2013 Charleston Southern Buccaneers football team

The 2013 Charleston Southern Buccaneers football team represented Charleston Southern University in the 2013 NCAA Division I FCS football season. They were led by first-year head coach Jamey Chadwell and played their home games at Buccaneer Field. They were a member of the Big South Conference. They finished the season 10–3, 3–2 in Big South play to finish in third place.

2013 Charleston Southern Buccaneers football
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ConferenceBig South Conference
Ranking
Sports NetworkNo. 24
FCS CoachesNo. 22
2013 record10–3 (3–2 Big South)
Head coachJamey Chadwell (1st season)
Offensive coordinatorGabe Giardina
Defensive coordinatorChad Staggs
Home stadiumBuccaneer Field
(Capacity: 4,000)
Seasons
← 2012
2014 →
2013 Big South Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 7 Coastal Carolina +^   4 1         12 3  
Liberty +   4 1         8 4  
No. 24 Charleston Southern   3 2         10 3  
Gardner–Webb   2 3         7 5  
Presbyterian   1 4         3 8  
VMI   1 4         2 10  
  • + – Conference co-champions
  • ^ – FCS playoff participant
Rankings from The Sports Network poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
August 316:00 PMat The Citadel*W 32–2912,196
September 711:00 AMShorter*
BSNW 23–153,812
September 146:00 PMat Campbell*W 30–106,044
September 214:00 PMat Norfolk State*W 20–125,963
September 283:30 PMat Appalachian State*W 27–2429,145
October 51:30 PMNorth Greenville*
  • Buccaneer Field
  • Charleston, SC
BSNW 28–144,523
October 121:30 PMat VMIBSNW 25–175,902
October 192:00 PMat Colorado*P12NL 10–4336,730
October 261:30 PMCharlotte*
  • Buccaneer Field
  • Charleston, SC
BSNW 36–144,319
November 22:00 PMat PresbyterianNo. 24ESPN3W 27–163,181
November 91:30 PMNo. 5 Coastal CarolinaNo. 18
  • Buccaneer Field
  • Charleston, SC
BSNW 31–266,135
November 161:30 PMat Gardner–WebbNo. 13BSNL 10–274,890
November 231:30 PMLibertyNo. 18
  • Buccaneer Field
  • Charleston, SC
ESPN3L 14–563,756

Game summariesEdit

@ The CitadelEdit

1 2 3 4 Total
Buccaneers 0 14 15 3 32
Bulldogs 9 7 6 7 29
Overall record Last meeting Result
1–5 2012 CIT, 49–14

ShorterEdit

1 2 3 4 Total
Hawks 7 0 0 8 15
Buccaneers 14 9 0 0 23
Overall record Last meeting Result
1–0 2012 CSU, 23–20

@ CampbellEdit

1 2 3 4 Total
Buccaneers 7 3 7 13 30
Fighting Camels 0 3 0 7 10
Overall record Last meeting Result
First meeting

@ Norfolk StateEdit

1 2 3 4 Total
Buccaneers 0 7 7 6 20
Spartans 0 6 0 6 12
Overall record Last meeting Result
0–1 2011 NSU, 33–3

@ Appalachian StateEdit

1 2 3 4 Total
Buccaneers 7 10 3 7 27
Mountaineers 7 10 7 0 24
Overall record Last meeting Result
First meeting

North GreenvilleEdit

1 2 3 4 Total
Crusaders 7 0 7 0 14
Buccaneers 7 7 7 7 28
Overall record Last meeting Result
10–2 2010 CSU, 41–31

@ VMIEdit

1 2 3 4 Total
Buccaneers 13 0 9 3 25
Keydets 0 14 3 0 17
Overall record Last meeting Result
6–6 2012 CSU, 32–14

@ ColoradoEdit

1 2 3 4 Total
Buccaneers 0 10 0 0 10
Buffaloes 8 14 7 14 43
Overall record Last meeting Result
First meeting

Colorado's game vs Fresno State on September 14 was cancelled due to flooding, making Colorado need to add a 12th game. On September 30, Charleston Southern was granted a waiver to play a 13th regular season game to be able to play Colorado.[1]

CharlotteEdit

1 2 3 4 Total
49ers 7 0 7 0 14
Buccaneers 0 15 6 15 36
Overall record Last meeting Result
First meeting

@ PresbyterianEdit

1 2 3 4 Total
#24 Buccaneers 7 7 10 3 27
Blue Hose 3 0 13 0 16
Overall record Last meeting Result
7–13 2012 CSU, 31–21

Coastal CarolinaEdit

1 2 3 4 Total
#5 Chanticleers 3 3 7 13 26
#18 Buccaneers 10 14 7 0 31
Overall record Last meeting Result
3–7 2012 CCU, 41–20

@ Gardner–WebbEdit

1 2 3 4 Total
#13 Buccaneers 0 0 10 0 10
Runnin' Bulldogs 10 10 7 0 27
Overall record Last meeting Result
4–9 2012 CSU, 28–10

LibertyEdit

1 2 3 4 Total
Flames 0
Buccaneers 0
Overall record Last meeting Result
2–18 2012 LIB, 26–12

Ranking movementsEdit

Ranking movements
Legend: ██ Increase in ranking. ██ Decrease in ranking.
NR = Not ranked. RV = Received votes. т = Tied with team above or below. ( ) = First place votes.
Week
Poll Pre 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Final 
Sports Network NR RV NR NR RV RV RV RV RV 24 18 13 18 23 24 
Coaches NR RV NR NR NR RV 25 24 24 18 16 12 16 20 22

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Buccaneers Add Trip to Colorado on Oct. 19 to 2013 Schedule". Charleston Southern Athletics. September 30, 2013. Retrieved November 5, 2013.