Coastal Carolina @ South Alabama
Regular Season Records: Coastal Carolina 18-13; South Alabama 21-11
What to Know
The Coastal Carolina Chanticleers have enjoyed the comforts of home their last two games, but now they must head out on the road. They will face off against the South Alabama Jaguars in a playoff matchup at Mitchell Center at 8 p.m. ET on Monday. Coastal Carolina has been on the wrong side of a one-way rivalry with South Alabama and is hoping to record their first win since Jan. 9 of last year.
The Florida Gulf Coast Eagles typically have all the answers at home, but on Monday the Chanticleers proved too difficult a challenge. Coastal Carolina took down Florida Gulf Coast 84-68.
Meanwhile, South Alabama earned some more postseason success in their game on Monday. They sure made it a nail-biter, but they managed to escape with an 83-79 victory over the South Carolina Upstate Spartans.
A couple defensive numbers to keep in mind before tip-off: The Chanticleers have been holding their opponents to a field goal percentage of 38.40%, which places them fourth in college basketball. The Jaguars are not quite as good, but they are no chumps, either: they have been holding their opponents to a field goal percentage of 40.30%, which places them 31st in college basketball.
How To Watch
- When: Monday at 8 p.m. ET
- Where: Mitchell Center — Mobile, Alabama
- Follow: CBS Sports App
Coastal Carolina have won seven out of their last 13 games against South Alabama.
- Feb 17, 2022 – South Alabama 71 vs. Coastal Carolina 68
- Feb 06, 2021 – South Alabama 70 vs. Coastal Carolina 66
- Feb 05, 2021 – South Alabama 71 vs. Coastal Carolina 65
- Jan 09, 2021 – Coastal Carolina 83 vs. South Alabama 69
- Jan 08, 2021 – Coastal Carolina 78 vs. South Alabama 65
- Feb 22, 2020 – South Alabama 74 vs. Coastal Carolina 71
- Dec 21, 2019 – Coastal Carolina 81 vs. South Alabama 69
- Mar 07, 2019 – Coastal Carolina 92 vs. South Alabama 70
- Jan 05, 2019 – South Alabama 84 vs. Coastal Carolina 77
- Feb 17, 2018 – Coastal Carolina 72 vs. South Alabama 70
- Jan 18, 2018 – South Alabama 60 vs. Coastal Carolina 57
- Mar 08, 2017 – Coastal Carolina 80 vs. South Alabama 67
- Feb 20, 2017 – Coastal Carolina 81 vs. South Alabama 77