The Coastal Carolina Chanticleers knocked of the LSU Tigers, 78-69, in overtime, Monday evening, in Baton Rouge. The Associated Press, courtesy of Yahoo Sports, has the story, below.

Head coach Trent Johnson of the LSU Tigers reacts against the Tennessee Volunteers during the first round of the SEC Men's Basketball Tournament at the Bridgestone Arena on March 11, 2010 in Nashville, Tennessee. 


Coastal Carolina picked up 28 victories a season ago, but Chad Gray felt that nothing topped what took place against LSU on Monday night.

The Chanticleers knocked off their first BCS conference opponent in 17 seasons with a 78-69 overtime victory against the Tigers.

Coastal Carolina’s last victory over a BCS conference team was an 88-74 decision at South Carolina on Dec. 11, 1993.