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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - November 13 Seahawks win an overtime thriller
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 11/13/2013 - 11:30pm.

videoPender High graduate Addison Spruill only made three shots for Buzz Peterson's team in Wednesday's basketball game. One was rather routine. One forced overtime. Spruill's final shot turned out to be a game winner. UNCW picks up their first win of the season on the road against Charleston Southern. Check out our game highlights. Plus more!

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Coaching staff overhaul has Seahawks ready to soar
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Wed, 10/02/2013 - 9:24pm.

video After years of struggling both on and off the court is this the year that Buzz’s boys put all that behind them and turn the UNCW men’s basketball program around.

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WWAY's Monday night sports - September 30
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 10:38pm.

videoOn Monday we provided an update on former UNCW basketball standout Keith Rendleman. We checked out basketball practice at Duke with freshman phenom Jabari Parker. Former South Brunswick Cougar Terrell Stanley had another big day for ECU this weekend. Plus more!

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WWAY's Thursday night sports - August 8
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 08/08/2013 - 10:22pm.

videoOn Thursday night we checked out baseball playoff action. The Wilmington Sharks had a chance to wrap up their first round series, but the Peninsula Pilots had different plans. Wilmington Post 10 was victorious though. Post 10 advances to the winner's bracket of the legion baseball regionals. Lori Beth Adams made a valiant effort, but the UNCW senior came up short at the U.S. Women's Amateur in Charleston. Plus more!

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WWAY's Monday night sports - July 15; Devoted Wilmington Sharks employee dies at ballpark
Submitted by John Rendleman on Mon, 07/15/2013 - 9:33pm.

videoMonday's baseball game at Buck Hardee Field was called off due to the death of Wilmington Sharks employee Kevin Cerasuolo. The death is under investigation, but it appears to be from natural causes. UNCW men's basketball coach Buzz Peterson is counting on recent transfer Addison Spruill to play a big part on the court for the Seahawks this season. Spruill recently fractured his right foot though. He'll be out at least 4-6 weeks. Plus more!

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WWAY's Thursday night sports - April 4
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 04/04/2013 - 10:19pm.

videoOn Thursday UNCW head basketball coach Buzz Peterson gave a quick glimpse on the future of his Seahawk squad. Brett Blizzard will be taking his coaching talent to Atlanta this weekend. We checked out Blizzard's team. On Thursday former UNCW & Rutgers guard Tyree Graham provided insight on Mike Rice's coaching style during practices at Rutgers. Plus more!

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Biedenbach leaves UNCA to become assistant at UNCW
Submitted by Jesse Jones on Tue, 04/02/2013 - 4:32pm.

videoUNCW men's basketball coach Buzz Peterson has filled an opening on his staff. Eddie Biedenbach will leave his head coaching position at UNC Asheville to join the Seahawks as an assistant.

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Two assistants leave UNCW basketball
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 9:35am.

videoThe UNCW men's basketball team is looking for two new assistant coaches. Associate Head Coach Jamie Kachmarik and Assistant Coach Dante Calabria will not return to the staff next season.

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Michael Jordan celebrates 50th birthday - WWAY's Sunday night sports - Feb. 17
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sun, 02/17/2013 - 7:05pm.

videoMichael Jordan turned 50 years old on Sunday. UNCW basketball coach Buzz Peterson was Jordan's college roommate in Chapel Hill. On Sunday coach Peterson shared stories with WWAY as they both celebrate Michael's big day.

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Can Zack Allen develop into UNCW scoring threat?
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 12/25/2012 - 11:58pm.

videoThis season the UNCW men's basketball team has two players on the team that call Wilmington home. Former Hoggard Viking Zack Allen and former New Hanover Wildcat Freddie Jackson both reside in the Port City. Allen is a walk-on. He's in his first season at UNCW. Allen has only played in one game this season, but that may change soon if he keeps knocking down shots in practice from behind the arc.

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