Western Kentucky tops UAA in women’s Great Alaska Shootout championship

Seawolves have not won the Alaska tournament in six years

Seawolf Women #1 in national poll

In sports, there is no shortage of average teams — teams that win some and lose some at about the same frequency. Very few...

VIDEO: UAA Women’s Head Basketball Coach Tim Moser and Senior guard Nikki Aiden

Coach Moser and Senior guard Nikki Aiden sit down with The Northern Light during their trip to Anaheim for the Disney West Coast Tip...

Seawolves fall behind in triple overtime to the Wolves

In the Great Northwest Athletic Conference Championships, UAA men's basketball suffered a loss by only 7 points.

UAA’s 2007-08 Men’s basketball team — Where are they now?

Four standout alumni from UAA's basketball team look back at their collegiate careers and reflect on how it has shaped their lives

Afoa granted exclusive national award

Associate head coach Shaina Afoa was named the NCAA DII National Assistant Coach of the Year. The award was decided by the Women’s Basketball...

New women’s basketball coach announced.

Athletic Director Steve Cobb announced Aug.14 that Ryan McCarthy has been hired as the women’s basketball coach at University of Alaska Anchorage after the...

Seawolves show poise in upset bid against Western Oregon

The UAA men’s basketball team did not look up to the task of upsetting No. 20 Western Oregon last week. The Great Northwest Athletic...

VIDEO: UAA Women’s Head Coach Tim Moser post-game interview 11-13

UAA Women's Head Coach Tim Moser answers some questions after the Seawolves' 63-55 victory over Grand Canyon University.

Kiki Robertson: Women’s basketball all-star

From polar opposites, Hawaii to Alaska, senior Kiki Robertson has made a substantial impression on the UAA women's basketball team.

Meet the Seawolf: Haley Holmstead

UAA junior guard Haley Holmstead seems to have this whole scoring thing down pretty well. A two-time Scenic West Athletic Conference Player of the Year at Salt Lake Community College, Holmstead was billed as one of the premier offensive threats in the national community college ranks.

UAA looks to take down Falcons and Crusaders

The 13th ranked UAA Seawolf ladies will hit the road in what is sure to be a crucial road series when they square off...

Two everlasting Shootout memories

Northern Light sports writers Thomas McIntyre and Mark Hoffman share their favorite memories of the Great Alaska Shootout.

St. John’s storms off with title, UAA claims forth

For the first time since 2005, the Carrs/Safeway Great Alaska Shootout Championship gold pan will leave Anchorage and be taken home by the Kent...

Seawolves top UAF Nanooks in basketball

The Seawolf men’s basketball team escaped a packed Wells Fargo Center Saturday night with a dramatic, 71-69 victory over the University of Alaska Fairbanks.

The secret of basketball isn’t related to basketball

With Saturday afternoon’s 74-72 victory over Montana State University Billings, the UAA women’s basketball team completed their historic 2014-15 regular season, going 27-1, 17-1...

A shift in culture: Coach McCarthy transforms women’s basketball program

At 38-3, the UAA women's basketball team just completed their best season in school history, and were arguably the greatest team Seawolf Athletics has...

Men’s basketball kicks off the season with back-to-back wins

After eight months with no competition, rigorous training and adapting to new team members, the UAA men's basketball team kicked off the season on...

A look into the 2013-14 Seawolf men’s basketball team

The basketball season is here. Despite a subpar finish, the Seawolf men’s team is coming off a hot run in 2012-13, which included a stellar showing at the Great Alaska Shootout and a 14-3 record at home.

Men’s Sweep in-state foe UAF

Thurday's meeting between rivals UAA and UAF featured two of the biggest starts in the GNAC. Seawolves' guard Suki Wiggs and Alaska Fairbanks' forward...

Seawolves receive two Division I transfers who bring big games, aspirations with them

The UAA Men’s Basketball had a busy offseason and it could pay big dividends come March this upcoming season when they make the push for supremacy in both the GNAC conference and West Region playoffs. One year being removed from a team that made it to the GNAC championship and 2nd round of the NCAA Tournament, the Seawolves stocked up on more talent by adding two players who bring Division-I experience with them.

The Great Alaska Shootout is here to play

The 37th annual Great Alaska Shootout has a rich history and a bright future

Former Seawolf receives WBCA coaching honors

Wasilla local Alysha Devine is one of the eight NCAA Division II coaches honored by the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association, and the third consecutive UAA coach earning Thirty Under 30 honors.