Coastal Carolina releases 2013 football schedule

      Three in-state showdowns highlight Coastal Carolina's 2013 football schedule released on Monday. The Chanticleers will open the season on Saturday, August 31st in Orangeburg against South Carolina State. The Chanticleers are 2-0 lifetime against the Bulldogs winning in 2005 and 2006. CCU's home opener is set for Saturday, September 7th against Furman. The Chanticleers scored an overtime win over the Paladins last year in Greenville. Two new non-conference opponents will come to Brooks Stadium. Hampton, a traditional MEAC power, comes to Conway on September 21st and startup program Charlotte comes to the Grand Strand on November 2nd. Coastal's regular season finale is the first ever meeting between the Chanticleers and the South Carolina Gamecocks on November 23rd.

      Coastal Carolina 2013 Football Schedule

      August 31st at South Carolina State

      September 7th FURMAN

      September 14th at Eastern Kentucky

      September 21st HAMPTON

      September 28th at Elon

      October 5th OPEN

      October 12th GARDNER-WEBB

      October 19th at Liberty

      October 26th VMI

      November 2nd CHARLOTTE

      November 9th at Charleston Southern

      November 16th PRESBYTERIAN

      November 23rd at South Carolina

      CCU Press Release: CCU Releases 2013 Schedule