USC Upstate News

USC Upstate Student-Athletes Secure Highest-Ever GPA during Fall Semester in Classroom

January 30, 2018 at 2:54 pm

The USC Upstate athletics department saw its student-athletes enjoy their most successful performance in the classroom during the fall semester as the Spartans posted a combined 3.186 grade-point average, securing the highest department GPA for the semester in school history. […]

Charlie Carpenter Named ASUN Preseason Player of the Year

January 24, 2018 at 5:11 pm

LakePoint, Ga. – USC Upstate senior catcher Charlie Carpenter has been named the 2018 ASUN Conference Baseball Preseason Player of the Year as the league announced its preseason honors on Wednesday afternoon. He is the second USC Upstate player to […]

USC Upstate Voted Second in ASUN Softball Preseason Poll, Obier Named Preseason Defensive Player of the Year

January 18, 2018 at 10:49 am

LakePoint, Ga. – Megan Obier has been voted the ASUN Preseason Defensive Player of the Year while the USC Upstate softball team has been tabbed to finish second by the league coaches in the ASUN Preseason Softball Coaches Poll, it […]

USC Upstate Delays Opening; Day Classes Canceled

January 17, 2018 at 7:17 pm

On Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 all day classes are canceled. Classes beginning at 6 p.m. will be held as scheduled. University opens at Noon. The USC Upstate Facilities staff members have been hard at work clearing roadways, parking lots, sidewalks, […]

USC Upstate to Honor Former Men’s Basketball Coach Eddie Payne

January 16, 2018 at 11:29 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate athletics department will honor former head men’s basketball coach Eddie Payne on Saturday, Jan. 20 when the Spartans host North Florida at the G.B. Hodge Center. Tip off is slated for 2 p.m. The […]

Upstate Men’s Soccer to Hold Winter Camp on Jan. 20

January 16, 2018 at 10:21 am

The USC Upstate men’s soccer program will be holding a Winter Camp on Saturday, January 20 beginning at 9 a.m. from the soccer practice fields on campus. The camp is for high school boys in grades 9-12. The cost for […]

Thomas to Lead Athletic Giving Program at USC Upstate

January 16, 2018 at 1:44 pm

Andrew “Drew” Thomas will begin his role at the University of South Carolina Upstate as associate athletic director for development on Jan. 22 where he will be responsible for a comprehensive annual, planned and major giving program that provides support […]

Women’s Basketball Visits Residents at Assisted Living Facility

January 10, 2018 at 2:55 pm

The USC Upstate women’s basketball team spent a recent afternoon visiting with residents at The Waterford at Dillon Point Assisted Living facility in Spartanburg. Residents and student-athletes played bingo, sang and shared lots of laughs. The team spent over two […]

Torrey Craig Having Success in First Season with Denver Nuggets, Sioux Falls Skyforce

December 15, 2017 at 4:12 pm

Spartanburg, S.C. – Former USC Upstate men’s basketball player Torrey Craig has turned in a solid first season thus far playing in both the National Basketball Association (NBA) and NBA G-League. Craig is playing for both the Denver Nuggets and […]

Anda Kuzmina Named ASUN Freshman of the Week

December 13, 2017 at 9:33 am

USC Upstate guard Anda Kuzmina has been named the ASUN Freshman of the Week, conference officials announced this afternoon. It is Kuzmina’s first weekly award of the 2017-18 season. The Riga, Latvia native averaged 10.5 points in two games last […]