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Winthrop Women picked third, Williams And Nunn Named All-Conference

CHARLOTTE, NC–The Winthrop women’s basketball team, the defending Big South Conference champions, has been picked to finish third in the 2014-15 conference race while sophomore Erica Williams and junior Schaquilla Nunn have been voted to the preseason All-Conference teams. Those announcements were made on Monday morning during the annual Big South Conference Basketball Media Day […]

Winthrop men’s hoops ranked 4th In Big South preseason poll

CHARLOTTE, NC—The Winthrop men’s basketball team has been picked to finish fourth in the Big South Conference as the annual preseason poll was announced Monday morning at the Big South Basketball Media Day held at the Marriott Fairfield Inn & Suites Charlotte Uptown. The Eagles, which finished the 2013-14 season as the tournament runner-up, received […]

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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 […]

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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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