Alex Ross throws for 263 yards, Quinn Backus had 14 tackles, Bruce Mapp tied CCU record
The win, coupled with a Charleston Southern loss to Gardner-Webb, secured the Chants a share of the 2013 Big South Championship
Alex Ross was 10-for-13 for 108 yards while Lorenzo Taliaferro rushed for 69 yards
29 Graduate, 24 Post 4.0's and 100 Earn Dean's List
Last name is pronounced: WYKE.
2013 (So.): Played in all 15 games, earning a start for the VMI game ... Caught one pass for eight yards in the season opening win at South Carolina State ... Was a regular on the PAT/FG units ... Named to the 2013-14 Big South Presidential Honor Roll for posting at least a 3.0 GPA for the academic year.
2012 (RFr.): Played in six games, including each of the last four ... Did not record any statistics ... Named a Chant Squad MVP for the week leading into the Stony Brook game.
2011 (Fr.): Redshirted ... Named to the 2011-12 Big South Presidential Honor Roll for posting a 3.0 GPA for the academic year.
Prior to Coastal Carolina: Prior to his senior season, listed as the top tight end in the state by SCVarsity.com ... Rated the third-best tight end in South Carolina after the 2010 season by Palmetto Football Plus ... Earned all-region as a junior and was an Academic all-area pick as a senior ... Scored 19 career touchdowns, including 12 as a junior ... Also caught 33 passes for 580 yards in 2009 ... Helped the Rebels to state titles in 2008 and 2010, while going 13-2 in 2009 ... Coached by Chris Miller.