Update: Our partners at ESPN Radio 100.3 "The Team" are reporting that the CCU vs USC has been locked for November 13, 2013.
Hunter Yurachek, CCU athletic director, says the football contract will bring Coastal Carolina more than $400,000 in guarantee money.
CCU will also play host to USC in baseball in both the 2014 and 2015 seasons. Jump over to CCU's official press release for all the dates and details.
This is much sooner than we reported over a year ago. See that first report below.
First Report: Those of you longing for a Chanticleers and Gamecocks match-up will have to sit tight for a few more years.
The Sun News cruely set our little football loving hearts abuzz when they recently ran an article about confirming a game featuring Coastal Carolina and USC. The short story is we won't see it happen for another 4 or so years. The Sun News has the disappointing details and why the wait is so long. Read it here.
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