|Women's Basketball Preview: ODU|
WILMINGTON, North Carolina - The UNCW women's basketball team returns to action Thursday as it faces Old Dominion in a 7 p.m. Colonial Athletic Association contest at Trask Coliseum.
UNCW moved to 2-12 overall and 1-2 in league play with a 64-51 setback to visiting Drexel on Sunday.
Scouting Old Dominion
Series Notes Versus Old Dominion
The Seahawks are 53-0 since the start of the 2002-03 campaign when limiting the opposition to 50 points or less.
UNCW is 69-8 (.896) since the start of the 2000-01 campaign when it scores 70 or more points in a contest.
Getting Off To a Good Start important for UNCW
The Seahawks are 68-18 (.791) since the start of the 2007-08 season when leading at halftime.
UNCW has benefitted from building big leads in recent years as it is a combined 69-5 (.932) since the start of the 2007-08 season when it holds a lead of 10 points or more during a contest.
According to research conducted by the athletic communications department at St. John's University, UNCW Head Coach Adell Harris is one of the youngest Division I head coaches in the country.
Harris, McGowen Reunited
When UNCW Head Coach Adell Harris took over the Seahawks program last May, she was already familiar with one player on her new roster from her time at Tusculum College.
Freeman, Lee Making Their Way Up school's Three-Point Chart
Seahawks Tabbed Seventh, Garrett Preseason Honorable Mention
UNCW was picked to finish seventh overall during the upcoming 2012-13 season and senior forward Karneshia Garrett was a Honorable Mention Preseason All-CAA selection.
Seahawks Announce Signing Class
UNCW head women's basketball coach Adell Harris announced the signing of D'Asia Cain (Smynra, Ga./Campbell), Ryan Flowers (Raleigh, N.C./Millbrook) and Johanna McMillan (Mullica Hill, N.J./Sanford) to National Letters-of-Intent during the early signing period.
Up NextThe Seahawks will take a week-long break from competition after its contest against the Lady Monarchs before returning to action Jan. 24 with a 7 p.m. contest at Delaware.