Nicole Woods has a tall task ahead of her as the new head coach of the University of North Carolina Wilmington women’s basketball team.
Dec. 2, 2023 stands out in the illustrious history of Coastal Athletic Association basketball as an unmatched date. Never before had the conference — home to Final Four teams and college basketball legends both on the hardwood and on the sideline — scored two wins over top 20-ranked opponents in the same day.
Trazarien White, UNCW
Tara Cousins, Delaware
The University of North Carolina Wilmington men’s basketball team was the No. 2 team in the 2023-2024 Coastal Athletic Association Men’s Basketball Preseason Poll, and for good reason.
Nina Cajic, Towson
Versatile playmaker Trazarien White is the engine of a UNC Wilmington with designs on the 2023-24 Coastal Athletic Association championship. A leading contender to win the conference's Player of the Year, White white can do it all.
Tyler Thomas, Hofstra
Victoria Barrett, Towson
Xander Rice, Monmouth
Khari Clark, Stony Brook
The CAA coaches selected Towson as the top pick to win the 2023-24 CAA Women's Basketball championship, and redshirt senior guard Kylie Kornegay-Lucas was chosen as CAA Preseason Player of the Year.
The CAA's head coaches voted Charleston to be the preseason contender to repeat as the men's basketball champion, with Drexel's Amari Williams being named the conference's Preseason Player of the Year.
One of the great traditions of college basketball each year happens before the year even technically starts in gyms across the country: “Midnight Madness.”