Fort Myers, Fla. – The USC Upstate women’s basketball team suffered a 72-45 defeat to the Florida Gulf Coast Eagles Saturday evening in Atlantic Sun action at Alico Arena.
The Spartans fall to 6-9 on the season and 1-3 in conference play, while the Eagles improve to 9-6 overall and 3-0 in the league.
Brittany Clency and Brittany Starling led Upstate offensively in the conference road contest. Clency posted a team-high 11 points on 5-of-10 shooting from the field. Starling added 10 points to go with her eight rebounds. Shelby Hicks came off the bench to pull down a game-high 11 rebounds.