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David Pellom reflects on end of college career

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videoIt took longer than most, but former New Hanover Wildcat basketball standout David Pellom is finally done with college basketball. He played his last game on Sunday in Raleigh at the NCAA Tournament. We were there before and after the final game with Pellom, a 2008 graduate of New Hanover High. Note, Pellom is currently a grad student at the University of Memphis. Full story...
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Local man says his invention could have eliminated chaos in UNC game

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video In a strange ending involving the game clock, UNC was eliminated from the NCAA Tournament Sunday night. One local man says his invention could have possibly helped change the end of the game. Full story...
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WWAY's Friday night sports - March 21; David Pellom & Tigers move on

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videoFormer New Hanover Wildcat David Pellom is still alive in the "Big Dance." Laney grad Elijah Wilson will not be moving on. His Coastal Carolina Chanticleers were eliminated by Virginia. The UNC Tar Heels are still kicking. The Duke Blue Devils are not. We had loads of high school sports on Friday night including a father-son matchup at Legion Stadium. We also showcased the dramatic walk-off win for the UNCW baseball team. Plus more! Full story...
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New Hanover grad wraps up collegiate swimming career at the NCAA's

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videoNew Hanover graduate Cari Blalock will make her final splash in the pool for the North Carolina Tar Heels this weekend at the NCAA Swimming & Diving Championship. This is Blalock's 16th year of competitive swimming. In a way she's never been so close to the finish line. Full story...
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Mercer shocks Duke 78-71 in NCAA tourney opener

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Daniel Coursey scored 17 points and Mercer pulled off the biggest upset in the NCAA tournament so far by knocking off Duke 78-71. Full story...
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David Pellom & Elijah Wilson ready for the 'Big Dance'

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videoTwo basketball players who attended high school in Wilmington begin play on Friday in the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament. WWAY made the trip to Raleigh in order to catch up with New Hanover grad David Pellom and Laney grad Elijah Wilson. Plus more sports too! Full story...
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UNCW could be on hook for $965,500 on Peterson

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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. Full story...
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New details on PGA Tour event coming to Wilmington in 2017

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videoWhere will everyone park at the 2017 Wells Fargo Championship when it comes to Wilmington? After all, thousands will be doing it at Eagle Point the first week of May in three more years. "I don't think we're going to have a traffic problem during the tournament," Eagle Point Golf Club President Bobby Long said. Full story...
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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - March 19

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videoOn Wednesday night we checked out high school lacrosse action between Hoggard and New Hanover. UNCW snapped a two game losing skid in baseball. More details on the PGA Tour coming to Wilmington. Plus more! Full story...
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WWAY's Tuesday night sports - March 18

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videoNC State is the first ACC basketball team to secure a win in the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament in 2014. The Wolfpack basketball squad defeated Xavier on Tuesday. Former UNCW guard Billy Donlon is now the Wright State men's basketball coach. Wright State ended East Carolina's season on Tuesday in the CIT. Former New Hanover track standout Jermaine Jones continues to rack up national honors at St. Augustine's. Plus more! Full story...
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PGA Tour confirms Wilmington stop in 2017

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videoPGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem announced today that the Wells Fargo Championship will be played in 2017 at Eagle Point Golf Club. Full story...
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Hammerheads receive 3 players from MLS

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Major League Soccer affiliate Toronto FC has assigned three players on loan for the 2014 USL Pro regular season to the Wilmington Hammerheads FC. Full story...
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Sea Devils fall short in first round of NJCAA

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video The college basketball season ended on Monday afternoon for the Cape Fear Community College men's basketball team. The Sea Devils lost in the first round of the NJCAA Tournament in Kansas against South Plains Junior College. CFCC finishes the 2013-14 campaign with a 19-14 record. Full story...
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Report: PGA Tour event coming to Wilmington in 2017

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video The PGA Tour is coming to Wilmington in 2017, according to a report in the Charlotte Observer. The newspaper reports the Wells Fargo Championship will be played at Eagle Point Golf Club for one year. Full story...
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6 ACC teams make NCAA tourney field - plus a Laney grad & NHHS grad too

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Two basketball players who call Wilmington home will be playing in the "Big Dance" this week. This will be David Pellom's last chance to compete for a national title. Elijah Wilson hopes it will be the first of four. They'll be joined by six teams from the ACC. Full story...
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