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WWAY’s Thursday night sports – August 23

video On Thursday night we previewed some of the games scheduled for week two of the high school football season. This includes a family affair in Columbus County and a battle involving New Hanover against defending 4-A state champion Scotland County.... On Thursday we had plenty of sports news from UNCW, plus the latest news concerning recent Laney grad Elijah Wilson... Plus more!

Laney grad Wilson commits to Coastal Carolina

Laney grad Elijah Wilson will be a Chanticleer in the near future. Wilson will be heading to Coastal Carolina where former UNCW head coach Benny Moss is currently an assistant coach.

ESPN honors Laney’s Elijah Wilson

Laney senior Elijah Wilson scored 42 points against New Bern High School in a four overtime game on February 13. That scoring output tied Michael Jordan's single game scoring record at Laney. ESPN has now recognized Wilson with their SE regional player of the week award.

Laney’s Wilson joins Michael Jordan in record book

video It's not every night a high school basketball player can put his name in the same sentence as the great Michael Jordan, but that's exactly what happened last night at Michael Jordan Gymnasium at Laney High School when Elijah Wilson tied M.J.'s single-game scoring record.

WWAY sports – Feb. 13: Elijah Wilson ties MJ’s scoring record at Laney

video Michael Jordan used to hold Laney's single game scoring record by himself. That distinction is now a shared honor. Elijah Wilson scored 42 points for Laney on Monday night in a boys basketball game against New Bern. After the game Wilson committed to play for the College of Charleston.

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