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Winthrop Women Fall To High Point 74-71 In Battle For First Place

ROCK HILL, SC—High Point opened the second half on a 14-2 run to overcome an 11-point halftime deficit and went on to capture a 74-71 win over Winthrop in a battle for first place in the Big South Conference. The Panther victory also put a damper on a special night for Winthrop senior guard Dequesha […]

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Winthrop Men: From 9 down in the final minute; win in OT

ROCK HILL, SC— Keon Moore scored 22 points, including a three-pointer with 0.4 seconds remaining to force overtime, as Winthrop rallied from an 11-point second half deficit to defeat UNC Asheville 107-100 in overtime, Wednesday evening at the Winthrop Coliseum. The Eagles (16-12, 9-6 Big South) trailed by nine points with 1:07 to play in […]

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Eagles Host Asheville Tonight LIVE on WRHI As Both Battle For South Division Title

ROCK HILL, SC—The final week of the regular season is upon us and first place in the South Division of the Big South Conference is on the line with four teams in the race, including Winthrop men’s basketball which hosts UNC Asheville Wednesday at 7 p.m. in a crucial matchup. Winthrop is 15-12 on the […]

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McClanahan Advances To 2014 Nancy Lieberman Award Final Top 20 List

ROCK HILL, SC–Winthrop senior point guard Dequesha McClanahan has advanced to the 22 watch list finalists for the 2014 Nancy Lieberman Award, it was announced today by The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Named after Hall of Famer Nancy Lieberman, the award recognizes the top point guard in women’s NCAA Division I college basketball. […]

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Eagles Overcome 13-Point Deficit To Force Overtime But Fall 85-79 At Gardner-Webb

BOILING SPRINGS, NC— Winthrop overcame a 13-point deficit to force overtime, but fell to Gardner-Webb 85-79 Saturday night at Paul Porter Arena in Big South Conference action. Winthrop falls to 15-12 on the year and 8-6 in the Big South and is second place of the South Division, now trailing Coastal Carolina, UNC Asheville and […]

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Winthrop’s Seven-Game Winning Streak Snapped By Liberty In A 80-69 Loss

LYNCHBURG, VA—Winthrop’s seven-game winning streak was snapped by the hot-shooting Liberty Flames who connected on nine three-pointers and continued their domination of the Eagles with a 80-69 Big South Conference victory on Saturday night in the Vines Center. With the loss Winthrop drops to 20-7 overall and falls to 14-4 and into a tie for […]

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Winthrop Women Turn Up The Defense In 63-35 Win At Longwood

FARMVILLE, VA—The Winthrop women’s basketball team captured its 20th win of the year as the Eagles defeated the outmanned Longwood Lancers 63-35 Thursday night in Big South Conference action in Willet Hall. The Eagles spotted the Lancers an early 3-0 lead, but then jumped out to a 33-16 halftime lead and never looked back as […]

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