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Gallery: Seahawks down William Peace in exhibition

Devontae Cacok (15) bodies a defender during UNCW's exhibition against William Peace

Shane Humphrey, Staff Photographer

November 2, 2018

UNCW hosted William Peace on Friday night for its final exhibition game before opening the regular season on Tuesday, Nov. 6. The Seahawks dominated the Pacers 80-52.

UNCW drops charity exhibition against Clemson

Kai Toews (10) flies in for the easy layup

Brandon Sans, Sports Editor

October 27, 2018

It was a show and then some. Even though UNC Wilmington dropped its Hurricane Florence charity exhibition against no. 22 Clemson by a score of 78-67, enough went right for the Seahawks to provide optimism this season can be much different than last year.  Brownell Homecoming Clemson coach Brad Brow...

Gallery: Seahawks fall to no. 22 Clemson in charity exhibition

Kai Toews (10)

Noah Powers, Assistant Sports Editor

October 27, 2018

UNC Wilmington hosted Clemson Saturday night for an exhibition set to benefit victims of Hurricane Florence in the Wilmington area. The Tigers came out victorious, downing the Seahawks 78-67.

UNCW women’s hoops wins exhibition over Catawba

Lacey Suggs (13) attempts to recover a loose ball

Brandon Sans, Sports Editor

October 27, 2018

UNC Wilmington women’s basketball opened its 2018-19 season with a 79-55 exhibition win over Catawba on Saturday in Trask Coliseum. In the only public scrimmage this year, the Seahawks handled the Indians and never trailed in the game. Below are highlights of the day: The Smith and Suggs Show ...

Gallery: Seahawks down Catawba 79-55 in exhibition

Timber Tate (14)

Noah Powers, Assistant Sports Editor

October 27, 2018

UNC Wilmington defeated Catawba 79-55 in an exhibition Saturday afternoon. The Seahawks open up the regular season on Tuesday, Nov. 6 when they host Belmont Abbey.

Clemson coach Brownell speaks at tip-off dinner

Clemson head coach Brad Brownell

Noah Powers, Assistant Sports Editor

October 26, 2018

Brownell: There's still a little teal in my blood

Gallery: Men’s basketball tip-off dinner

The 2018-19 UNCW men's basketball team

Noah Powers, Assistant Sports Editor

October 26, 2018

Clemson head coach and former UNCW coach Brad Brownell was welcomed as this year's guest speaker at the UNCW men's basketball tip-off dinner.

Suggs named preseason all-CAA

Lacey Suggs goes for a free throw at the line.

Noah Powers, Assistant Sports Editor

October 18, 2018

UNC Wilmington junior guard Lacey Suggs has added an accomplishment that far surpasses the shock she felt from seeing her face on magnets, posters and buses around Wilmington. Suggs was selected to the 2018-19 preseason All-Colonial Athletic Association team as an honorable mention. The White Lake...

Media Day marks beginning of men’s basketball season

UNCW 2018-19 men's basketball team photo

Brandon Sans, Sports Editor

October 17, 2018

UNC Wilmington men’s basketball hosted its annual Media Day in Trask Coliseum on Wednesday afternoon. It gave members of the media a chance to chat with coaches and players on the 2018-19 Seahawk squad as they prepare for their second season under coach C.B. McGrath. Below are some highlights of...

UNCW cancels Midnite Madness

UNCW cancels Midnite Madness

Caleb Macurdy and Brandon Sans

October 9, 2018

UNC Wilmington has canceled Midnite Madness following schedule changes due to Hurricane Florence the school announced on Monday. Midnite Madness is a tradition that commemorates the start of men’s and women’s basketball seasons. The event features the introduction of both coaching staffs and players...

UNCW to play Clemson in charity event

Former UNCW coach Brad Brownell cuts down the nets after winning the 2006 CAA tournament. It was the second conference title in Brownell’s four-year tenure in the Port City.

Brandon Sans, Sports Editor

October 2, 2018

UNC Wilmington men’s basketball team has agreed to a Hurricane Florence fundraiser exhibition with Clemson on Oct. 27 at Trask Coliseum. Clemson coach Brad Brownell was a UNCW assistant coach for eight seasons under Jerry Wainwright before succeeding him in 2002. Brownell spent four seasons as...

UNCW’s Wolf to be named Greensboro Swarm head coach

Joe Wolf at a UNCW practice

Noah Powers, Assistant Sports Editor

September 3, 2018

According to a report from’s Adam Johnson, UNC Wilmington assistant basketball coach Joe Wolf is expected to be named new head coach for Charlotte Hornets G League affiliate, the Greensboro Swarm. Wolf played under Dean Smith at North Carolina from 1983-1987 and was drafted no. 13...

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