5 months ago
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Hornets name Buzz Peterson Assistant General Manager

Charlotte Hornets General Manager Rich Cho announced today that the team has named Buzz Peterson Assistant General Manager.
2 years ago
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Like father like son – Benny Moss/Duane Moss & Buzz Peterson/Rob Peterson

Rob Peterson is the son of former UNCW men's basketball head coach Buzz Peterson. Duane Moss is the son of former UNCW men's head basketball coach Buzz Peterson. Rob and and Duane are both expected to play division one basketball, just like their fathers did.
2 years ago
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Keith Rendleman to play for Charlotte Hornets in NBA Summer League

Former UNCW basketball standout Keith Rendleman will suit up for the Charlotte Hornets in the Southwest Airlines Orlando Pro Summer League in early July. Rendleman graduated from UNCW in 2013.
Road trip to Charlotte for WWAY; Buzz Peterson explains his new job with NBA Charlotte Hornets
3 years ago
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Road trip to Charlotte for WWAY; Buzz Peterson explains his new job with NBA Charlotte Hornets

For a variety of reasons Buzz Peterson appears to be more relaxed in Charlotte working with the NBA Charlotte Hornets than he did as the head basketball coach at UNC Wilmington. We recently made a road trip to Time Warner Arena in Charlotte in order to get an inside look at what Buzz Peterson does for the Hornets.
Buzz Peterson’s family on the road again
3 years ago
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Buzz Peterson’s family on the road again

For the last four years Buzz Peterson has been a Wilmington resident. As of Thursday that's no longer the case. The former UNCW men's head basketball coach moved his family to the Charlotte area. Peterson will be working with the NBA Charlotte Hornets down the road. This means his son, Rob, will not be playing for Laney in the upcoming basketball season.
Louisville assistant Kevin Keatts to be next UNCW hoops coach
4 years ago
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Louisville assistant Kevin Keatts to be next UNCW hoops coach

UNC Wilmington has found its new men's basketball coach. University of Louisville Associate Head Coach Kevin Keatts is the next coach for the Seahawks. He replaces Buzz Peterson, who was fired March 11 after four seasons.
UNCW could be on hook for $965,500 on Peterson
4 years ago
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UNCW could be on hook for $965,500 on Peterson

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.
Eddie Biedenbach wears interim tag at UNCW
4 years ago
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Eddie Biedenbach wears interim tag at UNCW

Buzz Peterson was fired on Tuesday as the head coach of the UNCW men's basketball team. Assistant coach Eddie Biedenbach is now the interim head coach, but what exactly does that mean for Biedenbach and the Seahawks?
WWAY’s Wednesday night sports – March 12
4 years ago
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WWAY’s Wednesday night sports – March 12

The aftermath of Buzz Peterson's departure from UNCW continues to make headlines. Click the play video icon in order to see some of the latest info. The UNCW baseball team got back on the correct side of the scoreboard on Wednesday. Brunswick Community College has landed a local high school basketball standout. Plus more!
UNCW owes Peterson as much as $880,000
4 years ago
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UNCW owes Peterson as much as $880,000

If Buzz Peterson does not work for the next two years, he will probably still make more money than you. Under the terms of Peterson's contract, the school, by not terminating his contract for cause, must pay him as if he is still head men's basketball coach the next two years as long as he does not get another job.