79
      Tuesday
      86 / 74
      Wednesday
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      Thursday
      86 / 73

      CCU's Gary Gilmore wins 1,000th

      Gary Gilmore is the 50th NCAA Division I baseball coach to reach 1,000 career wins.

      Coastal Carolina beat Presbyterian 4-3 in 13 innings on Thursday afternoon at Pelicans Ballpark in Myrtle Beach. The victory was the 1,000th in the 25-year career of CCU head baseball coach Gary Gilmore.

      Connor Owings drove in the game-winning run in the bottom of the 13th to score Reid Moman.

      CCU improved to an overall record of 18-21. The Chants are now 9-7 in Big South Conference play.

      Game two of the three-game series between CCU and Presbyterian will be played on Friday at Noon at Pelicans Ballpark.

      From goccusports.com:

      GARY GILMORE??S MILESTONE WINS

      Win Date Opponent Score

      1 GM 1, 1990 Presbyterian W, 10-0

      100 Feb. 22, 1992 East Tennessee State W, 7-0

      200 Mar. 19, 1994 Columbus State W, 4-2

      300 May 2, 1997 Liberty W, 5-0

      400 May 16, 2000 Winthrop W, 4-2

      500 Feb. 22, 2003 Delaware W, 4-2

      600 April 2, 2005 at Texas-Pan America W, 5-2

      700 May 15, 2007 at #5 Virginia W, 11-7

      800 May 16, 2009 Charleston Southern W, 3-1

      900 May 27, 2011 Liberty W, 3-2

      1,000 April 17, 2014 Presbyterian W, 4-3 (13)