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Hot-Shooting Flames Down Winthrop 91-71 On The Road

LYNCHBURG, VA—Winthrop spotted regular season Big South Conference champion Liberty a 16-point halftime lead before dropping a 91-71 decision Tuesday night in the Vines Center. The Eagles were trying to become the first conference team to defeat a Carey Green-coached Liberty squad three straight times, but Flames 6-4 center Ashley Rininger made sure that would […]

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Big South Conference Names Erica Williams Player of the Week

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop sophomores Erica Williams and Aliyah Kilpatrick were honored by the Big South Conference and College Sports Madness, respectively, as the league’s players of the week for their performances in wins over Radford and Coastal Carolina. Williams (Rex, GA) was honored by the Big South after averaging 17 points, 9.5 rebounds, 3.5 assists […]

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Winthrop’s Moore, Cooks Earn Weekly Hoops Honors

ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop senior Keon Moore has been named the College Sports Madness Big South Player of the Week while Xavier Cooks has been tabbed The Crons Brand Big South Freshman of the Week. Moore averaged 21 points and 4.5 rebounds to help lead the Eagles to back-to-back blowout wins this past week over UNC […]

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Eagles Use 18-0 Second Half Run To Earn 83-59 Win At Longwood

FARMVILLE, VA— Winthrop used an 18-0 run early in the second half to open up the game as it cruised to an 83-59 victory over Longwood, Saturday evening at Willett Hall. The victory is the third straight for Winthrop and the 50th for head coach Pat Kelsey as it improves to 16-11 overall and 11-5 […]

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Winthrop Defeats Coastal Carolina 81-68 On Senior Day

ROCK HILL, SC—Erica Williams and Schaquilla Nunn combined to score 46 points to lead Winthrop’s women to an 81-68 Big South Conference win over Coastal Carolina on Senior Day at the Winthrop Coliseum. Williams had one of her best overall performances of the season as she recorded her 11th double-double of the year and 21st […]

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Moore Scores 27, Smith Scores 1,000th Point In 91-70 Win Over Asheville

ROCK HILL, SC— Keon Moore scored 19 of his game-high 27 points in the second half to lead Winthrop to a 91-70 victory over UNC Asheville, Wednesday night in the Winthrop Coliseum. The Eagles were hitting on all cylinders as they shot 60 percent from the floor to earn their 15th win of the season […]

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Winthrop Turns Up The Defense In 66-45 Win Over Radford

ROCK HILL, SC—Aliyah Kilpatrick scored a career-high 24 points to lead four players in double figures as Winthrop used a stifling defense to defeat Radford 66-45 in a Big South Conference battle Tuesday on Play4Kay Night at the Winthrop Coliseum. The victory gave Winthrop a split of its regular season series against Radford and improves […]

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