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Eagles Soar Into Big South Championship Game

Keon Johnson scored 15 points to lead the Winthrop men’s basketball team to a 71-58 win over Longwood in the Big South tournament semi-finals. Winthrop, the 5th seed, and Longwood, the 9th seed, saw a back and forth first half before Winthrop’s Xavier Cooks hit a three as time expired to give the Eagles their […]

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Winthrop Women Falls 65-52 To Campbell In Big South Quarterfinals

CONWAY, SC—Winthrop junior center Schaquilla Nunn scored 20 points and pulled down a career-best 20 rebounds, but the Eagles fell 65-52 to Campbell in the quarterfinals of the 2015 Big South Conference Championship on Thursday afternoon at the HTC Center. With the loss, #4 seeded Winthrop finishes its season with a 17-13 record while #5 […]

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Moore Voted All-Big South 1st Team, Cooks All-Freshmen Team

ROCK HILL, SC—The Big South Conference announced its annual men’s basketball awards as Winthrop’s Keon Moore, Xavier Cooks and Derrick Henry all received recognition. Moore was named to the All-Big South First Team after finishing the regular season with the fourth best scoring average in the Big South at 18.7. Cooks was named to the […]

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Winthrop’s Schaquilla Nunn And Erica Williams Voted To All-Big South First Team

ROCK HILL, SC—For the first time since 1987, two members of the Winthrop women’s basketball team have been voted to the All-Big South Conference First Team. Schaquilla Nunn, a 6-3 junior center from Fayetteville, GA, and 5-10 sophomore forward/guard Erica Williams, from Rex, GA, were selected in a vote of the league’s head coaches as […]

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Men’s Basketball Finishes Regular Season Tied For 2nd In Big South, Highest Finish Since 2007-08

ROCK HILL, SC—The Winthrop men’s basketball team wrapped up the regular season with a win over Presbyterian College as it finished tied for second in the Big South Conference standings with Radford and Coastal Carolina. The second place finish is the highest for a Winthrop team since the 2007-08 season as the Eagles finished 12-6 […]

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Winthrop Women Are Seeded No. 4 And Will Face No. 5 Seed Campbell In Big South Quarterfinals

ROCK HILL, SC—The Winthrop women’s basketball team is seeded No. 4 and will face the No. 5 seed Campbell at 2 p.m. on Thursday, March 5 in the quarterfinals of the 2015 Big South Conference Basketball Championship Tournament in Conway, SC at the HTC Center on Coastal Carolina’s campus. Both Winthrop and Campbell finished the […]

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Moore Leads Winthrop With 16 Points In 65-50 Road Loss At Campbell

BUIES CREEK, NC— Winthrop couldn’t overcome a cold shooting second half as it fell 65-50 at Campbell, Thursday night in Big South Conference men’s basketball action. The loss ends Winthrop’s winning streak at three games as it is now 16-12 overall and 11-6 in the Big South. Campbell improves to 10-20 on the year and […]

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