Upstate Ends Final Road Trip Saturday at Jacksonville

February 22, 2014 at 10:29 am

The USC Upstate men’s basketball team looks for its fourth straight road victory when the Spartans take the floor to face Jacksonville Saturday at 3:15 p.m. from Swisher Gymnasium.

USC Upstate (17-12, 10-6) has won its last three road games by an average of 13.3 points per game and has only trailed for a combined 1:46 during that stretch.

Upstate and Jacksonville will be meeting on the hardwood for the 14th time when the two teams tipoff Saturday. Jacksonville leads Upstate 8-5 in the all-time series that dates back to the 2007-08 season. Upstate has won four of the last five meetings between the two, which includes a 79-69 victory over the Dolphins earlier this year in Spartanburg. Upstate is 1-4 all-time against Jacksonville when playing in Jacksonville, which includes overtime losses in 2011 and 2012.

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