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Eagles Fare Well In College Sports Madness’ Preseason Women’s Basketball Honors

ROCK HILL, SC–College Sports Madness’ has unveiled its 2014-15 Big South Conference preseason women’s basketball honors and the Winthrop Eagles fared very well as they have the Preseason Coach of the Year, one selection on each of the first and second all-conference teams, and the Preseason Freshman of the Year. Head coach Kevin Cook, who […]

OTS Media Group and Winthrop University to expand basketball coverage

OTS Media Group in Rock Hill and Winthrop University have announced a joint agreement continuing the relationship which has lasted for the better part of the last 40 years. Both sides have entered into a 3 year agreement which will make the new 104.1 “The Bridge” the home for all men’s basketball and women’s basketball […]

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Women’s Basketball Coach Kevin Cook Announces 29-Game Schedule For 2014-15

ROCK HILL, SC–The defending Big South Conference champion Winthrop women’s basketball team will play a demanding 29-game schedule in 2014-15 that includes 14 home contests, and is highlighted by a home date against Auburn and a visit to Knoxville to face the Tennessee Lady Vols, it was announced today by head coach Kevin Cook. The […]

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Kelsey Announces 29-Game Slate For Men’s Hoops, Season Begins Nov. 15 With “Homecoming” Game

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop head men’s basketball coach Pat Kelsey announced a 29-game schedule Friday afternoon that includes 14 home dates for the 2014-15 season. Kelsey, in his third season as head coach of the Eagles, will lead his team against a competitive non-conference schedule that includes Clemson, Maryland and Auburn as well as an increased […]

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Women’s Basketball Lands 6-2 Australian Junior Standout Bridget O’Brien

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop women’s basketball coach Kevin Cook has landed 6-2 Australian U18 Junior standout Bridget O’Brien for the 2015-16 season. O’Brien, a native of Brisbane, Australia who attended Canterbury College High School, averaged 16 points and nearly nine rebounds per game while playing for Queensland South in the 2014 Australian Junior Championships last April. […]

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Former Louisville and Missouri Men’s Basketball Player Transfers To Winthrop

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop Men’s Basketball Coach Pat Kelsey has announced that Zach Price, a 6-10, 250-lb. center, has transferred from Missouri. His eligibility for the 2014-15 season is pending a waiver from the NCAA. Price, who was a 4-star recruit out of Jeffersontown High School in Louisville, KY, originally signed with Louisville in 2011 and […]

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Big South Men’s Basketball Conference Schedule Released

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 31 Coastal Carolina at High Point Gardner-Webb at Presbyterian Liberty at Campbell Longwood at Winthrop UNC Asheville at Radford SATURDAY, JAN. 3 Charleston Southern at Coastal Carolina Gardner-Webb at UNC Asheville High Point at Winthrop Presbyterian at Liberty Radford at Longwood MONDAY, JAN. 5 Campbell at Charleston Southern THURSDAY, JAN. 8 Charleston Southern […]

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