Tipoff from the Dedmon Center is slated for 2 p.m.
Of the 453 Coastal Carolina student-athletes, 256 posted a GPA of 3.0 or better for the fall 2012 semester
As we count down to tipoff, each day GoCCUSports.com will profile the lighter side of the Chanticleer Basketball teams.
Doors at The HTC Center open at 10:15 p.m. for Hoopla on Oct. 22.
2012-13 (Freshman): Saw action in 11 games, tallying 36 minutes ... Scored first collegiate points in Coastal's 79-46 win over Southern Virginia ... Recorded first career rebound against No. 19 North Carolina ... Knocked down a 3-pointer to go along with a steal against Converse ... Picked up first career block at South Carolina State.
At Traverse City West HS: Named a Michigan Girls Basketball Report and Detroit Free Press Top 25 Player ... Member of two Big North Conference championship teams in three years as a varsity player ... As a senior, averaged 11.2 points and 2.6 blocks per game in conference play while leading Traverse City West High School to an unbeaten Big North Conference record before suffering a season-ending injury ... Ranks second all-time on the Traverse City West career block shots list ... Averaged 7.1 points and 3.1 boards per game for the Titans as a junior ... During the 2011 AAU season,helped her Toledo Elite squad, which was coached by former NBA standout Steve Mix, to a 34-8 record ... Three-time All-State Academic Team honoree and a member of the National Honor Society ... Graduated with a 3.97 GPA.