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Audio: Eagles Top Clemson On The Road Monday Night

CLEMSON, SC— Sophomore Keon Johnson paced four players in double-figures with 19 points as Winthrop captured its second ever win over Clemson as it handed the home team a 77-74 defeat, Monday evening at Littlejohn Coliseum. Winthrop trailed by two at the break but used a 9-2 run in just under two minutes to open […]

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Nunn Scores School-Record 39 Points To Lead Winthrop Past Gallaudet 117-43

ROCK HILL, SC—Schaquilla Nunn set a Winthrop women’s basketball single game scoring record with 39 points and Samiya Wright recorded her first career double-double to lead the Eagles to a 117-43 season-opening win over Gallaudet on homecoming Saturday. Nunn, a 6-3 junior center, came within one blocked shot of recording a triple double as she […]

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Moore Hits Career-High Seven 3-Pointers To Lead Winthrop Over Pfeiffer Saturday Afternoon

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop senior guard Keon Moore connected on a career-high seven threes as he scored 25 points to help the men’s basketball team celebrate “Homecoming” with an 82-59 victory over Pfeiffer University, Saturday afternoon at the Winthrop Coliseum. Moore’s 25 points is two shy of his career-high as he paced three Eagles in double-figures […]

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Winthrop Lands No. 19 Power Forward Arianne Whitaker During Early Signing Period

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop women’s basketball head coach Kevin Cook has announced the signing of highly recruited Arianne Whitaker, a 6-3 forward from Lakota West High School in West Chester, OH to a National Letter of Intent during the NCAA early signing period. Whitaker, who will join Winthrop’s program in 2015-16, is ranked the No. 19 […]

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Kelsey Adds Two Big Time Scorers During Early Signing Period

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop head basketball coach Pat Kelsey has announced the signing of two of the nation’s leading high school scorers from last year, Bjorn Broman and Adam Pickett, to National Letters of Intent during the NCAA early signing period which started Wednesday. Broman, a 6-0, 175 lb combo guard out of Lakeview Christian in […]

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Winthrop Women picked third, Williams And Nunn Named All-Conference

CHARLOTTE, NC–The Winthrop women’s basketball team, the defending Big South Conference champions, has been picked to finish third in the 2014-15 conference race while sophomore Erica Williams and junior Schaquilla Nunn have been voted to the preseason All-Conference teams. Those announcements were made on Monday morning during the annual Big South Conference Basketball Media Day […]

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Winthrop men’s hoops ranked 4th In Big South preseason poll

CHARLOTTE, NC—The Winthrop men’s basketball team has been picked to finish fourth in the Big South Conference as the annual preseason poll was announced Monday morning at the Big South Basketball Media Day held at the Marriott Fairfield Inn & Suites Charlotte Uptown. The Eagles, which finished the 2013-14 season as the tournament runner-up, received […]

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