Winthrop’s Xavier Cooks was one of six senior basketball players recognized Feb. 24, 2018 during the Eagles’ Senior Day ceremony. Cooks’ mom, Josie, traveled 30 hours and over 10,000 miles to see the game.
Winthrop faces an uphill battle to claim a share of the Big South championship after a flat performance in Asheville on Feb. 22, 2018. Hear from Eagles coach Pat Kelsey and senior Xavier Cooks after the game.
Winthrop basketball’s extensive defensive grading system has made the Eagles one of the best defensive teams in the Big South Conference. Try your hand at grading a defensive clip from Winthrop’s win over High Point Feb. 10, 2018.
The Herald’s Imaginary All-Time Big South Conference 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament. Voting begins with two play-in games on Feb. 20, 2018, and continues each day until the champion is determined Feb. 23.
The Winthrop University men's basketball team honored three men who were injured in a shooting last month at its game Sunday. York County Sheriff's officers Randy Clinton and Buddy Brown and Kyle Cummings of the York Police Dept. were shot and injured in a domestic violence call last month. Detective Mike Doty was killed in the shooting.
Campbell junior guard Chris Clemons is one of the best scorers in Division I college basketball. Winthrop will try to slow down Clemons when he comes to Rock Hill Jan. 27, 2018 for a game between two teams tied for second place in the Big South Conference.