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Former Louisville and Missouri Men’s Basketball Player Transfers To Winthrop

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop Men’s Basketball Coach Pat Kelsey has announced that Zach Price, a 6-10, 250-lb. center, has transferred from Missouri. His eligibility for the 2014-15 season is pending a waiver from the NCAA. Price, who was a 4-star recruit out of Jeffersontown High School in Louisville, KY, originally signed with Louisville in 2011 and […]

Big South Men’s Basketball Conference Schedule Released

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 31 Coastal Carolina at High Point Gardner-Webb at Presbyterian Liberty at Campbell Longwood at Winthrop UNC Asheville at Radford SATURDAY, JAN. 3 Charleston Southern at Coastal Carolina Gardner-Webb at UNC Asheville High Point at Winthrop Presbyterian at Liberty Radford at Longwood MONDAY, JAN. 5 Campbell at Charleston Southern THURSDAY, JAN. 8 Charleston Southern […]

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Winthrop Basketball Coaches Receive Contract Extensions

ROCK HILL, SC–Winthrop Athletic Director Tom Hickman announced today that men’s and women’s basketball coaches Pat Kelsey and Kevin Cook have each been given two-year contract extensions. Kelsey’s five-year contract has been extended through the 2019 season, while Cook’s four-year contract has been extended through the 2018 season. These extensions return the contracts to their […]

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Former Eagle Basketball Standout Invited To Brooklyn Nets’ Fall Training Camp

ROCK HILL, SC–Former Winthrop basketball standout Michael Jenkins has moved one step closer to realizing his dream of playing in the NBA after receiving an invitation from the Brooklyn Nets to attend the team’s fall training camp in October, according to a tweet on Monday by his agent Daniel Moldovan. Jenkins, who played for Winthrop […]

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McClanahan Voted Big South Conference Female Athlete of the Year

ROCK HILL, SC– Winthrop women’s basketball player Dequesha McClanahan has been voted the Big South Conference Female Student-Athlete of the Year for the 2013-14 season by the League’s Athletics Directors, Senior Woman Administrators and Sports Information Directors, it was announced today by the Conference office. McClanahan, a native of Oak Ridge, TN who graduated in […]

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Kelsey Hires Brian Kloman As Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach

ROCK HILL, SC— Winthrop head men’s basketball coach Pat Kelsey announced Monday afternoon the addition of Brian Kloman to his coaching staff. “Brian is someone that I have known for many years through the coaching profession and have tremendous respect for,” stated Kelsey. “He is a tireless worker and possesses and elite ability to cultivate […]

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South Carolina General Assembly Honors Winthrop Women’s Basketball Team

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop’s 2013-14 Big South Conference championship women’s basketball team was honored on Thursday by the South Carolina General Assembly for capturing its first conference title, making its first NCAA tournament appearance and becoming the first Big South member school from South Carolina to win the league championship. State Senator Wes Hayes, one of […]

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