USC Upstate News

Jure Span Selected to ASUN All-Academic Team

February 26, 2018 at 10:28 am

LakePoint, Ga. – USC Upstate junior guard Jure Span was honored for his performance both on the court and in the classroom Saturday afternoon as he earned a spot for the second straight season on the ASUN All-Academic Team, the […]

USC Upstate Travels to FGCU for ASUN Men’s Basketball Championship Opener

February 26, 2018 at 9:29 am

The USC Upstate men’s basketball team begins its journey for an NCAA Tournament bid on Monday evening when the Spartans travel to top-seeded Florida Gulf Coast for a 7 p.m. tip-off inside Alico Arena. USC Upstate sits as the eighth […]

Games of the Week: Feb. 26-March 2

February 23, 2018 at 4:36 pm

Catch our Spartan athletes in action this week: Monday, Feb. 26 — Women’s Golf at Edwin Watts/Kiawah Island Spring Classic; Men’s Basketball at  Florida Gulf Coast for ASUN Men’s Basketball Tournament. Tuesday, Feb. 27 — Women’s Golf at Edwin Watts/Kiawah […]

USC Upstate Hosts Spartan Classic

February 23, 2018 at 10:51 am

The USC Upstate softball team returns to Cyrill Stadium this weekend as it is set to play host to four teams during the Spartan Classic scheduled from Friday until Sunday. USC Upstate opens play on Friday afternoon at 4 p.m. […]

Popplewell Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team

February 22, 2018 at 4:09 pm

Austin, Texas – USC Upstate sophomore forward Riley Popplewell has been named to the College Sports Information Directors Association of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District Team, the organization announced on Thursday. She is the first USC Upstate women’s basketball student-athlete to […]

Shoestring Players Shed Light with ‘Post-Electric’ Play

February 22, 2018 at 11:15 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate’s Shoestring Players will present “Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play” from March 1-4 in the Humanities and Performing Arts Center at 170 Gramling Drive on campus. The play by Anne Washburn centers on a post-apocalyptic […]

Brighter Future Conference Speakers to Address Current Issues in Child Abuse Research, Prevention

February 21, 2018 at 4:22 pm

With Upstate South Carolina having the highest rates in the state of maltreatment reports, investigations, alternative responses and removal to foster care, the need for expert training in child welfare is crucial. For the ninth year, the University of South […]

USC Upstate Athletics to Host 2018 Sparty’s Ball, Auction on April 20, 2018

February 21, 2018 at 2:51 pm

Put on your dancing shoes as the University of South Carolina Upstate welcomes The Entertainers to campus for the 2018 Sparty’s Ball and Auction to benefit the Athletics Department on Friday, April 20, 2018. Sparty’s Ball and Auction will be […]

Cecchetti Named ASUN Softball Player of the Week

February 19, 2018 at 2:33 pm

USC Upstate junior catcher Elisa Cecchetti has been named the ASUN Softball Player of the Week following her performance on offense last weekend during five games at the Upstate Classic, it was announced this afternoon by the conference office. Cecchetti […]

Lecture Explores Religious Beliefs Brought by Slaves to New World

February 19, 2018 at 10:40 am

Among the millions of Africans brought to the New World as slaves were hundreds of thousands of Muslims who managed to keep their faith and religious beliefs, according to Dr. Sylviane Diouf, whose lecture “African Muslims Enslaved in the Americas” […]