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BIG SOUTH CHAMPS: Eagles Claim 11th Conference Title With Win Over Campbell

Radio Highlights As Heard On 104.1 The Bridge (Dave Friedman) ROCK HILL, SC—The Winthrop Eagles are dancing again as Keon Johnson led three players in double-figures with 26 points in a 76-59 victory over Campbell, Sunday afternoon at the Winthrop Coliseum. The Eagles won their eighth game in a row to capture their 11th Big […]

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Eagles Headed To Big South Title Game After Holding Off #4 Gardner-Webb In OT

Radio Highlights As Heard On 104.1 The Bridge ROCK HILL, SC— In a game that saw 24 lead changes it was top-seeded Winthrop that came out on top, 80-77 in overtime over 4th-seeded Gardner-Webb, to advance to its fourth straight Big South Conference Championship game. Winthrop won its seventh straight contest and improved to 25-6 […]

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Winthrop Advances To Big South Semis With 92-78 Win Over Charleston Southern

ROCK HILL, SC— Keon Johnson scored a game-high 31 points and Winthrop connected on 14 threes as the top-seeded Eagles advanced to Friday’s semifinals with a 92-78 over 8th-seeded Charleston Southern, Thursday evening in the 2017 Big South Championship. The win is the sixth in a row for the Eagles as they improve to 24-6 […]

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Third Quarter Doldrums Doom Winthrop In 64-50 Loss At Presbyterian

CLINTON, SC—An issue that has hurt Winthrop the entire season reared again Monday night as Presbyterian College overcame a six-point halftime deficit to defeat the Eagles 64-50 on the Blue Hose’s Senior Night at the Templeton Center. Winthrop held a 30-24 lead at intermission thanks to a combined 25 points by Erica Williams and Danyael […]

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Winthrop SID, Jack Frost, To Retire After 27 Years At The School

ROCK HILL, SC –Winthrop Assistant Athletic Director for Communications Jack Frost has announced he will retire at the end of June after serving nearly 27 years at the University. Frost will close out a distinguished career in which he has directed Winthrop’s publicity efforts since Oct. 15, 1990, first as sports information director and later […]

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Winthrop’s Johnson Named Big South Player Of The Year, Cooks Finishes 2nd

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop senior guard Keon Johnson has been voted as the 2016-17 Big South Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Year and was joined on the All-Big South First Team by teammate Xavier Cooks. Johnson led the Eagles in scoring during the regular season and finished second in the Big South at 21.8 ppg. […]

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Eagles Win On Senior Night, Defeat Charleston Southern 86-72

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop’s seniors combined to score 45 points on their night as the Eagles handed Charleston Southern an 86-72 loss, Thursday evening at the Winthrop Coliseum. Winthrop’s five seniors were recognized prior to tip as they helped the Eagles improve to 22-6 overall and 14-3 in the Big South. The loss drops Charleston Southern […]

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