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UNCW to hold public welcome for Keatts Tuesday
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/31/2014 - 9:21am.

videoUNCW will formally introduce its new basketball coach during a public event tomorrow. The school will hold an introductory press conference and welcome gathering for Kevin Keatts at 3 p.m. at Trask Coliseum. The public is invited.

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Louisville assistant Kevin Keatts to be next UNCW hoops coach
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 03/27/2014 - 10:50pm.

videoUNC Wilmington has found its new men's basketball coach. University of Louisville Associate Head Coach Kevin Keatts is the next coach for the Seahawks. He replaces Buzz Peterson, who was fired March 11 after four seasons.

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UNCW fans react to Keatts hiring
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Thu, 03/27/2014 - 4:23pm.

videoStudents look forward to the next chapter in the UNCW's men basketball program and hope the team will soar to greatness with a new man leading the flock.

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Wainwright staying at Marquette for now
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 03/25/2014 - 10:36pm.

Former UNCW head basketball coach Jerry Wainwright has been an assistant coach at Marquette for two years. Marquette head coach Buzz Williams recently accepted the head coaching position at Virginia Tech. Wainwright, for now, is staying put at Marquette.

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UNCW could be on hook for $965,500 on Peterson
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 03/20/2014 - 9:03pm.

UNCW could pay former men's basketball coach Buzz Peterson as much as $965,529.67 over the next two years, according to an updated figure provided by the university on Thursday.

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WWAY's Friday night sports - March 14
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 03/14/2014 - 10:46pm.

videoThe UNCW baseball team is back to .500 on the season after a win on Friday against Indiana State. The season ended on Friday for the UNCW women's basketball team at the CAA Tournament. We caught up with UNCW interim men's basketball coach Eddie Biedenbach. Hoggard and New Hanover renewed their baseball rivalry on Friday. Plus more!

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Eddie Biedenbach wears interim tag at UNCW
Submitted by John Rendleman on Fri, 03/14/2014 - 6:04pm.

videoBuzz Peterson was fired on Tuesday as the head coach of the UNCW men's basketball team. Assistant coach Eddie Biedenbach is now the interim head coach, but what exactly does that mean for Biedenbach and the Seahawks?

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WWAY's Thursday night sports - March 13
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 03/13/2014 - 10:51pm.

videoDave Allen has decided to retire after 37 years of guiding the UNCW swim program. We have reaction from the legendary coach, plus we talk a few of the UNCW swimmers! The Cape Fear Community College men's basketball team celebrated with a net cutting ceremony on Thursday. We'll tell you why they did it. We'll show you how they did it. The UNCW women's basketball team won their opener at the CAA Tournament. Plus more!

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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - March 12
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 03/12/2014 - 10:50pm.

videoThe aftermath of Buzz Peterson's departure from UNCW continues to make headlines. Click the play video icon in order to see some of the latest info. The UNCW baseball team got back on the correct side of the scoreboard on Wednesday. Brunswick Community College has landed a local high school basketball standout. Plus more!

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UNCW owes Peterson as much as $880,000
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/12/2014 - 10:31am.

videoIf Buzz Peterson does not work for the next two years, he will probably still make more money than you. Under the terms of Peterson's contract, the school, by not terminating his contract for cause, must pay him as if he is still head men's basketball coach the next two years as long as he does not get another job.

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