Selma Eklund, a guard from Sweden and Jaliya Sharp, a center from Garland, Texas, will join the Seahawks, along with transfers Allie Best (Marist), Dejah Carter (Old Dominion), Carrie Gross (Xavier) and Vita Stam (George Mason).
UNCW’s women’s basketball games with Colonial Athletic Association opponent Towson, scheduled for next weekend (Jan. 16-17) at Trask Coliseum, have been postponed as a result of a positive COVID-19 test result within the Tigers’ program.
UNCW officials announced on Tuesday that no fans will be allowed inside Trask Coliseum during the months of November and December as the men’s and women’s basketball teams prepare for the start of the 2020-2021 season in eight days.
Takayo Siddle, the UNCW Men's Basketball Head Coach, is the guest on this week's episode of the "1on1 with Jon Evans" podcast, talking about keeping his team COVID-19 free, his journey to becoming a first-time head coach, and his special relationship with Coach Kevin Keatts.
In some of his first public comments since being dismissed in January, former UNCW Coach C.B. McGrath told a Kansas City newspaper that he would have run his program differently if he had known he would only be given under three years to win.
The Colonial Athletic Association has made the decision to cancel the remainder of the 2020 CAA Women’s Basketball Championship in response to continued developments regarding the spread of the coronavirus.
Sophomore point guard Kai Toews is leaving the UNCW men’s basketball program and returning to his home country of Japan to pursue a professional basketball career, according to a news release from the university.
Duane Washington Jr. had 18 points and No. 6 Ohio State shot 54% after halftime to beat No. 7 North Carolina 74-49 on Wednesday night, handing the Tar Heels their most lopsided home loss under Hall of Fame coach Roy Williams.
Former UNC Wilmington head basketball coach Jerry Wainwright has accepted a job as a full-time assistant coach at the University of Tulsa, where he will be reunited with a long-time friend, Golden Hurricane Head Coach Frank Haith.
Markell Johnson hit two free throws with 2.6 seconds left and North Carolina State came from 18 down in the first half to beat Clemson 59-58 in Wednesday’s second round of the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.
Freshman point guard Kai Toews scored a career-high 23 points and handed out a game-high seven assists to lead UNCW's men's basketball team to a 93-88 victory over William & Mary on Thursday night in Trask Coliseum.