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Report: Cylla becomes third Seahawk to transfer this week

Jeantal Cylla (2) dribbles in for a layup during UNCW's Tuesday night game v.s. UNC Greensboro

Brandon Sans, Sports Editor

March 22, 2019

RELATED: Fornes, Taylor II to transfer from UNCW Jeantal Cylla may be on his way out of UNC Wilmington after one season. Jeff Goodman of Stadium reported that Cylla will become the third Seahawk to transfer this week after guards Jaylen Fornes and Ty Taylor II announced on their Twitter accounts t...

Gallery: Seahawks unable to finish upset, late-game struggles continue

Kai Toews (10) during UNCW's matchup with Northeastern on Feb. 14, 2019

Noah Powers, Assistant Sports Editor

February 14, 2019

UNC Wilmington welcomed Northeastern to the Port City on Thursday night. With an 11-point halftime lead, the Seahawks looked to pull an upset on the no. 2 team in the conference, but second-half struggles plagued the 'Hawks as they have throughout conference play. The Huskies (16-9, 10-3 Colonial...

Gallery: Seahawks downed by Dukes on Homecoming

Kai Toews (10) attempts to break past a defender during UNCW's Homecoming matchup against James Madison on Feb. 2, 2019.

Noah Powers and Travis Stoker

February 3, 2019

As part of Homecoming weekend, UNC Wilmington (8-16, 4-7 Colonial Athletic Association) played host to James Madison. While the Seahawks were able to score close to the century mark, the efforts were not enough as the Dukes (10-14, 3-8 CAA) toppled the Seahawks 104-95. A potentially season-changing...

UNCW slides further down CAA ladder

Jeantal Cylla (2) goes up to the rim during UNCW's Homecoming matchup against James Madison on Feb. 2, 2019.

Brandon Sans, Sports Editor

February 3, 2019

UNC Wilmington men’s basketball was unable to provide the Trask Coliseum homecoming crowd with a win in its 104-95 loss to James Madison on Friday night. There were 13 lead changes and seven ties in the contest that went back and forth before the Dukes pulled away late in the second half to avenge...

Cacok sets career rebounding record in UNCW win

Devontae Cacok (15) during UNCW's conference opener against College of Charleston on Dec. 29, 2018.

Brandon Sans, Sports Editor

January 12, 2019

UNC Wilmington men’s basketball provided a reason to believe Thursday’s loss to Delaware was a fluke not to be repeated with a statement win over Drexel, 97-83, on Saturday in Trask Coliseum. The Seahawks (7-11, 3-2 CAA) were forced to “reevaluate” their energy level when starting games following...

Seahawks fall to Tar Heels in McGrath homecoming

Seahawks fall to Tar Heels in McGrath homecoming

Brandon Sans, Sports Editor

December 6, 2018

UNC Wilmington men’s basketball played a half and one minute of good basketball before things unraveled in a 97-69 loss to no. 14 North Carolina on Wednesday night inside the Dean E. Smith Center. "UNC came at us with their double teams, pressure, and length," said UNCW coach C.B. McGrath. "W...

Seahawks knock off Pirates in rivalry rematch

Jeantal Cylla (2) attempts a free throw during UNCW's matchup against East Carolina on Nov. 27, 2018.

Brandon Sans, Sports Editor

November 28, 2018

UNC Wilmington men’s basketball team renewed its in-state rivalry with East Carolina on Tuesday night in Trask Coliseum. The Seahawks avenged last year’s overtime loss to the Pirates in coach C.B. McGrath’s first season with a 95-86 victory. Strength in numbers Contributions were noticed up and down ...

Gallery: Seahawks down Pirates in high-scoring bout

Jaylen Sims (30) dribbles up court during UNCW's 95-86 win against East Carolina on Nov. 27, 2018.

Noah Powers, Assistant Sports Editor

November 27, 2018

UNC Wilmington (4-4) hosted East Carolina (4-4) on Tuesday night. The Seahawks knocked off ECU 95-86.

Tuesday is more than a game for Jeantal Cylla

Jeantal Cylla (2)

Elijah Mize, Contributing Writer

November 5, 2018

Jeantal Cylla has worked for this. He’s worked in the weight room, team meetings and practice courts. He’s worked for the opportunity to play in a meaningful game for UNC Wilmington, a school and campus he has called his own now for over a year. That moment arrives on Tuesday against Campbell. The Iron Man wh...

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