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Eagles Build Lead Then Hold Off NC Central For A 71-63 Road Victory

DURHAM, NC—Erica Williams led Winthrop with 21 points and eight rebounds and the Eagles held off North Carolina Central for a 71-63 non-conference victory Tuesday night on the road. Winthrop got the win despite having its post players in early foul trouble. Schaquilla Nunn, who came into the game with three straight double-doubles, fouled out […]

Moore Scores Game-High 24, Eagles Fall 69-65 To ETSU Monday Night

ROCK HILL, SC– Jalen Riley’s three-pointer with 50 seconds left in the game helped lift East Tennessee State to a 69-64 win over Winthrop, Monday evening at the Winthrop Coliseum. Riley faked as if to dribble to the basket and pulled back to fire a three from deep as Josh Davenport contested the shot but […]

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Nunn Leads Eagles With A Double-Double, But Winthrop Falls To No. 4 Tennessee, 81-48

KNOXVILLE, TN—The Winthrop women’s basketball team fell on the road Friday night to the No. 4 ranked Tennessee Lady Vols, 81-48, in Thompson-Boling Arena as 34 turnovers proved costly. Winthrop falls to 1-2 on the season while the Lady Vols improve to 3-0. The Eagles can take solace in the fact they held Tennessee to […]

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Men’s Basketball Suffers Last Second Loss At Savannah State Thursday Night

SAVANNAH, GA— Savannah State’s Terel Hall’s three-point play with one second to play gave Savannah State a 59-58 victory over Winthrop, Thursday evening at Tiger Arena. The loss is the first of the season for the Eagles as they fall to 2-1 and will return home for their next two games starting with East Tennessee […]

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Nine Former Athletes Will Be Inducted Into Winthrop Athletics Hall of Fame On Jan. 23

ROCK HILL, SC—Nine former student-athletes representing seven sports have been selected for induction into the 2015 class of the Winthrop Athletics Hall of Fame., The induction dinner and ceremony are scheduled for Friday, January 23 in the Richardson Ballroom of the DiGiorgio Campus Center at 6:30 p.m. , For ticket information, contact Sharen DuBard (803-323-2129, […]

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Winthrop’s Nunn Named Big South Conference Player of the Week

ROCK HILL, SC–Winthrop junior Schaquilla Nunn has been named the first Big South Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for 2014-15 for her record-setting performance last Saturday against Gallaudet, the conference announced today. Nunn, a 6-3 center from Fayetteville, GA, scored a school-record 39 points in the Eagles’ 117-43 victory over Gallaudet. She was 18-of-24 […]

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Furman Knocks Off Winthrop Women 73-55 By Connecting On 10 Three-Pointers

ROCK HILL, SC—Furman used a 18-0 second half run and connected on 10 three-pointers to defeat Winthrop 73-55 on Monday night in the Winthrop Coliseum. The victory was the 11th straight by Furman over the Eagles, but it was just the first meeting in 15 years. Winthrop leads the all-time series 17-14 following the loss, […]

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