Schwarzer Selected Third Team CoSIDA Academic All-America

November 25, 2015 at 2:39 pm

USC Upstate sophomore midfielder Leon Schwarzer has been named CoSIDA Third Team Academic All-America, it was recently announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Schwarzer, a business management major from Muenster, Germany, has compiled a perfect 4.0 […]

Chesnee's Deion Holmes Selected as A-Sun Co-Newcomer of the Week

November 30, 2015 at 5:13 pm

Macon, Ga. – USC Upstate freshman guard Deion Holmes has been named the A-Sun Men’s Basketball Co-Newcomer of the Week following his performance last week in three home games for the Spartans, it was announced this afternoon by the conference […]

Family Establishes Josh Lee Memorial Scholarship Fund

December 1, 2015 at 3:00 pm

On March 30, 2015 Josh Lee sent out a tweet that read, “I’m not striving to make my presence known but instead to make my absence felt.” He had no way of knowing the profound impact his words would have […]

Upstate Travels to Greenville Wednesday to Face Clemson

December 1, 2015 at 10:29 pm

The USC Upstate men’s basketball team opens a two-game road trip Wednesday evening as it makes the short trip to Greenville to take on the Clemson Tigers at 7 p.m. from Bon Secours Wellness Arena. Upstate (1-7) is coming off […]

Women's Basketball: Haddock's Double-Double Lifts Upstate Over UNCG

December 1, 2015 at 10:45 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. – Travonda Haddock’s first career double-double led USC Upstate to an 84-61 victory over UNCG on Tuesday night in the Hodge Center. USC Upstate improves to 5-3 on the 2015-16 season while UNCG falls to 3-4. Upstate is […]

Upstate Heads to East Carolina for Friday Night Matchup

December 3, 2015 at 11:08 pm

The USC Upstate men’s basketball team remains on the road Friday evening as it travels to Greenville, N.C. for a 7 p.m. contest with the East Carolina Pirates inside Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum. Upstate (1-8) is back in action […]

Women's Basketball: Upstate Hosts Furman on Saturday

December 11, 2015 at 10:37 am

The USC Upstate women’s basketball team returns to action on Saturday afternoon, welcoming Furman to the Hodge Center for a 2 p.m. matinee. The Spartans enter Saturday’s game with a 5-4 overall record following an 87-46 loss at Georgia Tech […]

Upstate Magazine Fall Issue Available Online

December 12, 2015 at 2:31 pm

Welcome to the latest online-only edition of Upstate Magazine! It’s now available at This issue highlights the many ways the USC Upstate community is growing; how alumni and students are making a difference; and how newly established programs are […]

Spartans Begin Road Trip against Morehead State

December 14, 2015 at 10:43 am

The USC Upstate women’s basketball team begins a two-game road trip on Monday, traveling to Morehead State for a noon start. Upstate enters the contest at 5-5 following a 75-63 loss to Furman in the Hodge Center on Saturday. Brittany […]

Spartans Use Strong Fourth Quarter to Defeat Morehead State

December 14, 2015 at 4:50 pm

Morehead, Ky. – Brittany Starling scored 26 points while pulling down 19 rebounds as the USC Upstate women’s basketball team scored 29 points in the fourth quarter en route to an 86-72 victory at Morehead State. The Spartans and Eagles […]