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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 Postpones Fall Sports Season

ROCK HILL, SOUTH CAROLINA – With the health and safety of student-athletes, coaches and athletics staff its highest priority, the Big South Conference announced today the decision of the Council of Chief Executive Officers to delay the fall sports seasons and to postpone them until the spring, if possible. For Winthrop the decision impacts men’s and […]

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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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Winthrop Volleyball To Play Washington In NCAA Tournament

Rock Hill, S.C. – Winthrop volleyball will travel to Seattle, W.A. to take on the University of Washington Huskies in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. This will be the first trip to the big dance since the 2006 season and the first match up between the two teams. The Eagles (22-4, 16-0) earned an […]

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