Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate women's basketball team will make its second visit to Virginia this season as the Spartans travel to William & Mary for a 7 p.m. Tuesday matchup.
Upstate is 2-7 after an 80-59 home loss to Furman on Sunday. Tamera Thorpe led the Spartans with 16 points followed by Diamon Shiflet with a career-high 13. Shiflet has finished in double figures in each of the last two games.
William & Mary is 7-1 following a 92-86 victory at St. Francis (Pa.) on Sunday. Bianca Boggs scored 33 points for the Tribe in the win. William & Mary has victories over Howard, Fairfield, East Carolina, Loyola, Davidson, Richmond and St. Francis, with its lone setback coming against St. John's.
Tuesday's game is the second all-time meeting between the schools. William & Mary claimed a 49-46 win at the Hodge Center on Nov. 22, 2016.
Fans can follow the action on www.upstatespartans.com via live stats. The game will be streamed on Tribe Athletics TV and CAA.TV. Updates will also be posted on the Upstate women's basketball Twitter page (@UpstateWB).
Upstate returns to the Hodge Center on Saturday against South Carolina State at 2 p.m.
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