Team preview: UNC Wilmington

Blue Ribbon Yearbook previews the 2005-06 college basketball season, exclusively on Insider.

Updated: October 24, 2005, 12:29 PM ET
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(Information in this team report is as of October 1.)


Coach Brad Brownell has made one thing crystal clear during his three seasons at UNC Wilmington: Underestimate the Seahawks at your own risk.

UNCW was picked to finish sixth last year in a CAA preseason poll. What happened? The Seahawks went 19-10, narrowly missing their second 20-win season in three years, finished tied for second in the CAA with a 13-6 record, and went on to reach the conference tournament semifinals.