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Winthrop Narrowly Loses At SEC Foe, Georgia

ATHENS, GA– Xavier Cooks scored a career-high 31 points in an 87-82 loss at Georgia, Tuesday evening in non-conference action. The Eagles fall to 5-4 on the year and Georgia improves to 7-1. WINTHROP LEADERS Xavier Cooks (31 points, 5 rebounds, 3 assists) Nych Smith (12 points) Anders Broman (11 points) GEORGIA LEADERS Yante Maten (25 points, 11 rebounds) Turtle […]

Winthrop’s Cooks Named Big South Player Of The Week

ROCK HILL, SC—Xavier Cooks has been named the Big South Conference Player of the Week, announced by the league office Monday afternoon. Cooks averaged 17.5 points, 12.5 rebounds, 7.0 assists, 1.5 blocks and 1.5 steals to help lead the Eagles to a 2-0 week that included a road win at Furman. Cooks capped the week off […]

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Winthrop Athletics Announces 2018 Hall Of Fame Selections

ROCK HILL, SC—The Winthrop Athletics Hall of Fame will welcome six new members at the annual Hall of Fame induction banquet Jan. 26, 2018. The selections for the class are former head baseball coach Joe Hudak, former student-athletes Lisa Kingsmore (softball), Saidi Isaac (men’s soccer) and Vinicius Bortolatto (men’s tennis) as well as contributors and […]

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Anders Broman Posts Career-High 22, Eagles Fall 80-76 At Colorado State

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop senior Anders Broman scored a career-high 22 points as the Eagles dropped a close game at Colorado State, 80-76, Tuesday evening. The Eagles (0-2) connected on 15 threes in the game, just two shy of the school record but the Rams (2-0) shot 52 percent in the second half to overcome a seven-point halftime […]

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Winthrop Announces Contract Extension for Pat Kelsey

ROCK HILL, S.C. – A new five-year contract extension for men’s basketball head coach Pat Kelsey will run through 2022, Winthrop Athletics announced today. Winthrop men’s basketball embarks on the 2017-18 campaign on Friday, Nov. 10 versus Southern Illinois. “Over the past five seasons, Coach Kelsey has led our men’s basketball program to unparalleled growth in a […]

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Winthrop Volleyball Defeats Charleston Southern 3-0

CHARLESTON, SC – The Winthrop Volleyball team defeated Charleston Southern 3-0 on Tuesday at the Buc Dome. GAME INFORMATION  Score: Winthrop 3, Charleston Southern 0 (25-20, 25-19, 25-18) Records: Winthrop 15-12 (6-7 BSC), Charleston Southern 8-19 (3-10, BSC) Location: Charleston, SC EAGLES HIGHLIGHTS Junior Phoebe Wu led the Eagles with 16 kills and only three errors […]

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Winthrop Men’s Basketball Picked Second In Big South

CHARLOTTE, NC—The Big South Conference held its annual basketball media day at the Renaissance Hotel as the preseason polls and all-conference teams were announced. Winthrop men’s basketball has been voted to finish second in the league while Xavier Cooks was named to the preseason all-conference first team. The Eagles are coming off a Big South Conference championship […]

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