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Coastal CarolinaChanticleersCCAR
2-0, 1-0 Away
47
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FurmanPaladinsFUR
0-2, 0-1 Home

Coastal Carolina 47, Furman 45, OT

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- DeMario Bennett caught a 26-yard touchdown pass in the third overtime and then scored on the mandatory two-point conversion try on a reverse to give Coastal Carolina a 47-45 victory against Furman on Saturday night.

Coastal Carolina (2-0) scored first in the third overtime on a 26-yard pass from Aramis Hillary to Bennett. Hank McCloud scored on a 3-yard run for Furman (0-2), but the two-point try failed.

Hillary was 20-for-27 passing for two touchdowns and ran for a score, and Matt Hazel caught seven passes for 128 yards and a touchdown.

The Paladins' Reese Hannon threw for 255 yards and four touchdowns. Furman scored three touchdowns in the fourth quarter to take 25-22 lead, but the Chanticleers' Alex Catron kicked a 45-yard field goal as time expired in regulation to tie the game at 25.

Jerodis Williams led Furman with 85 yards rushing and a touchdown.

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2015 Big South Conference Standings

TEAMCONFOVR
Charleston Southern6-010-2
Coastal Carolina4-29-3
Liberty3-36-5
Monmouth3-35-6
Kennesaw State2-46-5
Gardner-Webb2-44-7
Presbyterian College1-52-9

2015 Southern Conference Standings

TEAMCONFOVR
Chattanooga6-19-4
The Citadel6-19-4
Western Carolina5-27-4
Samford3-46-5
Wofford3-45-6
Mercer2-55-6
Furman2-54-7
VMI1-62-9