- The Big South Conference placed more than 1,000 students-athletes on its prestigious annual Presidential Honor Roll list for the 2011-12 academic season.
- Winthrop University led all Big South institutions, placing 64.76 percent of its 210 student-athletes on the Presidential Honor Roll.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop Athletes Land On Big South Conference's Presidential Honor Roll" (2012). Winthrop News 2012. 83.