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Eagles Knock Off First-Place Liberty For 3rd Straight Win

ROCK HILL, SC— Winthrop men’s basketball captured its third straight win as it defeated first-place Liberty 84-67, Saturday afternoon at the Winthrop Coliseum. Winthrop improves to 21-6 overall and 13-3 in the Big South. Liberty entered the game tied for first with UNC Asheville and falls to 18-11 overall and 13-3 in the league. The […]

Johnson, Cooks Combine For 41 Points To Lead Eagles Over Longwood

FARMVILLE, VA—Xavier Cooks and Keon Johnson combined for 41 points to lead Winthrop to an 83-63 victory over Longwood, Wednesday evening in Big South Conference men’s basketball action. With the win the Eagles improved to 20-6 on the year and 12-3 in the Big South while Longwood falls to 6-20 overall and 3-12 in the […]

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Cooks Posts Double-Double To Help Eagles To 77-71 Win Over Gardner-Webb

ROCK HILL, SC— Xavier Cooks recorded his seventh double-double of the season with 23 points and 10 rebounds to help Winthrop to a 77-71 victory over Gardner-Webb, Saturday afternoon in the Winthrop Coliseum. Winthrop is now 19-6 on the year and 11-3 in the Big South while Gardner-Webb falls to 14-13 overall and 7-7 in […]

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Johnson Scores Career-High 40 In Double-Overtime Loss At Asheville

ASHEVILLE, NC— Keon Johnson scored a career-high 40 points but Winthrop fell 104-101 in double overtime at UNC Asheville, Thursday evening at Kimmel Arena. The loss drops the Eagles to 18-6 on the year and 10-3 in the league while Asheville improves to 19-7 overall and 11-2 in the league. The Eagles will look to […]

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Winthrop Women Give High Point A Battle Before Falling 70-57

ROCK HILL, SC —Despite having only eight players available for the game, the Winthrop women’s basketball team gave visiting High Point a battle before dropping a 70-57 Big South Conference decision on Tuesday night. The Eagles turned in a much better performance than they did in the first meeting with High Point back on Jan. […]

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Johnson Scores Career-Best 39 Points In Eagles 76-62 Win Over Campbell

ROCK HILL, SC— Keon Johnson scored a career-high 39 points to lead Winthrop to a 76-62 victory over Campbell, Saturday afternoon in Big South Conference men’s basketball action at the Winthrop Coliseum. Winthrop captures its second straight win and improves to 18-5 overall and 10-2 in the Big South. The loss drops Campbell to 11-13 […]

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Radford Uses 3-Point Shooting To Down Winthrop Women 74-49

RADFORD, VA— Radford connected on eight three-pointers and placed four players in double figures to down the Winthrop women 74-49 on Saturday at the Dedmon Center. The win keeps the Highlanders in a tie with Campbell for first place in the Big South Conference as they improve to 8-2 and 16-5 overall.  The loss drops […]

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