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Winthrop Women to face Duke in Round 1 of NCAA Tournament

The Winthrop women’s basketball team will face the second-seeded Duke Blue Devils in the first round of the 2014 NCAA Women’s Basketball Championship on Saturday at Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham, NC. The game between No.15 seed Winthrop and Duke is set for 11 a.m. and will be carried by ESPN 2. Winthrop (24-8) is […]

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McClanahan Picked First Team Mid-Major All-American By College Sports Madness

ROCK HILL, SC–Winthrop senior point guard Dequesha McClanahan has been picked on the College Sports Madness 2014 Mid-Major All-American First Team, it was announced today by the online publication. McClanahan led the Eagles to their first Big South Conference championship last week after being voted the conference’s Player of the Year for the third straight […]

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Winthrop captures first Women’s Big South Conference title

Three-time Big South Player of the Year Dequesha McClanahan can now add Tournament MVP to her impressive resume after leading Winthrop to its first Big South Conference Championship in school history on Sunday with an 87-74 win over No. 1 seed High Point at the HTC Center. The Winthrop senior guard recorded her ninth double-double […]

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Winthrop men fall to Coastal 76-61 in Big South Conference title game

The Winthrop men’s basketball team’s dream of an NCAA tournament berth ended on Sunday afternoon as the Eagles fell to Coastal Carolina 76-61 in the Big South Conference Championship title game at the HTC Center. Winthrop falls to 20-13 while Coastal Carolina improves to 21-12 and will now await the announcement of the NCAA 68-team […]

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Winthrop Women Knock Off Liberty 65-59 To Advance To Big South Championship Title Game

CONWAY, SC—Winthrop’s women knocked off Liberty 65-59 on Saturday night to advance to the title game of the 2014 Big South Conference Championship against top-seeded High Point at 5 p.m. Sunday in the HTC Center and aired on ESPN3. Dequesha McClanahan and Erica Williams led the Eagles with 15 and 14 points, respectively, while Tiffany […]

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Winthrop Outduels UNC Asheville For 80-79 To Advance To Big South Championship Game

CONWAY, SC – Freshman guard Keon Johnson scored 16 points, including back-to-back baskets in the final two minutes that lifted Winthrop to a thrilling 80-79 win on Saturday over UNC Asheville in the semifinals of the Big South Men’s Basketball Championship at the HTC Center. With the victory the Eagles recorded their 20th win for […]

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Winthrop Women Advance To Big South Semifinals With 77-58 Win Over Coastal

CONWAY, SC—Dequesha McClanahan scored a game-high 24 points and Erica Williams recorded a double-double with 20 points and 12 rebounds to lead Winthrop to a 77-58 quarterfinal win over Coastal Carolina in the 2014 Big South Conference Championship on Thursday night at the HTC Center. The victory sets a Winthrop school record for wins as […]

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