WILMINGTON,NC (WWAY) — We’ve posted scores from Friday night below. Video of Friday’s Full Court Press will be posted online by late Saturday morning. We’ve also posted below a game recap of UNCW’s season opening college baseball win over Ohio.
IN THE CFIC TOURNAMENT SEMIFINALS THE FAYETTEVILLE CHRISTIAN BOYS BEAT CAPE FEAR ACADEMY 58-51
THE WALLACE-ROSE HILL BOYS BEAT UNION 65-55 IN THE TRI COUNTY BOYS TITLE GAME
THE NEW HANOVER BOYS BEAT HOGGARD 74-43
KADEEM ALLEN PACED THE WILDCATS WITH 18 POINTS
THE ASHLEY GIRLS BEAT LANEY 35-31 IN THE MIDEASTERN TITLE GIRLS GAME
IN THE WACCAMAW BOYS TOURNAMENT THE WEST BLADEN BOYS BEAT NORTH BRUNSWICK 82-68
DJ MASON LED WEST BLADEN WITH 20 POINTS
JUSTIN GILLESPIE ADDED 18 POINTS
LEGRANDE ROSEBOROUGH POURED IN 25 POINTS FOR NORTH BRUNSWICK IN THE LOSS
THE WHITEVILLE GIRLS BEAT EAST BLADEN 51-44 IN THE WACCAMAW GIRLS TITLE GAME
JORDAN RAY LED WHITEVILLE WITH 17 POINTS
IN A PLAY-IN GAME FOR THE NUMBER THREE SEED THE NORTH BRUNSWICK GIRLS BEAT WEST BLADEN 50-42
IN THE THREE RIVERS CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIP THE ST. PAULS GIRLS BEAT EAST COLUMBUS 41-37
THE FAIRMONT BOYS WON THE BOYS THREE RIVERS TOURNAMENT TITLE 70-66 OVER EAST COLUMBUS
DRAYQUAN FLOYD LED FAIRMONT WITH 17 POINTS
RONALD RATLIFF LED EAST COLUMBUS WITH 22 POINTS
IN COLLEGE BASKETBALL ACTION SPARTANBURG METHODIST DEFEATED CAPE FEAR CC 68-65
EMMANUEL ANDREWS LED THE SEA DEVILS WITH 24 POINTS
IN NBA ACTION THE CHARLOTTE BOBCATS BEAT THE TORONTO RAPTORS 98-91
THE NEW YORK KNICKS LOST TO THE NEW ORLEANS HORNETS 89-85
JEREMY LIN HAD 9 TURNOVERS & 26 POINTS
THE LINSANITY CONTINUES ON SUNDAY AGAINST THE DALLAS MAVERICKS AT 1PM ON WWAY
THE UNCW BASEBALL TEAM WON THEIR SEASON OPENER 6-5 AGAINST OHIO IN 10 INNINGS
THOMAS POPE HIT A 2-RUN SINGLE WITH 2 OUT IN THE 10TH TO GIVE UNCW THE WIN
THE SEAHAWKS WILL PLAY A DOUBLE-HEADER AGAINST OHIO ON SATURDAY AT NOON
THE UNCW SOFTBALL TEAM WAS SWEPT IN THE SPARTAN INVITATIONAL TODAY
THE SEAHAWKS LOST TO GEORGETOWN 8-0 AND YOUNGSTOWN STATE 6-1
THE UNCW MEN’S BASKETBALL TEAM TRAVELS TO PLAY MANHATTEN SATURDAY AT 2PM
THE UNCW MEN’S TENNIS TEAM PLAYS AT HOME AGAINST SOUTH CAROLINA SATURDAY AT 1PM
CATCH THE BUZZ PETERSON SHOW ON WWAY ON SUNDAY AT 11AM
THE COACH’S CORNER IS THE PLACE TO BE ON SUNDAY FOR LOCAL TV SPORTS COVERAGE
THE COACH’S CORNER AIRS EVERY SUNDAY AT 6PM ON WWAY
THIS SUNDAY’S COACH’S CORNER WILL FEATURE FORMER HOGGARD GUARD AND CURRENT TARHEEL STILMAN WHITE
WWAY’S JESSE JONES WILL CATCH UP WITH WHITE FOLLOWING THE UNC-CLEMSON GAME ON SATURDAY
WILMINGTON,NC (UNCW sports release) — Thomas Pope’s two-run single with two out in the 10th inning lifted UNCW past visiting Ohio, 6-5, in the college baseball season opener for both teams at Brooks Field on Friday.
Ohio built a 5-4 lead with a run in the top of the frame, but Pope capped the comeback when he lined Tyler Backstrom’s offering into right center scoring Josh Abshire and pinch runner Micah Jarrett with the tying and winning runs, respectively.
UNCW held a 4-2 lead after scoring two unearned runs in the eighth, but OU fired back with two runs of its own and Ethan Newton tied the game with an infield single in the top of the ninth.
In the 10th, Ohio grabbed its first lead of the game when Ben Otto doubled in the go-ahead run with two out.
Pope was one of four Seahawks who collected two hits on the evening. Pope and Tyler Molinaro both knocked in two runs while Abshire scored twice.
UNCW starter Mat Batts tossed seven innings of no-hit baseball before making way for the bullpen. Batts fanned eight, walked one and hit two, allowing one run.
William Prince earned the win in relief while Backstrom was saddled with the loss.
The teams will play a doubleheader on Saturday starting at noon.