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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 […]

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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Kelsey: Henry, Bourne will not return for 2015-16 season

Winthrop men’s basketball coach Pat Kelsey has announced that Derrick Henry and James Bourne will not be returning for the 2015-16 season. Each will be completing their fourth year at Winthrop and are on track to graduate in May. “I would like to thank James and Derrick for their contributions to our basketball program and […]

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Winthrop Falls 81-70 To Coastal Carolina In Big South Championship

CONWAY, SC— Winthrop placed four players in double-figures led by sophomore Keon Johnson’s 18 points but couldn’t overcome a hot shooting second half by Coastal Carolina as it fell 81-70 in the Big South Conference Championship, Sunday afternoon at The HTC Center. Winthrop, which made its 13th Big South Conference Championship game appearance, falls to […]

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Eagles Soar Into Big South Championship Game

Keon Johnson scored 15 points to lead the Winthrop men’s basketball team to a 71-58 win over Longwood in the Big South tournament semi-finals. Winthrop, the 5th seed, and Longwood, the 9th seed, saw a back and forth first half before Winthrop’s Xavier Cooks hit a three as time expired to give the Eagles their […]

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Winthrop Women Falls 65-52 To Campbell In Big South Quarterfinals

CONWAY, SC—Winthrop junior center Schaquilla Nunn scored 20 points and pulled down a career-best 20 rebounds, but the Eagles fell 65-52 to Campbell in the quarterfinals of the 2015 Big South Conference Championship on Thursday afternoon at the HTC Center. With the loss, #4 seeded Winthrop finishes its season with a 17-13 record while #5 […]

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