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Winthrop’s Gavin Named Big South Player Of The Week For Second Time

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop senior guard Jimmy Gavin has been named the Big South Conference Player of the Week, announced by the league off Monday afternoon. Gavin averaged 22.3 points, 3.3 assists and3.0 rebounds to help the Eagles to three wins this past week, including a win over league-leading High Point on national television. He shot […]

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Cooper Shatters School And Facility Record

LEHIGH, PA—Winthrop All-American Marthaline Cooper shattered the school and the Rausch Fieldhouse record in the women’s weight throw event as the Eagles resumed their indoor season on Saturday at the Lehigh Angry Birds Invitational, a scored meet, in Bethlehem, PA. In addition to the record throw of 20.22 meters in the 25 lb. weight throw […]

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Winthrop Men’s Tennis Falls To No. 50 South Carolina, 6-1.

COLUMBIA, SC—The Winthrop men’s tennis team opened its 2016 spring season with a 6-1 loss on Saturday evening to No. 50 South Carolina. The Gamecocks swept the doubles to take a point and then claimed five of the six singles matches. Winthrop’s point came as a result of a default at the No. 6 position. […]

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Hot Shooting Second Half Leads Winthrop To 71-58 Win Over Liberty

ROCK HILL, SC— Xavier Cooks scored a game-high 22 points to help lead Winthrop to its third straight win as it downed Liberty 74-58, Saturday afternoon at the Winthrop Coliseum. For the fourth straight game the Eagles shot over 50 percent from the floor as they improve to 12-6 overall and 4-3 in the Big […]

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Gavin, Johnson Combine For 50 In Winthrop’s 86-66 Victory Over High Point

ROCK HILL, SC— Winthrop ended its three-game skid in Big South Conference play with an emphatic 86-66 victory over league-leading High Point, Thursday night at the Winthrop Coliseum. The Eagles win their second straight overall as they improve to 11-6 overall and even their league mark at 3-3. High Point ends its winning streak at […]

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Winthrop Women Fall 59-48 To Presbyterian College

ROCK HILL SC—With only eight players available because of injuries, the Winthrop women’s basketball team battled valiantly on Tuesday night, but fell victim to Presbyterian College by a 59-48 score at the Winthrop Coliseum. The loss was the seventh in a row for Winthrop as the Eagles’ season record falls to 2-13 and 1-5 in […]

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Winthrop’s Jimecheia Banks Will Miss Remainder Of The Season

ROCK HILL SC—Winthrop sophomore guard Jimecheia Banks will miss the remainder of the season, according to head coach Kevin Cook, after suffering a broken ankle in the early minutes of last Saturday’s women’s game at Radford. Banks (Phenix City, AL) played in all 14 games this season and started nine times, including the last six […]

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