More than 50 current and former student-athletes earned his or her degree this weekend.
Coastal ends the 2014 season with a 12-2 record and reaches the NCAA Quarters for the 2nd straight year
Coastal notched a playoff victory for the third consecutive season and advanced to the third round for the second straight year.
Quinn Backus is the first three-time Big South Defensive Player of the Year
Coastal Carolina vs. Richmond 12/06/14
Coastal Carolina vs. Liberty 11/22/14
The Chanticleers fell 70-10 to the #11/12 Gamecocks in final tuneup for the FCS Playoffs.
Coastal Carolina vs Presbyterian 11/16/13
Coastal Carolina vs. VMI 10/26/2013
2013 (Jr.): Played in all 15 games, getting the start at strong safety the last eight games of the season ... Ranked fourth on the team with 61 tackles ... Named the team's Defensive MVP for the Charlotte contest ... Followed that by posting a season-high 10 tackles at Charleston Southern, returning an interception 24 yards ... Credited with nine tackles in the NCAA FCS second round playoff win at Montana ... Added seven stops at Elon ... Had pass break-ups versus Eastern Kentucky, Gardner-Webb and VMI.
2012 (So.): Started all 13 games at free safety ... Ranked fourth on the team with 59 tackles ... Tallied seven tackles, including two for losses with a 10-yard sack, in the win over North Carolina A&T ... Had a TFL versus Eastern Kentucky ... Had a then career-high eight stops with a pass breakup at Toledo ... Posted a career-high 13 tackles versus Stony Brook (he only had 22 tackles in the first five games combined) ... Had six stops and his first career interception at Gardner-Webb ... The pick set stage for the win as CCU was leading by eight in a back-and-fourth game ... Tied for the team high with five tackles at Presbyterian ... Capped the year with six tackles at Old Dominion.
2011 (RFr.): Played in all 11 games, starting at safety versus Gardner-Webb and at corner back versus Presbyterian ... Had 22 tackles with two pass breakups for the season ... Credited with six stops at Georgia and six, all solo, versus Presbyterian ... Logged four tackles with a PBU versus Gardner-Webb ... Added a PBU at Western Carolina.
2010 (Fr.): Redshirted.
Prior to Coastal Carolina: Had 77 tackles (58 assisted), four interceptions, 20 pass breakups and one sack his junior year, including 11 solo tackles in a Class 5A playoff game ... Finished his career with 12 interceptions despite missing four games his senior year due to injury ... Also played basketball and was a long jumper for the Trojans.