College Basketball
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WWAY's Monday night sports - January 20
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 01/20/2014 - 11:15pm.

videoLess dunks than normal, but WWAY still attended the MLK Jamfest on Monday at Union High School in Sampson County. The event featured seven different basketball games on the same court on a day where students didn't have to attend school. In college men's hoops Cape Fear Community College and NC State both won, but the UNC Tar Heels did not. Plus more!

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Duke up five spots in latest AP Top 25 poll
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/20/2014 - 12:14pm.

The latest AP Top 25 men's college basketball poll has Duke up five spots from last week to No. 18.

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Seahawks continue slide + more Saturday sports
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 01/18/2014 - 7:50pm.

Duke & North Carolina both appear to be back on track in men's basketball, but that's not the case for Buzz Peterson's UNCW squad. The Seahawks squandered a 13 point halftime lead on Saturday. The losing skid for UNCW is now nine losses in a row. A handful of local high school squads played games on Saturday afternoon. Plus the season is now underway for the Wilmington Sea Dawgs!

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WWAY's Thursday night sports - January 16
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 01/16/2014 - 11:44pm.

videoOn Thursday on WWAY we checked out high school hoops involving New Hanover-Scotland and East Bladen-Union. The East Bladen girls won on Thursday night to improve to 15-0. Plus more!

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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - January 15
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 01/15/2014 - 11:40pm.

videoThe losing skid continues for Buzz Peterson's UNCW basketball squad. The Seahawks lost to Hofstra on Wednesday. The Ashley girls basketball team has to forfeit four games. Hoggard High graduate Derek Brunson stepped back into the octagon on Wednesday for his third UFC fight. Unfortunately Brunson wasn't able to finish against Yoel Romero after the Wilmington resident won the first two rounds. Plus more!

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Arizona still No. 1, 6 newcomers to Top 25
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/13/2014 - 1:39pm.

Arizona and Syracuse remain No. 1 and 2 in The Associated Press college basketball poll for a sixth straight week and six newcomers joined the Top 25.

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Jordan's UNC diploma, recruiting letters up for auction
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 01/10/2014 - 1:55pm.

videoPieces of Michael Jordan's history as a student-athlete are up for auction. Goldin Auctions is offering up Jordan's diploma from UNC, as well as recruiting letters written by legendary Tar Heel coach Dean Smith and assistant Bill Gutheridge, who later succeeded Smith as head coach.

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WWAY's Thursday night sports - January 9
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 01/09/2014 - 11:44pm.

videoOn Thursday we found out former Tar Heel basketball standout PJ Hairston is no longer enrolled at the University of North Carolina. The UNCW women's basketball team dropped their CAA opener on Thursday. Plus more!

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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - January 8
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 01/08/2014 - 10:56pm.

videoNew Hanover graduate Kadeem Allen continues to tear it up on the junior college level. The future Arizona Wildcat scored 41 points on Wednesday to lead Hutchinson to yet another victory. The UNCW men's basketball team drops to 0-2 in the CAA after an overtime loss on the road against Northeastern. UNC is off to an 0-2 start in the ACC after a loss on Wednesday to Miami. Plus more!

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WWAY's Monday night sports - January 6
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 01/06/2014 - 11:39pm.

videoUNCW assistant basketball coach Eddie Biedenbach has deep roots to Asheville and Raleigh. As it turns out Biedenbach will be inducted into the NC Sports Hall of Fame in Raleigh later this year. Jones Angell is the "Voice of the Tar Heels." We profiled Angell on our sports segment on Monday night. ACC fans it's time to celebrate! Florida State wins the national championship for college football.

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