UNC Wilmington has fired head coach Buzz Peterson, the school announced Tuesday afternoon.
Peterson has spent the past four seasons with the Seahawks and leaves with a 42-82 overall mark.
UNC Wilmington finished the regular-season 9-23 and in last place in the Colonial Athletic Association with a 3-13 record.
Peterson is a North Carolina grad who has made numerous stops in his coaching career. He began with a four-year stint at Appalachian State, spent one season at Tulsa, then was at Tennessee for four seasons. He then went to Coastal Carolina from 2005 to 2007, spent a couple years as the director of player personnel for the Charlotte Bobcats before returning to Appalachian State for a second stint. He was 24-13 in one season before taking the UNCW job in 2010.
UNC Wilmington has made assistant Eddie Biedenbach the interim coach while the school conducts a national search for Peterson's replacement.