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Eagles basketball: Free throw record set in 77-65 Big South Conference win

The Winthrop men’s basketball team set a new tournament record, going 21 of 21, and pulled away in the final seven minutes of the game to defeat Liberty 77-65 in the first round of the 2014 Big South Conference Championship Wednesday afternoon at the HTC Center. The victory sends Winthrop (18-12) into Friday’s quarterfinal game […]

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Winthrop Men Battle Liberty in Big South First Round LIVE on WRHI: Wednesday at 11:30 a.m.

ROCK HILL, SC – The Winthrop men’s basketball team finished in a three-way tie for second place in the Big South Southern Division, but earned the fourth seed after the tie-breakers were finished and will play Liberty in the first game of the men’s tournament at noon Wednesday in Myrtle Beach. The Eagles finished a […]

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Winthrop’s Keon Johnson and Keon Moore receive All-Conference honors

Charlotte-High Point redshirt-sophomore forward John Brown and Panthers’ head coach Scott Cherry have been voted the 2013-14 Big South Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Year and Coach of the Year, respectively, by the League’s head coaches and media panel, it was announced Monday by the Conference office. The panel voted UNC Asheville guard Andrew […]

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Winthrop Women Seeded Third In Big South Championship Tournament And Will Play At 8 p.m. Thursday

ROCK HILL, SC. – The Winthrop women’s basketball team tied with Liberty for second place in the Conference’s regular season, but will be the No. 3 seed and play at 8 p.m. on Thursday night in the quarterfinals of the 2014 Big South Conference Basketball Championship at Coastal Carolina’s HTC Center. The Eagles, who have […]

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McClanahan voted Big South Player of the Year for 3rd season

Winthrop senior guard Dequesha McClanahan has been voted the Big South Conference’s Women’s Basketball 2014 Player of the Year for the third-straight season by the league’s head coaches and media panel, while freshman forward Erica Williams was tabbed for the BSC All-Conference Second Team and All-Freshman Team. McClanahan (Oak Ridge, TN) is just the second […]

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Farmer’s career-high 18 points leads Eagles to 82-60 win over Presbyterian

Senior’s Christian Farmer and Joab Jerome combined to score 35 points to lead Winthrop to an 82-60 victory over Presbyterian College, Saturday evening at the Winthrop Coliseum. The Eagles were celebrating “Senior Day” as the three seniors were recognized in a pre-game ceremony and it was only fitting that the seniors led the way. Farmer […]

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McClanahan’s Triple Double On Senior Day Leads Winthrop To A 82-56 Win Over Campbell

ROCK HILL, SC–Dequesha McClanahan recorded the second triple-double of her career to lead Winthrop to a 82-56 Big South Conference victory over Campbell on Saturday during Senior Day. McClanahan scored 25 points, dished out 10 assist and grabbed 11 rebounds and four other Eagles reached double figures in the historical win that set a new […]

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