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UNCW’s season ends on penalty kicks

Phillip Goodrum (10) battles for the ball during UNCW's NCAA Tournament first round match against Furman

Lanre Badmus, Staff Writer

November 16, 2018

In the end, it came down to the unpredictability of penalty kicks for UNC Wilmington men's soccer. Lots of chances were created between UNCW and Furman, but it was the Paladins who prevailed 5-3 on penalties after a scoreless draw through 110 minutes in the first round of the NCAA Division I College...

Gallery: Seahawks downed by Furman in first round of NCAA Tournament

Phillip Goodrum (10) squares up with a defender during UNCW's NCAA Tournament first round match against Furman

Noah Powers, Assistant Sports Editor

November 16, 2018

UNC Wilmington (12-5-3) played host to Furman (13-6-2) in the first round of the 2018 NCAA men's soccer tournament. The Seahawks tied the Paladins 0-0 after two overtime periods, but were defeated 5-3 on penalty kicks.

‘Soccerhawks’ earn at-large NCAA tournament bid

No. 10 Phillip Goodrum celebrates after scoring

Lanre Badmus, Staff Writer

November 12, 2018

After a long period of waiting and built-up nerves, UNC Wilmington men's soccer received confirmation: they’re in again. The Seahawks earned an at-large bid to be one of the 48 participants in the NCAA Men’s College Cup for the second consecutive season on Monday afternoon. The no. 21 Seahawks...

Men’s hoops drops sixth straight, falls 90-84 to Furman at home

Men's hoops drops sixth straight, falls 90-84 to Furman at home

Noah Thomas, Sports Editor

December 17, 2017

Losing isn’t fun. Ty Taylor said as much in the aftermath of Sunday’s 90-84 loss to Furman. It was UNC Wilmington’s sixth-straight loss dating back to Nov. 18 – UNCW’s longest losing streak since losing 14 in a row under Buzz Peterson in 2013-2014. “For me, it sucks to lose, but we...

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