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Winthrop Out To Best Start In Big South History

North Charleston, S.C. – Winthrop is off to the best start in Big South Conference history at 9-0 after it held on for a 78-76 victory at Charleston Southern Tuesday afternoon. WINTHROP (9-0, 6-0 Big South) TOP CONTRIBUTORS Charles Falden (17 points, 2 rebounds, 1 assist) Kelton Talford (12 points, 8 rebounds, 1 block) Chandler Vaudrin (11 points, 5 rebounds, […]

Eagles Match 91-92 Radford Team For Best Conference Start Ever

Rock Hill, S.C. – Winthrop earned an 85-69 win at Charleston Southern Monday afternoon to tie for the best start to a season in the history of the Big South Conference. The Eagles ties the 1990-91 Radford team with an 8-0 start to the season. Winthrop and Charleston Southern will wrap-up the two-game series on Tuesday, […]

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Winthrop Men Picked To Repeat As Big South Champs

Rock Hill, S.C. – Winthrop men’s basketball is favored to repeat as Big South Conference champions as the league released the annual preseason poll and all-conference awards on Tuesday as part of Big South Virtual Media Day. Winthrop received 21-of-24 first-place votes, as it is favored to win the league for the first time since the […]

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Big South Conference Announces Championship Changes For 2020-2021 Due To COVID-19

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (www.BigSouthSports.com) – As with all intercollegiate athletics conferences and institutions across the country, the Big South Conference and its member institutions have been exploring efficiencies to address the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.  While minimizing the impact on the quality of the Big South student-athlete experience was a primary guideline in the evaluation […]

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Winthrop Women’s Basketball Coach, Lynette Woodard, Will Not Return Next Season

Rock Hill, S.C. – Winthrop announced that Head Women’s Basketball Coach Lynette Woodard will not return for another season. “We are in the process of identifying new leadership and are excited about the future of the women’s basketball team,” said Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics Ken Halpin. The Eagles were 11-19 this season, 8-12 in the Big South. Woodard […]

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Big South Tournament Headed To Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (www.BigSouthSports.com) — The Big South Conference Council of Chief Executive Officers has awarded the 2021-23 Big South Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championships to Charlotte, North Carolina, bringing the tournaments to historic Bojangles’ Coliseum, conference officials announced today at a press conference at the arena.  The facility marks the league’s first neutral site for its marquee basketball […]

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Winthrop Shocks #18 St. Mary’s College For 3rd Ever Ranked Win

MORAGA, CA— Playing for the second consecutive night, Winthrop men’s basketball pulled off one of the biggest upsets in program history with a 61-59 at 18th-ranked Saint Mary’s (Ca.), Monday evening at McKeon Pavilion. WINTHROP (2-1, 0-0 BIG SOUTH) SCORING LEADERS Chandler Vaudrin (19 points, 5 rebounds, 4 assists, 1 steal) Josh Ferguson (14 points, 7 rebounds) D.J. […]

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