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2 former New Hanover County residents win on opening day of NCAA Basketball Tournament
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 03/15/2011 - 11:30pm.

Eddie Biedenbach used to be a permanent resident at Wrightsville Beach. The UNC Asheville head basketball coach occasionally pops in for a coastal visit during the off season. Brad Brownell used to call Wilmington home. Brownell now coaches Clemson. Interestingly enough, UNC Asheville and Clemson were the only two winning teams on Tuesday night in the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament.

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Stilman White Update: Wilmington to Chapel Hill pipeline continues to inch closer & closer
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 03/15/2011 - 8:53pm.

Back in the early 1980s a basketball guard from Wilmington chose to attend the University of North Carolina. Michael Jordan's world soon became "our world." Will Chapel Hill become home to another Wilmington guard 30 years later?

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Sidney Lowe resigns after 5 seasons in Raleigh
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 03/15/2011 - 2:07pm.

Sidney Lowe helped NC State win a national championship in 1983, but he couldn't win enough games as head coach of NC State to keep the Wolfpack nation happy.

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UNCW earns WNIT bid
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 03/15/2011 - 8:54am.

The UNCW women's basketball team won't be going to the big dance, but they did receive an invitation to the Women's NIT on Monday night. It's a matchup of Seahawks and Spiders.

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Meet Tony Hudson, Pender's new football coach
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 03/15/2011 - 8:53am.

video Tony Hudson is the new Pender head football coach. Going back to Pender is a "homecoming" for the Pender graduate.

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East Bladen loses title game third year in a row
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 03/12/2011 - 3:06pm.

video Salisbury beat East Bladen by 32 points Saturday afternoon at the Smith Center in Chapel Hill in the 2-A girls state high school basketball title game.

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Pender can't hold onto big lead, falls short in 1-A boys state title game
Submitted by John Rendleman on Sat, 03/12/2011 - 3:16pm.

video Addison Spruill was on fire. The Pender senior scored 25 points in the first half against North Rowan, but the Patriots couldn't hold on to their big advantage in the second half. Twenty-three turnovers proved to be too costly for Gary Battle's team.

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