UNCW's men's and women's basketball teams kicked off their first official day of practice this afternoon, but it was anything but normal for the Seahawks on the hardwood.
Dates with college hoops powers North Carolina and Stanford and an appearance in the inaugural Battle in the Blue Ridge highlight the 2018-19 men's basketball schedule for the UNCW Seahawks.
According to a contract between the two schools obtained by WWAY, the North Carolina Tar Heels and UNCW Seahawks men's basketball teams will meet December 5 in Chapel Hill.
The UNCW men's basketball team will host Stanford of the Pac-12 this fall. It's the first game of a home-and-home series with the Cardinal over the next two seasons.
Northeastern used balanced scoring and an air-tight defense to deny UNCW's bid for a third straight conference title with a 79-52 victory over the Seahawks in the semifinals of the 2018 Colonial Athletic Association Men's Basketball Championship on Monday night at the North Charleston Coliseum.
The big week has arrived for the UNCW Men's Basketball team. Starting Sunday, they begin the CAA Tournament looking to defend their crown. It's now officially March and if they want to enter the madness, it starts in North Charleston.
As Devontae Cacok continues to impress the nation, it's hard to believe it may not have happened this year at UNCW. With the change to the coaching staff, question marks arose on whether or not Cacok would return, but Coach McGrath made his decision easy.
Today at his weekly news conference, Coach C.B. McGrath spoke about his teams recent struggles and how they can still make it back to the conference title game if they have a big final regular season week.