College Basketball
Lawyer hired in UNC athletics probe gives briefing
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/20/2014 - 12:01pm.

A former federal prosecutor hired to investigate academic irregularities involving athletes at North Carolina says he will follow the evidence wherever it leads.

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ONLY ON 3: Roy Williams in Wilmington; says latest 'junk' not a distraction
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Mon, 06/16/2014 - 12:58pm.

videoUniversity of North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams says he is focused on his team and not the latest allegations of academic impropriety by a former player. Williams was in Wilmington today for a luncheon with the local chapter of the Rams Club Educational Foundation.

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Roy Williams denies involvement with academic wrongdoing alleged by Rashad McCants
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 06/06/2014 - 11:35pm.

North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams is denying allegations of academic wrongdoing by former player Rashad McCants connected to the school's long-running academic scandal.

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Three players added to Seahawk men's basketball team
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 05/20/2014 - 2:09pm.

New UNCW men’s basketball coach Kevin Keatts has added three players to the Seahawk program. Two of the players will be eligible for the upcoming season. One will have to sit out a year due to transfer rules.

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Wilmington's Stilman White returns to UNC hoops team
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/20/2014 - 12:27pm.

videoIt's official: Wilmington's Stilman White has returned to the UNC basketball team. White, a Hoggard alum, missed the last two seasons while doing a Mormon mission.

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ACC takes over Saturday night for hoop title game
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/13/2014 - 2:57pm.

The Atlantic Coast Conference is moving its men's basketball tournament championship game to Saturday night. The league announced Tuesday that beginning this season, the tournament will shift to a Tuesday-through-Saturday format.

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WWAY's Chasity Melvin to enter NC State Athletic Hall of Fame
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 04/17/2014 - 10:40pm.

videoWWAY's Chasity Melvin will be inducted into the NC State Athletic Hall of Fame in October. Melvin was a standout basketball player for four years in the 1990's under the late Kay Yow.

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T.J. Warren & Leslie McDonald impress crowd in Burgaw; New Hanover baseball edges Hoggard
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 04/10/2014 - 10:59pm.

videoT.J. Warren, Leslie McDonald and Andre Dawkins had more than their fair share of impressive basketball plays in Burgaw on Thursday night. It was Warren's first professional game since declaring himself eligible for the NBA Draft. We had high school baseball action on Thursday. This included the New Hanover-Hoggard showdown and Wallace-Rose vs. Trask. Plus more!

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Kadeem Allen named First Team JuCo All-American
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 04/10/2014 - 3:59pm.

videoFor the second year in a row Wilmington's Kadeem Allen has been named First Team Junior College All-American in men's basketball. Allen attends Hutchinson Community College. Brunswick CC's Cam Jones was named Third Team All-American.

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WWAY's Tuesday night sports - UNCW baseball back on track, T.J. Warren coming to Burgaw
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 04/08/2014 - 10:50pm.

videoThe UNCW baseball team shutout Campbell on Tuesday night. We were there to check that out. We also stopped by the Laney-South Brunswick baseball game and Hoggard-New Hanover lacrosse. ACC basketball player of the year T.J. Warren is coming to Burgaw this week. We have the details!

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