April 3, 2014
CONWAY - Following Coastal Carolina University’s historic 2013 campaign that culminated in a second consecutive Big South championship and a quarterfinal appearance in the NCAA Playoffs, it is now time to renew football season tickets for the 2014 season. Season ticket renewal invoices for the upcoming season have been mailed to all 2013 season ticket holders.
For fans wishing to become a Chanticleer football season ticket holder, tickets go on sale April 7 both online and by calling the Chanticleer Athletic Ticket Office at 843-347-8499.
2014 Football Season Ticket Prices
Family Zone $110 for four tickets (2 adult and 2 youth or 1 adult and 3 youth season tickets)
*Chanticleer Athletic Foundation Donation Required
SEE BELOW FOR BROOKS STADIUM SEATING DIAGRAM
The Teal seating includes Sections 204 and 205 on the east side and remains premium seating as those chair back seats are located at the midfield viewing area between the 30 yard lines.
The Bronze seating, which has bench back seating throughout, is located in Sections 127 and 128 behind the CCU bench. On the east side, the Bronze seating includes Sections 103-106 as well as the chair back seats in Sections 202, 203, 206 and 207.
The Blitz seating includes sections 107 and 108 on the east side of the stadium and sections 124 and 125 on the west side.
The Family Zone is located in Sections 129-131 on the west side of the stadium. Inflatables will be located behind the Family Zone and cheerleaders will be located directly in front of the Family Zone.
Coastal opens the season Aug. 30 at The Citadel. This will mark the seventh time CCU has opened a season on the road and the first time the Chanticleers and Bulldogs have met on the gridiron.
Following the opener, the Chants will play three straight games versus MEAC programs, including the Chanticleers’ home opener versus South Carolina State on Sept. 13, which will be the culmination of the CCU's Family Weekend. Coastal will then play return games versus SoCon foes Elon at home Sept. 20 and Furman on the road Oct. 4.
Coastal begins its defense of the Big South Championship Oct. 11 at Presbyterian College ahead of a bye week. The Chants will close the season playing three of their final five regular-season contests at home. Breaking from the recent Big South rotation, Coastal will host Charleston Southern Oct. 25 for Homecoming and Sasser Athletics Hall of Fame Weekend; host new member Monmouth Nov. 15; and now close the regular season Nov. 22 with Liberty, with whom CCU has shared the league title the last two seasons.
Coastal is a combined 43-14 versus teams on the 2014 schedule with this year being the first time CCU will face The Citadel and Florida A&M.
2014 Spring Game
Fans can get their first look at the 2014 Chanticleer football team on April 12 at the annual Teal-Black Spring Game at Brooks Stadium. The game is slated to get underway at 1:30 p.m. at Brooks Stadium. The event is free to the public.
In addition to the action inside Brooks Stadium, the Coastal Carolina Letterwinners Association will hold the third-annual Teal Chicken-Pig Pickin' BBQ Festival in the stadium parking lot. The BBQ Festival starts at 11 am and is $5 for advanced tickets and $7 for a ticket at the event. For advanced tickets call the Athletic Ticket Office at 843-347-8499. Drinks will be sold separately and are not included in the cost of the ticket.
Spring Practice Update
Dressed in full pads, the Coastal Carolina football team held its ninth practice of spring ball on Wednesday. The approximately two-hour session was split between individual skill development and group work. Like each practice this spring, the focus of the day was on repetitions for not only the veterans, but also the newcomers and underclassmen as each group session was divided into ‘ones’ and ‘twos’ allowing for each player to receive adequate work in front of the coaching staff.
The team will practice two more times this week, including a controlled scrimmage on Saturday. Both the practice and scrimmage are closed to the general public.