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Seahawks even record at 2-2

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Buzz Peterson's Seahawk basketball team is now 2-2 on the season after a convincing win over NCAA Division II foe Wingate. Shane Reybold was a beast on the glass. Reybold pulled down 19 rebounds for UNCW. Check out game coverage and much more on the Buzz Peterson Show on WWAY on Sunday morning at 11:00. Full story...
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WWAY's Friday night sports - Nov. 15

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videoThe first round of the high school football state playoffs wrapped up on Friday night. We had highlights on the 5th Quarter from Whiteville-Rosewood, Hoggard-Cape Fear, New Hanover-Northern Durham, North Brunswick-Randleman, Havelock-Topsail, Southern Vance-South Columbus, West Brunswick-Corinth Holders and East Bladen-Clinton. Full story...
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Duke picks up commitments from Okafor, Jones

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Two of the nation's top high school players say they will play at Duke next season. Point guard Tyus Jones and center Jahlil Okafor publicly committed to the Blue Devils on Friday during nationally televised ceremonies roughly 450 miles apart. Full story...
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WWAY's Thursday night sports - November 14

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We provided a full preview of Friday's first round state playoff football action on our Thursday sports. Ashley High & Hoggard High both held national letter of intent signing ceremonies on Thursday. UNCW lost in the CAA Soccer Tournament. Plus more! Full story...
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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - November 13 Seahawks win an overtime thriller

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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! Full story...
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WWAY's Tuesday night sports - November 12

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videoOn Tuesday we went in-depth with former Laney Buccaneer basketball standout Elijah Wilson. He's currently the leading scorer on the Coastal Carolina basketball team. See what head coach Cliff Ellis thinks about his freshman guard. Former UNCW head coach Benny Moss is featured in this segment as well. Plus more! Full story...
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WWAY's Monday night sports -- November 11th

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video John Rendleman was on assignment at Coastal Carolina catching up with former Laney High School standout Elijah Wilson who has been tearing it up during his freshman season with the Chanticleers. UNCW men's basketball team discusses how rules changes could be the root of their defensive problems. UNCW soccer prepares for the CAA conference tournament. Full story...
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After striking out in Wilmington, Braves' big league plans again hinge on public financing

Last year the Atlanta Braves struck out in their attempt to get the City of Wilmington to spend tens of millions of dollars to build them a minor league baseball stadium.

WWAY's Sunday night sports - November 10

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videoAn 0-2 start to the season is not ideal, but that's the record of the UNCW men's basketball team after just two games. The Seahawks lost to Iowa on Friday night by 43 points. Buzz Peterson's squad lost by 33 to Iowa State on Sunday afternoon. Plus more! Full story...
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State playoff pairings are released

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The North Carolina High School Athletic Association released the pairings for the upcoming high school football playoffs on Saturday. First round action will begin on Friday, November 15th. Several schools from our region will host first round games. WWAY's 5th Quarter will be your one-stop shop throughout the playoffs. Full story...
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WWAY's Friday night sports - Nov. 8

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videoThe high school football regular season is complete. On Friday we had highlights on the 5th Quarter from Whiteville-South Columbus, East Bladen-West Bladen, East Columbus-West Columbus, New Hanover-Topsail, West Brunswick-Ashley, Hoggard-South Brunswick, North Brunswick-East Duplin and Trask-Pender. In fact we had postgame reaction from Trask's first victory of the season and postgame reaction from the South Columbus win over Whiteville. Full story...
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WWAY's Thursday night sports - November 7

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videoBuzz Peterson's UNCW basketball squad opens the regular season this weekend with two games in Iowa. Cape Fear Community College will host the annual Cape Fear Classic this weekend in downtown Wilmington in men's college basketball action. We have a complete preview of the final night of play for the 2013 regular season for high school football. Plus more. Full story...
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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - November 6

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videoWilmington's Derek Brunson was more than impressive on Wednesday at his UFC fight in Kentucky. Brunson won on a first round tap out. Laney and New Hanover both won soccer playoff games. We have loads of coverage from New Hanover's win. The UNCW men's soccer team won on Wednesday to secure a first round bye in the CAA Tournament. We had coverage from UNCW as well, plus a full fledged preview of Friday's Whiteville-South Columbus football game. Plus more! Full story...
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WWAY's Tuesday night sports - November 5

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videoThe Cape Fear Community College women's basketball team won their 2013-14 season opener with ease on Tuesday night against Mount Olive. The UNCW men's soccer team hopes to knock off CAA perennial power Northeastern in one more night. New Hanover, Laney and South Brunswick have third round state playoff soccer games in one more night. Plus more! Full story...
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WWAY's Monday night sports - November 4

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videoHoggard won on senior night in a rare Monday night high school football game for the Vikings. The UNCW women's basketball team dropped their exhibition contest on Monday night against UNC Pembroke. Plus more! Full story...
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