The wait is over. UNCW formally introduced C.B. McGrath as its new men's basketball coach during an event at Trask Coliseum this afternoon.
The contract C.B. McGrath signed to take over the Seahawk program pays him a base salary of $300,000 a year for five years.
UNCW is apparently very close to hiring a new basketball coach from right up the road.
March has been a bit maddening for UNCW basketball fans. It's been a month with high expectations and we finally have a name to replace Kevin Keatts as the end of the month approaches.
Takayo Siddle resigned as the UNCW men's interim head basketball coach on Monday. On Tuesday Siddle was officially named an assistant coach at NC State.
Kevin Keatts and James Johnson have known each other for years. They have been on separate benches the last few seasons, but they will get work together again at NC State.
Who will replace Kevin Keatts as the next men's head basketball coach at UNCW?
The Kevin Keatts era has begun in Raleigh.
NC State formally introduced Keatts as the Wolfpack's new men's basketball coach during a news conference Sunday.