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Winthrop’s Gavin & Johnson Selected All Big South First Team And Cooks Named To Second Team

ROCK HILL, SC—The Big South Conference men’s basketball awards were announced Tuesday afternoon as Winthrop placed three players on the all-conference teams. Junior Keon Johnson and graduate senior Jimmy Gavin were named to the All-Big South First Team while sophomore Xavier Cooks was named to the All-Big South Second Team. Johnson leads the Eagles in […]

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Winthrop Men’s Basketball Falls At High Point For 8th Straight Time

HIGH POINT, NC— Winthrop men’s basketball suffered an 87-85 road loss at High Point, Thursday evening at the Millis Center. The Eagles winning streak ends at four games as they are now 20-8 on the year and 12-5 in the league. High Point improves to 19-9 overall and 12-5 in Big South as both teams […]

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Kilpatrick Reaches 1,000-Point Milestone in Winthrop’s 67-38 Loss to Radford

ROCK HILL SC—Poor shooting by Winthrop and a dominating performance on the boards by Radford (15-12, 11-7 BSC) led to a 67-38 Big South Conference loss for the Eagle women on Tuesday night at the Winthrop Coliseum. Winthrop (4-21, 3-14 BSC) did have a bright spot in the game as junior guard Aliyah Kilpatrick surpassed […]

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Winthrop’s Cooks Tabbed Big South Player Of The Week

CHARLOTTE, NC—Winthrop sophomore Xavier Cooks has been tabbed the Big South Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week, announced by the league office Monday afternoon. The second-year starter averaged 20.5 points, 9.5 rebounds and 3.0 blocks while shooting 55 percent from the field including an impressive 9-for-13 from three. His performance helped the Eagles win […]

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Winthrop Men’s Basketball Holds Off Asheville 81-80 For Sole Possession Of First Place

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop held on for an 81-80 victory over UNC Asheville to take sole possession of first place in the Big South Conference, Saturday afternoon at the Winthrop Coliseum. Winthrop earns its 20th win on the year as it is now 20-7 overall and 12-4 in the Big South. It is the second 20-win […]

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Cooks Nets Game-High 26 Points To Lead Winthrop Over Coastal Carolina

ROCK HILL, SC— Xavier Cooks knocked down six threes on his way to tying his career-high of 26 points to lead Winthrop to a 79-67 victory over Coastal Carolina, Thursday night at the Winthrop Coliseum. It was the fourth straight win over Coastal at home for the Eagles as they improve to 19-7 on the […]

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Early Winthrop Turnovers Lead To A 69-56 Loss At Campbell

BUIES CREEK, NC—Winthrop’s women fell behind early to Campbell due to turnovers and the hot-shooting Camels downed the Eagles 69-56 Tuesday evening at Gore Arena. The loss drops Winthrop to 4-20 overall and 3-12 in Big South play while Campbell improves to 10-14 and 5-10. After Aliyah Kilpatrick gave Winthrop its only lead of the […]

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