Winthrop men’s basketball released its 2018-19 schedule on Sept. 18. The Eagles’ schedule includes games against Davidson, Kentucky, Vanderbilt and Florida State, as well as a tough Big South Conference schedule.
The Herald’s weekly recap of Winthrop University (S.C.) athletics from Aug. 27, 2018, including a super-quick goal in a men’s soccer blowout, the baseball program’s recruiting class announcement and a softball clinic.
Sports notes from The Herald’s coverage area, including award nominations for Brandon Plyler and Anthony Johnson, a Big South honor for Winthrop’s Lauren Proctor, and Ivory Latta hosting a basketball camp at York.
Basketball news from The Herald's coverage area, including an NBA contract offer for Great Falls' Torrey Craig, an NBA Summer League spot for Winthrop grad Xavier Cooks, and a DePaul scholarship offer for Rock Hill's Saiveon Williams.
Winthrop men's basketball is starting to have great success recruiting international players. What's behind Winthrop's focus on recruiting overseas, how do they do it and what are the effects, financially and recruiting-wise, on the program and the school?
Hear from former Winthrop basketball standout Xavier Cooks, who is busy working out for NBA teams this summer. The 6-foot-8 Australian has plenty of pro basketball options in Europe and Australia if the NBA doesn't work out.
Winthrop women's tennis doubles duo Megan Kauffman and Lauren Proctor's historic season came to an end in the quarterfinals of the 2018 NCAA Division I Women's Tennis Doubles Championship Saturday afternoon at Wake Forest University.
Winthrop basketball has landed another intriguing transfer from Division II basketball, Walsh University's Chandler Vaudrin. The 6-foot-7, 200-pound play-maker led all of NCAA men's basketball in triple-doubles in 2017-18.
Ranking the 2018 offseason drama and breaking news in Big South Conference men's basketball, including huge turnover at new member USC Upstate, a marquee coaching hire at High Point and a number of transfers.
Former Longwood head coach Jayson Gee was named Friday, April 27, as coach Pat Kelsey’s right-hand man, taking over for long time associate head coach Mark Prosser, who was announced as Western Carolina’s new head coach March 27.
The Winthrop University women's tennis team was taken to the brink by No. 2 Liberty, but the Eagles battled back to win a 20th Big South title at home in rock Hill, South Carolina, and earn a berth in the NCAA tournament.
Former Tega Cay resident Lauren Proctor is probably the best tennis player in Winthrop history. She recently won her third Big South player of the year award in as many years. Here’s how the school has helped her.