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CAA-leading Pheonix drop Lady Seahawks, 66-56

Brandon Sans | Staff Writer | @bsans10

February 5, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Basketball, Sports / Local Sports

The effort of the fight fell just short.UNC Wilmington's women's basketball team fell 66-56 to Elon (17-5, 10-1 CAA) Sunday afternoon, but the Seahawks never went away against the Colonial Athletic Association’s leader.“I have ...

Cougars ground Seahawks in 67-66 thriller

Noah Thomas | Sports Editor | @iNoahT

February 2, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Basketball, Sports / Local Sports

It came down to a pair of Chris Flemmings free throws.Down two with .08 seconds remaining on the clock, UNC Wilmington’s headlining senior went to the line after being fouled by College of Charleston’s Cameron Johnson. He...

Shield Talk: Previewing Super Bowl LI

Brent Jansen | Contributing Writer | @TheSeahawk

February 1, 2017

Filed under Sports

At the 2000 NFL Combine, a young quarterback prospect from Michigan named Tom Brady drew little attention to what was an almost humorous performance.Among quarterbacks in the combine, he had the worst vertical leap (24.5 inche...

Lady Seahawks beat Charleston 67-61, clinch back-to-back wins

Brandon Sans | Staff Writer | @bsans10

January 29, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Basketball, Sports / Local Sports

UNC Wilmington concluded its two-game homestand with another close victory that reminded basketball fans that there is no such thing as an easy win. The Seahawks improved to 8-12 overall and 3-6 in Colonial Athletic Associati...

Men’s tennis preview: DuBois, Seahawks ready to go

Calvin Shomaker | Copy Editor | @cshomaker12

January 20, 2017

Filed under Sports, Sports / Local Sports, Sports / Tennis

Portions of this article appear in both the men's and women's tennis spring previewsDeep southern roots In the early 1990s, when UNC Wilmington’s head men’s tennis coach Mait DuBois was a senior in high school, he visited Charleston...

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