Fifth recruit requests release from UNCW

Fifth recruit requests release from UNCW

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - All five recruits that committed to play basketball at UNCW last fall are searching for new schools in the wake of Kevin Keatts' departure.

A tweet from Tuesday states that Zac Cuthbertson has request his release from the university.

Cuthbertson, a 6'7" forward, was the Region 16 Player of the Year at Mineral Area College in Pleasant Hill.

He is the fifth commitment to opt out since Keatts left the Seahawks to become the head coach of N.C. State last month.

Josh Boutte and Clayton Hughes announced they were looking for new schools last month.

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