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Chuck Rey Hired as Winthrop Head Volleyball Coach

ROCK HILL, S.C. – Charles “Chuck” Rey, Jr. has been hired as head volleyball coach at Winthrop University, athletics director Dr. Ken Halpin announced Thursday afternoon. A formal press conference is set for Jan. 19, 2018. Rey takes the helm at Winthrop after five seasons at Miami University (Ohio) where he served most recently as […]

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Bjorn Broman Scores Career-High 29 Points; Eagles Fall 85-79 At Radford

RADFORD, VA— Bjorn Broman scored a career-high 29 points, but Winthrop dropped its first conference game with an 85-79 loss at Radford, Wednesday evening. The Eagles are now 7-6 on the year and 1-1 in the league while Radford is 9-6 and 2-0 in the Big South. WINTHROP LEADERS Bjorn Broman (29 points, 5 assists, 2 steals) Anders […]

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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 […]

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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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