Coastal To Host Campbell in WBI Opening Round

College Sports

Conway, S.C. (WBTW) — The Coastal Carolina women’s basketball team will make its first postseason appearance in program history on Thursday when the Chanticleers host Campbell at 6 p.m. at the HTC Center in the opening round of the 2019 Women’s Basketball Invitational.

Coastal enters the WBI coming off a 17-14 season that included an eighth-place finish in the Sun Belt Conference. In addition to Coastal Carolina, fellow Sun Belt members Georgia State and Appalachian State will also be participating in the 16-team tournament.

Tickets go on sale Tuesday (March 19) at 9 a.m. and will be $8 for adults and $5 for youth (13 and under). Tickets can be purchased at the Chanticleer Ticket Office in Arcadia Hall, online at GoCCUSports. com, or by calling 843-347-8499.

Campbell finished its season 21-12 overall and advanced to the Big South Championship game where the Fighting Camels fell to Radford, 57-45. Campbell had entered the tournament as the Big South’s sixth seed.

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