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Winthrop’s Cooks Named To NABC All-District Team

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop standout forward Xavier Cooks has been named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches 2017-18 Division I All-District 3 Team. Cooks had a career-year in helping the Eagles to a 19-12 mark this season as he surpassed several milestones and inked his name in Winthrop and Big South Conference history. He was voted the […]

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Winthrop Women Lose In Big South Tournament First Round

LYNCHBURG, VA – A big third quarter for Gardner-Webb lifted the Bulldogs past the Winthrop women’s basketball team 68-57 Thursday evening in the first round of the Big South Tournament hosted by Liberty University. Winthrop closes the 2017-18 season with a 3-27 overall record while Gardner-Webb improved to 19-12 and advanced to the quarterfinals to face […]

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Winthrop Baseball Beats The Citadel 8-1

ROCK HILL, S.C. – Winthrop baseball (5-8) took advantage of an explosive first inning to down The Citadel (5-7) Wednesday evening at Winthrop Ballpark. The Citadel led off the action with a run in the first, but the Eagles answered immediately with a monster first inning, batting around the order, notching up seven runs on […]

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Winthrop Women’s Basketball Comes Back To Beat Charleston Southern

ROCK HILL, SC – The Winthrop women’s basketball team outscored Charleston Southern 13-2 in the final four minutes Tuesday to earn a 62-56 come-from-behind victory over the Buccaneers at the Winthrop Coliseum. HOW IT HAPPENED Charleston Southern (10-18, 5-12) jumped out to an early 6-2 lead before Winthrop (3-25, 2-15) went on a 10-2 run, taking […]

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Winthrop Falls In 10 Innings At #10 Clemson

CLEMSON, S.C. – Winthrop baseball (3-6) took No. 7/14 Clemson (8-0) to extra innings, but the Tigers would come away with a 9-8 victory in the 10th at Doug Kingsmore Stadium. The Eagles held as much as a four-run margin, leading 8-4 in the middle of the sixth, but Clemson would answer in the bottom of […]

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Winthrop’s Xavier Cooks Named Big South Player Of The Year

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop’s Xavier Cooks has been voted the 2017-18 Big South Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Year as the league announced its annual awards Monday evening. In addition to his player of the year recognition, Cooks was an All-Big South First Team selection while Bjorn Broman earned All-Big South honorable mention honors. Anders Broman was named to the Big […]

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Anders Broman Scores Team-High 22 Points As Winthrop Falls At Asheville

ASHEVILLE, NC— Winthrop men’s basketball fell 89-75 at UNC Asheville in its final road game of the regular season, Thursday evening inside Kimmel Arena. WINTHROP (18-10, 12-5 BIG SOUTH)  SCORING LEADERS Anders Broman (22 points, 5 rebounds, 3 assists, 3 steals) Adam Pickett (16 points, 2 rebounds) Xavier Cooks (15 points, 5 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 blocks, 2 steals […]

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