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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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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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