2018-19 USC Upstate Basketball News

  • Moore Tabbed Big South Men’s Basketball Player of the Week
    December 10, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – USC Upstate senior forward Malik Moore was honored by the Big South Conference on Monday afternoon as the Men’s Basketball Player of the Week following his performance in two games last week against Eastern Kentucky and No. 25 Furman.
  • Moore Compiles Third Straight Double-Double for USC Upstate in 74-60 Loss to #25 Furman
    December 08, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – Malik Moore registered his third consecutive double-double on Saturday afternoon as the USC Upstate men’s basketball team dropped a 74-60 decision to the 25th-ranked Furman Paladins from Eddie and Ann Payne Arena in the G.B. Hodge Center.
  • Men’s Basketball Preview: #25 Furman
    December 07, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate men’s basketball team returns home after a two-game road trip on Saturday afternoon as it hosts the 25th-ranked Furman Paladins at 4:30 p.m. from Eddie and Ann Payne Arena in the G.B. Hodge Center. The Spartans will be hosting a ranked team for the first time in the Division I era.
  • Moore Scores Career-High 32 Points, USC Upstate Edged 79-77 at Eastern Kentucky
    December 05, 2018
    Richmond, Ky. – Malik Moore scored a career-high 32 points on Wednesday evening as the USC Upstate men’s basketball team made a late charge in the second half but fell 79-77 to the Eastern Kentucky Colonels in non-conference play at McBrayer Arena.
  • Men’s Basketball Preview: at Eastern Kentucky
    December 04, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. - The USC Upstate men’s basketball team stays on the road on Wednesday evening traveling to Richmond, Ky. to face the Eastern Kentucky Colonels at 7:30 p.m. from McBrayer Arena.
  • Holmes, Moore, Martin Reach Double-Figures as USC Upstate Beats Western Michigan 71-66
    December 01, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C.—25 points from Deion Homes and a double-double from Malik Moore helped the USC Upstate men’s basketball team beat the Western Michigan Broncos by a score of 71-66 on Saturday afternoon from University Arena.
  • Men’s Basketball Preview: at Western Michigan
    November 30, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate men’s basketball team returns to the road on Saturday afternoon as the Spartans travel to Kalamazoo, Mich. for a 2 p.m. tipoff against the Western Michigan Broncos at University Arena.
  • Holmes, Zink Reach Double-Figures for USC Upstate in 74-61 Loss to Gardner-Webb
    November 28, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – Deion Holmes scored a game-high 18 points on Wednesday evening as the USC Upstate men’s basketball team fell to the Gardner-Webb Runnin’ Bulldogs, 74-61, in non-conference play from Eddie and Ann Payne Arena in the G.B. Hodge Center.
  • Men’s Basketball Preview: Gardner-Webb
    November 27, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate men’s basketball team returns to the Eddie and Ann Payne Arena in the G.B. Hodge Center for the first time in over two weeks on Wednesday evening as it hosts the Gardner-Webb Runnin’ Bulldogs in non-conference play at 7 p.m.
  • Mozone Scores Career-High 22 Points, USC Upstate Falls to Cal Poly in Overtime
    November 24, 2018
    Portland, Ore. – Hank Hollingsworth’s field goal with four seconds remaining in overtime lifted the Cal Poly Mustangs to a 75-74 victory over the USC Upstate men’s basketball team on Saturday evening as the Spartans concluded play at the Classic at Portland from the Chiles Center.
  • USC Upstate Falls to Texas State in Second Game of Classic at Portland
    November 23, 2018
    Portland, Ore. – Malik Moore registered a team-high 13 points as the USC Upstate men’s basketball team continued play at the Classic at Portland on Friday evening with an 82-50 loss to the Texas State Bobcats at Portland’s Chiles Center.
  • USC Upstate Opens Classic at Portland with 73-56 Loss to Portland
    November 21, 2018
    Portland, Ore. – Playing in his first game of the season, Deion Holmes scored a game-high 20 points as the USC Upstate men’s basketball team opened play at the Classic at Portland on Wednesday evening with a 73-56 loss to the Portland Pilots at the Chiles Center.
  • Men’s Basketball Preview: at Classic at Portland
    November 20, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate men’s basketball team concludes a four-game road trip this week traveling to Portland, Ore. for the Classic at Portland hosted by Portland at the Chiles Center.
