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CAA Women’s Basketball Countdown – UNCW

Oct 8, 2012, 6:57 PM EDT

Head Coach: Adell Harris

2011-12 Record: 20-13/11-7 CAA

Starters Returning (3):
Karneshia Garrett, F — 9.8 ppg, 7.5 rpg
Tawanna Lee, G — 9.8 ppg, 3.5 apg
Chelsea McGowen, F/C — 4.9 ppg, 4.3 apg

Other Top Returnee:
Jessica Freeman, G — 8.4 ppg, 2.7 rpg

Quick Hits:
New coach Adell Harris (@HC_AdellHarris) takes over a UNCW team that returns three starters from last year’s 20-13 squad that advanced to the postseason for the second straight year. The Seahawks will be led by senior forward Karneshia Garrett, who is the team’s top returning player after averaging 9.8 points and 7.5 rebounds per game. Jessica Freeman returns after leading the CAA in three-point field goal shooting (41.1%). Tawanna Lee started in all 33 games during her first season with the Seahawks a year ago and tied Garrett in scoring with 9.8 points per game. UNCW will open the season with three road games including match ups at West Virginia and Harris’ alma mater, Wake Forest, where she paced the Demon Deacons with 108 assists during her senior season. Follow UNCW Women’s Basketball on Twitter at @UNCWwomenshoops this season.