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Women’s hoops tops Northeastern for second-straight win

UNCW women's basketball against Northeastern on Feb. 28, 2020 at Trask Coliseum

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 by senior Lacey Suggs who had 18 points, helping her crest the 1000 career-point mark. “I’m very proud of our team. A lot of toughness out there. We just, ...

Seahawks knocked out in CAA tournament quarterfinals

Devontae Cacok (15) drives through the lane for a layup during UNCW's season opener against Campbell.

Noah Powers, Assistant Sports Editor

March 11, 2019

After a morale-boosting 93-86 win over Elon in the opening round of the 2019 Colonial Athletic Association tournament, UNC Wilmington’s season ended at the hands of Northeastern for the second year in a row. The 10th-seeded Seahawks fell 80-59 in the quarterfinals of the CAA tournament at North C...

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...

UNCW notches Alumni Day win over Northeastern, remains perfect at home

Shrita Parker (4) during UNCW's contest against Northeastern on Feb. 3, 2019.

Lanre Badmus, Staff Writer

February 3, 2019

UNC Wilmington continued its four-game homestand with a 83-70 victory over Northeastern on Sunday afternoon.   The win, UNCW’s second in a row, improved its perfect home record to 10-0 and is also its fifth win in its last seven games. The result, which came on Alumni Day, marks a continued im...

Gallery: Seahawks hit Huskies hard, remain undefeated at home

Ahyiona Vason (10) drives past a defender during UNCW's contest against Northeastern on Feb. 3, 2019.

Noah Powers, Assistant Sports Editor

February 3, 2019

UNC Wilmington (13-7, 6-3 Colonial Athletic Association) hosted Northeastern to close out Homecoming weekend. A strong offensive effort, which saw four players scoring in double figures, led the Seahawks to a 83-70 victory over the Huskies (14-6, 4-5 CAA), putting the 'Hawks at 10-0 in Trask Coliseum...

UNCW begins road trip against CAA heavyweights

Devontae Cacok (15) during UNCW's home matchup with Delaware on Jan. 10, 2019.

Austin Chandler, Contributing Writer

January 17, 2019

Following a home win over Colonial Athletic Association opponent Drexel last Saturday, the UNC Wilmington men’s basketball team prepares to set out on a CAA road trip that will include games against Hofstra on Thursday and Northeastern on Sunday. Last week’s loss to Delaware, 82-69, coupled with a victory over Drexel, 97-83,  left the Seahawks with an over...

Northeastern runs past UNCW in CAA tourney

Northeastern runs past UNCW in CAA tourney

Noah Thomas, Sports Editor

March 6, 2018

UNC Wilmington’s season boiled down to one stretch of poor play. A comeback win against Hofstra in the CAA Tournament quarterfinals had fans hoping for another victory and, consequently, a third consecutive trip to the tournament’s championship game. But No. 2 Northeastern proved too much for...

Fornes scores 24, but Huskies down Seahawks 81-77 in OT

UNCW's Jordon Talley fights through Northeastern's defense in Saturday's 81-77 overtime loss.

Noah Thomas, Sports Editor

January 13, 2018

When Jordon Talley went to the bench with his fifth foul at the 2:12 mark of the second half, UNC Wilmington was down four to CAA opponent Northeastern at home. The Seahawks suddenly found themselves without senior leadership on the court. And despite a trifecta of free throws by Ty Taylor with less...

Volleyhawks sweep Northeastern, hand Huskies their first CAA loss

UNCW's Brynn Montgomery sets up a kill in the Seahawks' 3-0 win over Northeastern on Thursday.

Noah Powers, Contributing Writer

October 19, 2017

Home for the first time in nearly two weeks, UNC Wilmington played host to Northeastern, a team which, prior to Thursday's match, was undefeated in CAA play. The Seahawks walked into Hanover Hall the clear underdog but did not let this season's shortcomings stop them from going toe-to-toe with the...

Seahawks sweep Huskies on Senior Day,

Seahawks sweep Huskies on Senior Day,

Brandon Sans, Staff Writer

May 8, 2017

All images by Brandon Sans/The Seahawk Sports Staff UNC Wilmington entered this weekend a game below a .500 record. Not only did it leave the weekend above .500 for the first time since March 25, but the Seahawks are now tied atop the Colonial Athletic Association standings after a weekend sweep of ...

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