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UNCW's Kevin Keatts finalist for national honors

UNCW's Kevin Keatts finalist for national honors (Source: WECT) UNCW's Kevin Keatts finalist for national honors (Source: WECT)
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

UNCW men’s basketball coach Kevin Keatts is a finalist for a pair of national honors. 

Keatts has been named a finalist for the 2016 Hugh Durham and Ben Jobe Award. 

The Hugh Durham Award is giving by CollegeInsider.com to the top mid-major coach in NCAA Division I basketball.

The Ben Jobe Award is also handed out by CollegeInsider.com and given to the nation’s top minority coach in the Division I ranks.

In just his second year at UNCW, Keatts lead the Seahawks to the CAA regular season and tournament championship. UNCW finished with a 25-8 record, tying the school mark for wins in a season. 

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