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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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Winthrop’s Johnson Named Big South Player Of The Year, Cooks Finishes 2nd

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop senior guard Keon Johnson has been voted as the 2016-17 Big South Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Year and was joined on the All-Big South First Team by teammate Xavier Cooks. Johnson led the Eagles in scoring during the regular season and finished second in the Big South at 21.8 ppg. […]

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Eagles Win On Senior Night, Defeat Charleston Southern 86-72

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop’s seniors combined to score 45 points on their night as the Eagles handed Charleston Southern an 86-72 loss, Thursday evening at the Winthrop Coliseum. Winthrop’s five seniors were recognized prior to tip as they helped the Eagles improve to 22-6 overall and 14-3 in the Big South. The loss drops Charleston Southern […]

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Williams Scores 26, But Eagles Fall 71-55 at UNC Asheville

ASHEVILLE, NC—With Erica Williams scoring from all over the floor, Winthrop’s women played host UNC Asheville even for the first 24 minutes of the game, but the Bulldogs used a 16-2 run to close the third quarter and went on to claim a 71-55 Big South Conference win Tuesday night at Kimmel Arena. The loss […]

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Eagles Knock Off First-Place Liberty For 3rd Straight Win

ROCK HILL, SC— Winthrop men’s basketball captured its third straight win as it defeated first-place Liberty 84-67, Saturday afternoon at the Winthrop Coliseum. Winthrop improves to 21-6 overall and 13-3 in the Big South. Liberty entered the game tied for first with UNC Asheville and falls to 18-11 overall and 13-3 in the league. The […]

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