|Women's Basketball Preview: George Mason|
WILMINGTON, North Carolina - The UNCW women's basketball team once again takes part in the WBCA's "Play 4Kay" program, designed to raise awareness for breast cancer research, as it hosts George Mason in a 7 p.m. contest Thursday at Trask Coliseum.
The team will once again wear all-pink uniforms for the contest, along with its traditional pink shooting shirts, socks and shoe laces for the matchup with the Patriots.
James Madison Recap
UNCW moved to 2-19 overall and 1-9 in CAA play with a 74-43 setback at James Madison on Feb. 7.
Scouting George Mason
Series Notes Versus George Mason
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 68-22 (.755) 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 69-8 (.896) 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
Senior Tawanna Lee and redshirt junior Jessica Freeman are both making their way up the school's career three-point field goals made chart.
Hail To The Thief
Junior guard Jessica Freeman recently moved into the top 10 of the program's career steals 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.
UNCW returns to action Sunday as it entertains Georgia State in a 1 p.m. matinee at Trask Coliseum.