FROM CBD NEWS SOURCE
CONWAY – Matt Schilling, who played at Coastal Carolina from 1993-94 and coached the Chants from 1995-00, has returned to his alma mater to serve as a volunteer assistant baseball coach, head coach Gary Gilmore announced. He will coach the infielders, be the first base coach and work with the hitters. Schilling will also serve as director of Chanticleer Baseball Camps. Continue reading
UPDATED ON AUGUST 18th
Notre Dame assistant coach Joe Hastings will be named an assistant coach at Coastal Carolina. Continue reading
COLUMBIA, S.C. – Jason Stolz homered twice in the span of two innings Sunday to spark Clemson past Coastal Carolina, 5-3, in an elimination game of the Columbia Regional.
The Tigers (35-27) advanced to play South Carolina later Sunday in the championship round. If the Gamecocks win that game, it advances to host a Super Regional. Clemson must beat the Gamecocks to force another game Monday. Continue reading
COLUMBIA, S.C. – Jacob May scored the go-ahead run in the sixth inning and delivered a three-run home run in a six-run seventh Saturday as Coastal Carolina beat Manhattan, 11-1, in an elimination game at the Columbia Regional of the NCAA Baseball Tournament.
Tyler Herb (9-2) pitched his first career complete game for Coastal Carolina, allowing two hits. Continue reading
COLUMBIA, S.C. – Phil Pohl drove in five runs and hit a second-inning grand slam as Clemson defeated Coastal Carolina, 11-3, in Friday’s first game of the NCAA Columbia Regional at Carolina Stadium.
Pohl was one of five players to contribute two hits apiece to Clemson’s 13-hit attack. Continue reading
Senior pitcher Michael Roth is scheduled to start
South Carolina’s second game in the NCAA’s Columbia Regional.
No. 3 seed Coastal Carolina (41-17) vs. No. 2 seed Clemson (33-26), Noon, ESPNU
No. 4 seed Manhattan (33-25) vs. No. 1 seed South Carolina (40-17), 4 p.m., ESPNU
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It’s the elephant in the room no one wants to deal with – yet.
When the NCAA Selection Committee set up the Columbia Regional the placement of Clemson, Coastal Carolina and South Carolina at the same venue – along with Manhattan – had baseball fans in South Carolina buzzing.
The Clemson-South Carolina rivalry is a 24/7, 365 proposition in the Palmetto State. It’s hard to find a native sports fan that is neutral about the rivalry – unless that person’s rooting interest is for another state school such as Coastal Carolina.
If a Clemson-South Carolina game does come about, you can expect a sellout crowd of 8,242 – more if the Columbia fire marshal is looking the other way – to have Carolina Stadium rocking.
First reported by Ryan Young of The Sun News in Myrtle Beach, Coastal Carolina number 1 starter Josh Conway will miss the rest of the season with an injury he suffered in Thursday night’s game against Liberty. He had a 4-1 with 2.14 ERA on the year. Continue reading
I have no idea why this is happening but Coastal Carolina and UConn faced off on an anthem standoff on Saturday. You can check out the full video to see who reacted first. Continue reading
FROM NCBWA RELEASE
MORGANTOWN, W.Va – The National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) released its National Player of the Week awards for the period ending March 11, today. Coastal Carolina senior outfielder Daniel Bowman was named National Hitter of the Week, while North Carolina junior right-hander Michael Morin was named National Pitcher of the Week. The NCBWA Board reviews candidates from each Division I Conference each week and names winners each Tuesday throughout the season.