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Winthrop basketball player Larry Brown dismissed from team

In a short, but to the point press release, Winthrop has announced that senior Larry Brown is no longer part of the program. Assistant Media Relations Director, Brett Redden, said that Brown had been dismissed from the team for not complying with team policies. Brown started for two seasons for the Eagles prior to sitting […]

Big South Releases Men’s Basketball Schedule for 2015-2016

The Big South Conference unveiled its 2015-16 men’s basketball composite league schedule Thursday morning. The 99-game slate begins on Saturday, Nov. 28, with defending conference champion Coastal Carolina at Campbell — just the second time in Big South history that the league season will begin in November. Each member will play an 18-game unbalanced schedule […]

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Winthrop Graduates Taylor Calvert And Jennifer Dilger Nominated For NCAA Woman of the Year

ROCK HILL, SC–Former Winthrop golfer Jennifer Dilger and basketball player Taylor Calvert are among 480 female student-athletes from NCAA member colleges and universities–the most ever in the history of the program–for the 2015 NCAA Woman of the Year award. Now in its 25th year, the Woman of the Year award honors graduating female college athletes […]

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Winthrop freshman named to 2015 All-America basketball team

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop men’s basketball signee Bjorn Broman has been named to the 2015 Parade All-America high school basketball team. Broman is the first ever Winthrop signee to be named to the Parade All-America team as the 6-0 guard averaged nearly 50 points per game (49.6) in his senior season at Lakeview Christian Academy in […]

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Kelsey Announces The Addition Of Graduate Transfer Jimmy Gavin

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop head men’s basketball coach Pat Kelsey announced the signing of graduate transfer Jimmy Gavin. The 6-3 guard out of Arlington Heights, IL graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Parkside this spring and will immediately begin the process of applying to graduate school at Winthrop. Gavin’s availability for the upcoming season will be based […]

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Winthrop Walk-On Tevin Prescott Rewarded With Basketball Scholarship

ROCK HILL, SC— Winthrop head men’s basketball coach Pat Kelsey has announced that walk-on Tevin Prescott has earned a scholarship for the 2015-16 season. Prescott, a forward from Hartsville, SC, started 28-of-29 games last season as junior where he averaged career-highs in points (7.1) and rebounds (5.0) as well as setting career-bests with 21 steals […]

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Winthrop’s Keon Moore to participate in Portsmouth Invitational tournament

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop senior guard Keon Moore is among 64 NCAA Division I college basketball players to participate in the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament in Portsmouth, VA which gets underway today and runs through Apr. 11. Moore, who led the Eagles in scoring at 18.5 points per game this past season, will play for the Portsmouth […]

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