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Two Winthrop Men’s Basketball Players Honored

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop senior guard Nych Smith has been voted to the Big South All-Conference Second Team while senior guard Bjorn Broman has been named to the All-Academic Team. Smith became the 27th different player in program history to be named all-conference after he averaged 16.9 ppg overall and 17.6 ppg in league play. His scoring average ranks 6th in the […]

Winthrop VP For Intercollegiate Athletics Appointed To NCAA Division I Council

ROCK HILL, S.C. – Ken Halpin, Winthrop University’s vice president for intercollegiate athletics and athletics director, has been appointed to the NCAA Division I Council. The Division I Council is a high-level group responsible for the day-to-day decision-making for Division I athletics. The council is comprised of practitioners who work daily in Division I athletics, and […]

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Winthrop Scores School Record 134 Points In Home Opener

ROCK HILL, SC— Winthrop men’s basketball placed seven players in double-figures as it captured its second win in a row with a 134-99 victory over Pfeiffer Tuesday evening. The 134 points broke the school record for a single-game, which had stood for 22 seasons. WINTHROP (2-1, 0-0 BIG SOUTH)  SCORING LEADERS Adam Pickett (18 points, 7 rebounds, […]

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OTS Media & Winthrop Athletics Agree To New Radio Partnership

ROCK HILL, SC –Winthrop Athletics has agreed to a three-year extension with OTS Media of Rock Hill (94.3 FM and 104.1 The Bridge), to serve as the flagship station for Winthrop Athletics, and provide live broadcasts of Eagles basketball. As part of the partnership, OTS Media will help produce and distribute the broadcast to all network […]

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Winthrop’s Austin Hill Promoted To Pitching Coach

ROCK HILL, S.C. – Winthrop baseball head coach Tom Riginos announced Thursday that assistant coach Austin Hill has been promoted to pitching coach for the Eagles. “It is with great excitement I announce the promotion of Austin Hill to pitching coach,” Riginos said. “Through working with Austin over the past year, I was able to witness his incredible work ethic, loyalty to […]

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Winthrop’s Proctor And Kauffman Headed To NCAA’s

ROCK HILL, S.C. – Undefeated doubles duo Megan Kauffman and Lauren Proctor will represent the Big South Conference and Winthrop women’s tennis in the doubles competition of the 2018 NCAA Championship, held May 23-28 at Wake Forest University after the conclusion of the team championship. Proctor has also qualified for the singles competition. Proctor and Kauffman are one of […]

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Winthrop Men’s Basketball Hires Jayson Gee As Associate Head Coach

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop head men’s basketball coach Pat Kelsey announced the addition of veteran coach Jayson Gee as the new associate head coach for the men’s basketball program. Gee brings 29 years of collegiate coaching experience as he arrives at Winthrop after a five-year stint as head coach of Longwood University. With nearly three decades […]

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