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Seahawks come up short in opener for new head coach Kevin Keatts
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 11/15/2014 - 10:42pm.

UNCW had the lead the entire first half on the road against Old Dominion, but the Monarchs outplayed UNCW in the second half in the season opener for Kevin Keatts and the UNCW Seahawks in a men's college basketball game. Game highlights will be shown on the Kevin Keatts Show on WWAY on Sunday morning at 11:30.

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One-on-one with UNCW's Kevin Keatts
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 11/11/2014 - 12:00am.

videoUNCW defeated Catawba in a men's basketball exhibition game on Saturday 97-68. After the game we went courtside to get the new coach's take on the exhibition victory along with a look ahead to the season opener this coming Friday against Old Dominion.

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UNCW men and women to host exhibition basketball games on Saturday; Kevin Keatts Show starts Sunday
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 11/06/2014 - 11:24pm.

videoHighlights of Saturday's UNCW men's basketball exhibition game vs. Catawba and a profile of junior point guard Craig Ponder will be featured on the debut of "The Kevin Keatts Show" scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 9, on WWAY-TV 3 and The CW Network.

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UNCW men picked 9th in preseason CAA basketball poll, UNCW women picked 10th
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:25pm.

videoUNCW's Cedrick Williams and Kelva Atkins garnered individual honors at the CAA Basketball Media Day, but the CAA media didn't predict high finishes for the UNCW basketball teams this season.

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Stilman White says viral Mormon missionary hoops vid not him
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 10/10/2014 - 7:54am.

videoWhile Stilman White served his mission out west, a YouTube basketball video went viral. The video included two Mormon missionaries playing basketball on a playground, with one of the young men clearly impressing his opponents with his hoop skills. It led a lot of people to wonder if that player was White, so we asked him.

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WWAY's Chasity Melvin to enter NC State Athletic Hall of Fame Friday night
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 10/09/2014 - 10:47pm.

videoWWAY Full Court Press basketball analyst Chasity Melvin will be inducted into the NC State Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday night at Reynolds Coliseum in Raleigh. Plus more sports!

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Church mission over, Wilmington's White back on court at UNC
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 10/08/2014 - 10:58pm.

videoStilman White started two games for the North Carolina Tar Heels in the NCAA Basketball Tournament in 2012. He hasn't played in a college game since. That's about to change soon though. His Mormon mission is now over. We made the trip to Chapel Hill on Wednesday to sit down with the Tar Heel basketball guard to talk about hoops, his mission trip and a jersey change that involves Michael Jordan.

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UNCW to retire John Goldsberry's jersey
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 10/07/2014 - 10:01pm.

videoUNCW men’s basketball career assist leader John Goldsberry’s ball-hawking, all-out hustle style of play has landed him the ultimate honor – his No. 3 jersey will hang soon in the rafters of Trask Coliseum.

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'Meet the Seahawks' for UNCW basketball & head coach Kevin Keatts
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 10/01/2014 - 10:27pm.

videoMedia Day, one of the long traditions in college basketball, took place on Wednesday for Kevin Keatts and the 2014-15 UNCW Seahawks. We were there in order to check out this year's team. Former South Columbus football standout Ethan Farmer says the UNC Tar Heel defense will continue to make progress. Former East Columbus football standout Joe Gore will have to sit out the next two games for the Clemson Tigers. Plus more sports!

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What's up with Jerry Wainwright?
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 09/17/2014 - 10:31pm.

videoWe spotted former UNCW men's head basketball coach Jerry Wainwright at a high school football game recently. It appears the coach will lay low during the upcoming basketball season. Of course with all coaches, that's subject to change.

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