ROCK HILL, SC— Gardner-Webb’s women opened the game with an 11-1 run and went on to an 89-54 Big South Conference victory over Winthrop on Tuesday night. The Bulldogs connected on 12 three-pointers in the game and capitalized on 24 Eagle turnovers that resulted in a 32-7 advantage in points off turnovers. Those two numbers […]
HUNTINGTON, WV—Winthrop junior Quemell Brave captured first place in the indoor long jump at the Thundering Herd Invitational which was held over the weekend at Marshall University. Brave (Georgetown, SC) won with a jump of 6.97 meters in his first performance of the season which bettered second place finisher Brandon Smith of FIU who reached […]
ROCK HILL, SC— Winthrop’s winning streak came to an end at seven games as it fell 83-80 in overtime to High Point, Saturday afternoon at the Winthrop Coliseum. The Eagles fall to 16-5 overall and 8-2 in the Big South while High Point improves to 12-10 on the year and 6-4 in the league. Winthrop […]
LYNCHBURG, VA— Liberty used an 11-0 run to open the second half and went on to an 80-51 Big South Conference victory over Winthrop on Saturday afternoon at the Vines Center. Winthrop falls to 2-18 overall and 1-7 in conference play while Liberty improves to 7-13 overall (5-3 BSC). Winthrop trailed 37-29 at halftime, but […]
ROCK HILL, SC—Winthrop Athletics enshrined a former athletic director, the former men’s soccer head coach, and two former athletes into its Hall of Fame during its 13th Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony held Friday night at the Richardson Ballroom in the DiGiorgio Campus Center. With its latest class, the Winthrop Athletics Hall of Fame now […]
BOILING SPRINGS, NC— Duby Okeke blocked the game-tying shot attempt by Tyrell Nelson with just a second to play as Winthrop held on for a 72-70 win at Gardner-Webb, Thursday night in Paul Porter Arena. The win is the seventh straight for the Eagles, who improve to 16-4 on the year and 8-1 in the […]
ROCK HILL, SC—Pursuant to the terms of his contract, Coach Kevin Cook has been suspended from his position as Head Women’s Basketball Coach due to a personnel matter. Lynette Woodard will serve as Acting Head Coach during this time.