Spartans Wrap Up Non-Conference Schedule with Visit to South Carolina

Spartans Wrap Up Non-Conference Schedule with Visit to South Carolina

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Spartanburg, S.C. – USC Upstate will play its final non-conference game of the 2018 season on Tuesday night as the Spartans travel to Columbia to face South Carolina. First pitch at Founders Park is scheduled for 7 p.m.

USC Upstate is 23-27-1 overall and 5-13 in the ASUN Conference after being swept by Jacksonville at Harley Park last weekend. The Dolphins earned a 5-3 win in 11 innings on Friday evening followed by a 14-5 win on Saturday and a 15-3 victory in Sunday's series finale.

South Carolina is 30-21 overall and 15-12 in the SEC after the Gamecocks claimed a weekend series over Missouri. Justin Row leads the Gamecocks with a .362 batting average while Jacob Olson has a team-best 15 doubles. Carlos Cortes, who hit a walk-off home run in a 1-0 victory on Sunday, leads the team with 14 home runs.

The Gamecocks lead the all-time series 12-0, with 10 of the games having been played in Columbia.

Fans can follow the action with live stats as well as free live audio via links on www.upstatespartans.com. The game will be streamed on ESPN+. Updates will also be posted to the USC Upstate baseball Twitter page (@UpstateBSB).

USC Upstate concludes the regular season with a series at Stetson beginning on Thursday at 6:30 p.m.

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