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Winthrop Falls To Butler, 76-64, In NCAA Tournament First Round

MILWAUKEE, WI—A 14-2 run midway through the second half by Butler stopped Winthrop’s attempt at erasing its double-figure deficit at the half as 13th-seeded Winthrop fell 76-64 to 4th-seeded Butler, Thursday afternoon in the first round of the NCAA Tournament in the Bradley Center. With the loss, the Eagles season comes to a close with […]

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Winthrop Baseball Suffers Record-Setting 34-8 Loss to The Citadel

CHARLESTON, SC—The Citadel baseball team handed Winthrop its worst loss ever with a 34-8 victory on Tuesday afternoon at Riley Park. The 34 runs allowed by eight Eagle pitchers and the 26-run margin breaks the previous records held by Jacksonville in a 23-3 victory over Winthrop on Feb. 26, 1992,  The 34 runs and 34 […]

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Winthrop Softball Falls 5-3 At Jacksonville State

JACKSONVILLE, AL—Winthrop softball fell 5-3 at Jacksonville State, Tuesday afternoon. The Eagles were supposed to play a doubleheader but were limited to one game due to weather conditions as they fall to 11-13 overall and Jacksonville State improves to 15-7. The Eagles will be back in action Wednesday when they travel up the road to […]

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Winthrop Baseball Sweeps Canisius With Strong Pitching And Timely Hitting

ROCK HILL, SC–The Winthrop baseball team got strong pitching and timely hitting to sweep a Saturday doubleheader against Canisius as the Eagles won 2-1 and 3-1 at The Winthrop Ballpark. The two wins improves Winthrop’s record to 7-8 while Canisius is now 10-5. In the first game of the twin bill, sophomore second baseman Brandon […]

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Winthrop Women’s Tennis Team Earns Hard-Fought 5-2 Win at Elon

ELON, NC—The Winthrop women’s tennis team defeated Elon 5-2 on Sunday afternoon at the Jimmy Powell Tennis Center. Winthrop is now 11-3 on the season while Elon drops to 12-6. The Eagles captured two of the three doubles matchups to take a 1-0 lead and won four of the six singles matches in the three-hour, […]

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Eagles Earn 13 Seed, Face 4th Seeded Butler Thursday In Milwaukee

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop men’s basketball has earned a 13-seed in the 2017 NCAA Tournament and will face 4th-seeded Butler, Thursday at 1:30 p.m. (EST) in the Bradley Center. The game will air live on TNT. The Eagles earned their second highest seed in the NCAA Tournament after a 26-6 record as they captured the Big […]

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Williams Leads Winthrop with 24 Points in Final Game; Eagles Fall to GWU in Big South First Round

LYNCHBURG, VA—Erica Williams closed her collegiate career with a game-high 24 points and nine rebounds, but #9 seed Winthrop fell to #8 Gardner-Webb 82-43 in the first round of the 2017 Big South Conference Women’s Basketball Tournament on Tuesday night in the Vines Center. Winthrop ends its season with a 2-29 record while GWU improves […]

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