pass break-up in the Elon win.
2012 (Fr.): Saw action in all 13 games as a true freshman ... Credited with 17 tackles, including three tackles for loss and two sacks ... Added two pass breakups and two quarterback hurries ... First career sack was a nine-yard loss at Furman ... Posted a season-high three tackles at VMI and at Presbyterian ...Did not have any tackles versus Charleston Southern but came away with a quarterback hurry and two pass breakups ... Added two tackles and a QB hurry in the NCAA playoff win at Bethune-Cookman.
Prior to Coastal Carolina: Selected to the NCPreps.com 3A All-State team ... Ranked 123rd on the AthleteVault NC/SC Top 200 Rankings ... Named the 2011 Eastern Alamance Defensive Player of the Year ... Tallied 115 tackles, including 65 solo, with four sack, six pass break-ups, an interception, a fumble recovery and two forced fumbles ... The Eagles posted a 13-3 mark in 2011, reaching the state title game in 2009 and `10 ... Named to the Mid-State 3A All-Conference team and Times-News first team All-Region in 2010 ... Received All-Region second team honors during his sophomore season ... Ranked third in the state in his weight class as a junior in wrestling.