James Holland ’85 Named Senior Associate Commissioner for Big South Conference

August 1, 2018 at 10:20 am

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (www.BigSouthSports.com) – The Big South Conference has named 30-year coaching veteran James Holland as Senior Associate Commissioner, it was announced today by Commissioner Kyle B. Kallander.  Holland will begin his duties in mid-August. Holland will primarily focus on […]

Jure Span Named to NABC Honors Court

July 18, 2018 at 2:05 pm

USC Upstate rising-senior men’s basketball student-athlete Jure Span has been named to the 2017-18 National Association of Basketball Coaches Honors Court, the association announced this afternoon. The NABC Honors Court recognizes men’s collegiate basketball student-athletes who excelled in academics during […]

USC Upstate’s Child Protection Training Center Benefits From More Than $500,000 in New Grants

July 13, 2018 at 2:57 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. –  The Child Protection Training Center at the University of South Carolina Upstate will enhance training opportunities for child protection professionals in the Upstate region thanks to a series of new grants, including a three-year, $345,000 grant from […]

Brittany Case Named to ASUN Winners for Life Team

July 16, 2018 at 11:46 am

USC Upstate softball student-athlete Brittany Case was honored by the ASUN Conference as the league announced its Winners for Life team for the Spring 2018 semester. The team is comprised of one student-athlete from each institution for the 2017-18 academic […]

Kaleigh Kelley Nominated for NCAA Woman of the Year Award

July 12, 2018 at 4:12 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. – USC Upstate volleyball’s Kaleigh Kelley has been named a nominee for the 2018 NCAA Woman of the Year award. A record 581 female college athletes were nominated by NCAA member schools for the award this year. Kelley […]

Former Spartan Torrey Craig ’14 Signs Two-Year Contract with Denver Nuggets

July 9, 2018 at 5:21 pm

Former USC Upstate men’s basketball standout Torrey Craig has signed a two-year contract with the NBA’s Denver Nuggets. Craig, who played for the Spartans from 2010-14, shared time last year with both the Nuggets and the Sioux Falls Skyforce of […]

USC Upstate to Hold Spartan Golf Classic on August 24

June 1, 2018 at 11:58 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate will be hosting the Spartan Golf Classic presented by The Capital Corporation on Friday, Aug. 24 at Woodfin Ridge Golf Club in Inman, S.C. The format for the tournament will be a four-man scramble. […]

Josh Lee 5K Raises Money for Scholarship at USC Upstate

June 11, 2018 at 10:56 am

The Josh Lee Memorial 5k held in Cowpens on Saturday, June 9, 2018, raised more than $17,000 for the Josh Lee Memorial Scholarship Fund at USC Upstate, according to race organizers. Visit a photo gallery from the Herald-Journal. The race […]

Blake Whitney Drafted by Chicago Cubs in 2018 MLB Draft

June 7, 2018 at 8:55 am

USC Upstate senior pitcher Blake Whitney became the 29th Spartan in school history to join the professional baseball ranks when he was selected in the 24th round as the 728th overall pick by the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday in the […]

Dave Dickerson Announces First Men’s Basketball Signing Class

June 5, 2018 at 9:24 am

Dave Dickerson has announced his first signing class as head coach of the USC Upstate men’s basketball program this afternoon. The class includes five student-athletes who will join the Spartans for the upcoming 2018-19 campaign. The signing class includes: Everette […]