The Seahawk

From Eagle to Seahawk: The legacy behind Shawn O’Connell

Shawn O'Connell during UNCW's matchup with Northeastern on Feb. 14, 2019
O'Connell: "I felt like they really wanted me as a player and as a person.”
February 16, 2019

For UNC Wilmington graduate transfer Shawn O’Connell, the path to the Port City differed from many of his teammates. The 6’8 forward transferred from Georgia Southern where he redshirted his freshman...

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

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

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.
Toews: “When your confidence starts to roll, things start to click."
November 27, 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....

Load more stories
The news site of UNC Wilmington
Shawn O’Connell