NC-Wilmington Rumors & News

  • UNC Wilmington 80, Hofstra 73

    The Sports Xchange "UNC Wilmington is headed back to the NCAA Tournament for the first time in 10 years after winning the Colonial Athletic Association championship Monday. The second-seeded Seahawks edged top-seeded Hofstra 80-73 in overtime at Baltimore. C.J. Bryce's three-point play with 1:20 left in..." March 07

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08

  • Report: Charlotte transfer Denzel Ingram arrives at UNC-Wilmington

    The Score "Following his decision to leave Charlotte after two seasons with the 49ers, Denzel Ingram has reportedly transferred to UNC-Wilmington. The 6-foot guard averaged 8.1 points, 2.1 rebounds, and 1.9 assists last season, while receiving 27 minutes of playing time. " June 21

  • Jacksonville transfer Jarvis Haywood picks UNCW

    Starnews Online "Kevin Keatts wasted little time filling out his first UNCW men’s basketball recruiting class. Hours after landing the new staff got its first commitment, Jarvis Haywood, a shooting guard who led Jacksonville University in scoring this past season, announced via Twitter he will join the..." May 09

  • Louisville assistant Kevin Keatts to be named UNC-Wilmington's coach

    CBS Sports "Louisville associate head coach Kevin Keatts has reached an agreement to become the next head coach at UNC-Wilmington, a source told on Thursday morning. A formal announcement is expected soon. Keatts is in his third season on Rick Pitino's staff and has helped the Cardinals..." March 28

  • Buzz Peterson out at UNC-Wilmington

    CBS Sports "When Buzz Peterson was hired at UNC-Wilmington in 2010, there was some optimism surrounding the Seahawks. He was a big-name coach who was expected to bring back winning ways to UNCW. After four straight losing seasons, though, the school is cutting ties. “We appreciate Coach Peterson's work..." March 11

  • Drexel rallies to beat UNC Wilmington "Drexel coach Bruiser Flint was sure Freddie Wilson had a big game in him. He just wasn't sure when Wilson would produce it. Saturday turned out to be the perfect time. With Drexel having only nine available players, Wilson used an explosive second half to put up a career-high 16 points,..." January 19