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Towson quarterback Tom Flacco celebrates after a touchdown against Villanova on Saturday night at Johnny Unitas Stadium.
CAA votes to suspend 2020 football season
Noah Powers, Sports Editor • July 17, 2020
The CAA is one of several conferences opting to abandon football this year in response to the continued threat of the coronavirus pandemic.
Devontae Cacok (15) during UNCW
Cacok pulls in a pair of NBA G League honors
Noah Powers, Sports Editor • July 1, 2020

In terms of impacts, former UNC Wilmington standout Devontae Cacok cemented a large one during his time in the Port City. Now, he is on track...

Left: Bulls guard Coby White handles the ball during a game against the Bucks at the United Center on Oct. 7, 2019. (Armando L. Sanchez / Chicago Tribune/TNS)

Right: Photo courtesy of Julie Lawlor
How the eyes of a four-year-old boy can see past America’s current issues
Zachary Kilby, Assistant Sports Editor • June 24, 2020

It was just another day for me. I was on the couch aimlessly scrolling through Twitter, seeing the same hate and violence in almost every post....

Jaylen Sims (30) dribbles up court during UNCW
UNCW, ECU set to resume rivalry in 2020-21 season
Noah Powers, Sports Editor • May 23, 2020

WILMINGTON — Along with newly-hired head coach Takayo Siddle, who served as an assistant at UNC Wilmington before leaving after the 2016-17...

Kep Brown (36) during UNCW
56 Seahawk athletes set to graduate
Noah Powers, Sports Editor • May 8, 2020

WILMINGTON — Despite adversity faced due to COVID-19, UNC Wilmington athletes still found the focus to finish the 2019-2020 academic year strong. 14...

Jajuan Carr
Seahawks add three to 2020-21 roster
Noah Powers, Sports Editor • April 25, 2020

WILMINGTON — UNC Wilmington head coach Takayo Siddle has been hot on the recruiting trail since his tenure in the Port City began on March...

Marten Linssen attempts to go up for a shot during UNCW
Linssen enters transfer portal
Noah Powers, Sports Editor • April 11, 2020

WILMINGTON — UNC Wilmington's Marten Linssen has announced that he plans to enter the NCAA transfer portal heading into next season's action....

Jajuan Carr
Jajuan Carr commits to UNCW
Noah Powers, Sports Editor • March 29, 2020

WILMINGTON — After much consideration of the offers forwarded to him, Pender High School's Jajuan Carr seriously considered sitting out a year...

Takayo Siddle
Siddle named UNCW men’s basketball head coach
Noah Powers, Sports Editor • March 13, 2020

WILMINGTON — The UNC Wilmington men’s basketball program has named N.C. State assistant Takayo Siddle head coach of the program following...

A view of the empty AmericanAirlines Arena before the start of an NBA basketball regular season game between the Miami Heat and the Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 in Miami. The Golden State Warriors announced Wednesday they will play games without fans in their San Francisco arena because of the coronavirus.
2020 NCAA Tournament to be played without fans in attendance
Noah Powers, Sports Editor • March 11, 2020

Update: Since this article was published, the NBA suspended its season after Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert preliminary tested positive for coronavirus.  COVID-19,...

Marten Linssen attempts to go up for a shot during UNCW
UNCW downed by Drexel in CAA tournament
Noah Powers, Sports Editor • March 8, 2020

WASHINGTON D.C. — UNC Wilmington’s hopes of running the table were cut short on Saturday night following a 66-55 loss to Drexel (14-19, 6-12...

Shykeim Phillips goes in for a layup during UNCW
Phillips earns CAA rookie honors for third time
Noah Powers, Sports Editor • March 3, 2020

WILMINGTON – Point guard Shykeim Phillips wrangled in Colonial Athletic Association Rookie of the Week honors for the third time this...

GiGi Smith (5) makes a pass during UNCW
Smith shows out on Senior Day, leads Seahawks to win
Erin Howard, Staff Writer • March 1, 2020

WILMINGTON — UNC Wilmington women’s hoops extended its winning streak to three games on Sunday in Trask Coliseum with a Senior Day victory...

Marten Linssen battles Delaware defenders during UNCW
Seahawks fall to Blue Hens in season finale
Noah Powers, Sports Editor • March 1, 2020

WILMINGTON — After winning three of its last five games, UNC Wilmington (10-21, 5-13 Colonial Athletic Association) was unable to muster up...

UNCW women
Women's hoops tops Northeastern for second-straight win
Erin Howard, Staff Writer • February 29, 2020

WILMINGTON — UNC Wilmington got its second-straight win Friday night at Trask Coliseum against Northeastern. The 61-48 victory was fueled...

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