WILMINGTON,NC (news release from UNCW ) — The Buzz Peterson TV Show makes its 2011-12 premier early Sunday as the Seahawks prepare to open the regular season later in the day at the Comcast Center against the University of Maryland.
The 30-minute program featuring UNCW’s second-year coach runs from 11-11:30 a.m. on WWAY News Channel 3, Wilmington’s ABC affiliate. Mike Vaccaro will serve as host of the show once again this season.
There are 14 shows on tap for this season. Sunday’s initial show includes highlights of UNCW’s exhibition wins over St. Andrews and Saint Augustine’s, along with a profile of freshman guard Adam Smith and a look ahead to the Maryland and Dayton games.
The sponsors for this year’s show are BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina, Capital Ford, the Governor’s Highway Safety Program, Hardee’s, Hughes Brothers Tires, RA Jeffreys, Reeds Jewelers and Wilmington Health.
Buzz Peterson TV Show Dates: Nov. 13, Nov. 20, Nov. 27, Dec. 4, Dec. 11, Dec. 18, Jan. 8, Jan. 15, Jan. 22, Jan. 29, Feb. 5, Feb. 12, Feb. 19 and Feb. 26.