  • USC Upstate Edged 78-72 on the Road at VMI
    November 14, 2018
    Lexington, Va. – Malik Moore led four Spartans in double-figures on Wednesday evening as the USC Upstate men’s basketball team fell 78-72 to the VMI Keydets in non-conference play at Cameron Hall.
  • Men’s Basketball Preview: at VMI
    November 13, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate men’s basketball team continues non-conference play on Wednesday evening as it travels to Lexington, Va. to take on the VMI Keydets at 7 p.m. from Cameron Hall.
  • Moore Leads Four in Double-Figures, USC Upstate Cruises Past Brevard in Home Opener
    November 10, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – Malik Moore scored a game-high 20 points, and joined the program’s 1,000 career point club, on Saturday afternoon as the USC Upstate men’s basketball team won the first game of the Dave Dickerson era with an 86-43 victory over the Brevard College Tornados from Eddie and Ann Payne Arena in the G.B. Hodge Center.
  • Men’s Basketball Preview: Brevard
    November 09, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate men’s basketball team will play its first home game of the season on Saturday afternoon hosting the Brevard College Tornados at 4 p.m. from Eddie and Ann Payne Arena in the G.B. Hodge Center.
  • Moore Registers 16 Points, Nine Rebounds for USC Upstate in 65-52 Loss at South Carolina
    November 06, 2018
    Columbia, S.C. – Malik Moore nearly finished with a double-double on Tuesday evening as the USC Upstate men’s basketball team began the Dave Dickerson era with a 65-52 loss to the South Carolina Gamecocks at Colonial Life Arena.
  • Men’s Basketball Preview: at South Carolina
    November 05, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate men’s basketball team officially begins the 2018-19 season, as well as the Dave Dickerson era, on Tuesday evening as the Spartans make the short trip to Columbia, S.C. to face the South Carolina Gamecocks at 7 p.m. from Colonial Life Arena.
  • USC Upstate Basketball Ushers in 2018-19 Season with Midnight Madness
    October 24, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate men’s and women’s basketball teams tipped off the 2018-19 season in style on Wednesday evening when the two teams hosted Midnight Madness from Eddie and Ann Payne Arena in the G.B. Hodge Center.
  • Holmes Named Second Team Preseason All-Conference, Big South Men’s Basketball Preseason Poll Announced
    October 23, 2018
    Charlotte, N.C. – USC Upstate senior guard Deion Holmes has been tabbed Big South Second Team Preseason All-Conference as the league announced the men’s basketball preseason honors and poll on Tuesday afternoon during Big South Media Day held at the Renaissance Suites Hotel.
  • USC Upstate to Host Midnight Madness on Oct. 24
    October 18, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – With the start of the regular season just around the corner, the USC Upstate men’s and women’s basketball teams will celebrate by hosting Midnight Madness on Wednesday, October 24 at 9:30 p.m. from the Eddie and Ann Payne Arena in the G.B. Hodge Center. Doors will open at 9:00 p.m.
  • USC Upstate Men’s Basketball Announces 2018-19 Big South Schedule
    September 12, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The Big South Conference released its 2018-19 men’s basketball conference schedule on Wednesday and features 16 games for USC Upstate to highlight its first year in the league.
  • Spartan Men’s Basketball Unveils 2018-19 Non-Conference Schedule
    September 07, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – USC Upstate head men’s basketball coach Dave Dickerson announced this afternoon that the Spartans will play a total of 15 non-conference games for the upcoming 2018-19 campaign.
  • USC Upstate Announces 2018-19 Basketball Season Ticket Packages
    August 24, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. -- The USC Upstate athletics department announced today that season tickets are now on sale for the upcoming 2018-19 men's and women's basketball seasons.
  • Span Named to NABC Honors Court
    July 17, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – USC Upstate rising-senior men’s basketball student-athlete Jure Span has been named to the 2017-18 National Association of Basketball Coaches Honors Court, the association announced this afternoon.
  • Craig Signs Two-Year Contract with Denver Nuggets
    July 09, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – Former USC Upstate men’s basketball standout Torrey Craig has signed a two-year contract with the NBA’s Denver Nuggets.