Upstate Basketball Announces 2014-15 Schedule

August 25, 2014 at 9:18 am

A school-record 17 home games, 12 first-time opponents and non-conference matchups against teams from the ACC, Big Ten, SEC and American Athletic Conference highlight the 2014-15 USC Upstate men’s basketball schedule, it was announced by head coach Eddie Payne on Sunday.

Upstate opens the season at home for the first time in the Division I era when the Spartans host Florida A&M Nov. 15 from the Hodge Center to begin a challenging non-conference slate. Following the home opener against the Rattlers, the Spartans make the short trip north to Greensboro, N.C., to battle North Carolina A&T (Nov. 17) in the first road game of the season.

Upstate returns to the Hodge Center to face Bob Jones (Nov. 20) before heading back on the road for a matchup with AAC foe UCF (Nov. 23).

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