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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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Hot-Shooting Flames Down Winthrop 91-71 On The Road

LYNCHBURG, VA—Winthrop spotted regular season Big South Conference champion Liberty a 16-point halftime lead before dropping a 91-71 decision Tuesday night in the Vines Center. The Eagles were trying to become the first conference team to defeat a Carey Green-coached Liberty squad three straight times, but Flames 6-4 center Ashley Rininger made sure that would […]

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Big South Conference Names Erica Williams Player of the Week

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop sophomores Erica Williams and Aliyah Kilpatrick were honored by the Big South Conference and College Sports Madness, respectively, as the league’s players of the week for their performances in wins over Radford and Coastal Carolina. Williams (Rex, GA) was honored by the Big South after averaging 17 points, 9.5 rebounds, 3.5 assists […]

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