Upstate Takes Winning Streak to Florida Gulf Coast Thursday

January 14, 2014 at 4:49 pm

The USC Upstate men’s basketball team takes its two-game winning streak on the road for a pivotal matchup at Florida Gulf Coast at 7:05 p.m. Thursday at Alico Arena.

Upstate enters play following convincing victories over Northern Kentucky and Lipscomb last week inside the Hodge Center. The Spartans opened the week with a 73-64 win over the Norse behind the double-doubles of Ricardo Glenn and Torrey Craig. Glenn poured in 15 points and 10 rebounds, while Craig finished with 11 points and 12 rebounds. Ty Greene (13), Fred Miller (13) and Jodd Maxey (11) also scored in double figures for the Spartans.

This is the 13th time that USC Upstate and Florida Gulf Coast have met on the hardwood. The Eagles have won the last two meetings and four of the last six against the Spartans.

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