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WWAY's Thursday night sports - May 3
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 05/03/2012 - 10:33pm.

video Trot Nixon will be inducted into the Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame on Sunday. We featured Nixon on WWAY's Thursday night sports. On top of that we checked in on the regular season girls soccer finale between New Hanover and Hoggard. Plus, we featured the new women's basketball coach at UNC Wilmington, Adell Harris.

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UNCW tabs Adell Harris as women's hoops coach
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 05/03/2012 - 5:31pm.

video Cynthia Cooper-Dyke is going to be a hard act to follow, but Adell Harris is up to the challenge. Adell Harris was introduced as the new women's head basketball coach at UNC Wilmington on Thursday.

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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - May 2
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/02/2012 - 9:55pm.

video A busy night... the Wilmington Hammerheads wrapped up their three game homestand, George Bryan gets ready to head to Dallas with hopes of becoming a Cowboy, UNCW looks like they have a new leading lady, and at Laney High School twelve Bucs signed letters of intent and we talk to their new basketball coach.

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WWAY Friday night sports - April 27
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 04/27/2012 - 10:31pm.

video Friday night’s sports segment featured high school baseball action from all over the region. We checked out Hoggard versus Greenville Rose, as well as New Hanover against Laney. We even had a grand slam in softball action from Rocky Point, where Trask squared off against Union.

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Peterson intends to stay at UNCW
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 04/16/2012 - 10:08am.

Buzz Peterson says he's staying put at UNC Wilmington after being linked to a possible job opening on Sunday at SMU.

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Will Buzz Peterson leave UNCW for SMU?
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 04/15/2012 - 10:33pm.

Times have been better in Seahawk basketball land. It appears UNCW will be banned from post-season play next season due to previous academic difficulties. Three players recently transferred. On Sunday might a Dallas newspaper reported UNCW head coach Buzz Peterson may be heading to SMU as an assistant coach if Larry Brown is awarded the vacant head coaching job for the Mustangs.

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WWAY's Tuesday night sports - April 10
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 04/10/2012 - 10:39pm.

video On Tuesday night the New Hanover County School Board recognized the New Hanover boys basketball team for winning the 4-A state championship in high school basketball. WWAY was there for that. We also checked out baseball action from UNCW and Ashley High School (and softball). On top of that we covered the resignation of UNCW women's basketball coach Cynthia Cooper-Dyke.

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Former UNCW Seahawk wins national championship with Kentucky Wildcats
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 04/02/2012 - 10:40pm.

John Calipari played college basketball at UNC Wilmington for one season. It wasn't the happiest period of his life, nor was it a time full of playing time. On Monday night Calipari and the Kentucky Wildcats beat Kansas in New Orleans in the national championship game. It's Calipari's first national title.

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3 Seahawk basketball players seek release from UNCW
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 04/02/2012 - 4:54pm.

video The UNCW men's basketball team has had more than fair share of players leave over the last few seasons. It now appears three more Seahawks may be heading out of town in order to play basketball elsewhere. Three Seahawks have asked for their official release.

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Cremins retires as C of C head coach
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 03/19/2012 - 10:40am.

College of Charleston men's basketball head coach Bobby Cremins announced his retirement on Monday. UNCW grad Mark Byington is currently the interim head basketball coach at Charleston. Some people close to the situation speculate Byington will be named the permanent head basketball in Charleston in the near future.

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