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UNCW junior goalkeeper Sydney Schneider has been named the Colonial Athletic Association's Women's Soccer Goalkeeper of the Year in a vote of the league's 10 head coaches.
The NCAA Board of Governors took the first step Tuesday toward allowing athletes to cash in on their fame, voting unanimously to clear the way for the amateur athletes to "benefit from the use of their name, image and likeness."
Sophomore defender Talia Parrous and senior defender Baley Edwards each scored a goal as UNCW ran its unbeaten streak to seven straight games with a 2-0 Colonial Athletic Association women's soccer victory over James Madison at UNCW Soccer Stadium on Thursday evening.
The Seahawks, who open the new season on Tuesday, Nov. 5, against Johnson & Wales, are now at full strength after NCAA officials cleared John Bowen, a former West Bladen High School standout and transfer from NCAA Division II Belmont Abbey, to play this season.
Junior Alejandro Saez scored a goal in the first and second half on Wednesday night to lead UNCW Men's Soccer past Old Dominion, 2-0.
Defying the NCAA, California's governor signed a first-in-the-nation law Monday that will let college athletes hire agents and make money from endorsements — a move that could upend amateur sports in the U.S. and trigger a legal challenge.
The college basketball season is just over a month away and UNCW Women's Basketball looks primed to take the next step as a program during the 2019-2020 season.
Kentucky athletic director Mitch Barnhart has been selected to lead the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Committee.
The NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel announced Wednesday that the arc will be moved to 22 feet, 1 ¾ inches for the 2019-20 season, matching the international distance.