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Williams Leads Winthrop with 24 Points in Final Game; Eagles Fall to GWU in Big South First Round

LYNCHBURG, VA—Erica Williams closed her collegiate career with a game-high 24 points and nine rebounds, but #9 seed Winthrop fell to #8 Gardner-Webb 82-43 in the first round of the 2017 Big South Conference Women’s Basketball Tournament on Tuesday night in the Vines Center. Winthrop ends its season with a 2-29 record while GWU improves […]

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Winthrop’s Williams Voted to All- Big South First-Team; Jackson Named To All-Academic Team

ROCK HILL, SC–Winthrop senior Erica Williams has been voted to the 2016-17 Women’s  Basketball All-Big South Conference First-Team by the league’s head coaches and junior Naima Jackson has been voted to the 2017 All-Academic Team by the conference’s sports information directors, it was announced Tuesday afternoon. The award winners will be recognized this week before […]

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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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