UNCW Women’s Basketball begins the year with a win


WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY)–It was a career night for redshirt junior GiGi Smith as she scored a game high 27 points to lead UNCW to the 74-58 win on opening night over Belmont Abbey.

Paige Powell picked up her first career double-double as well as the Seahawks improve to now 1-0 on the year. She finished with 10 points and bringing down a career-high 13 rebounds.

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UNCW will have their first road test of 2018-2019 season on Sunday when they visit Ohio for a 1:00 P.M. tip-off against the Bobcats.