2018-19 USC Upstate Women's Basketball News

  • Popplewell Named Big South Women’s Basketball Player of the Week
    December 10, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – USC Upstate junior center Riley Popplewell has been selected as the Big South Women’s Basketball Player of the Week as the conference announced its weekly honors this afternoon.
  • USC Upstate Reaches Century Mark in 101-53 Win over Bob Jones
    December 08, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate women’s basketball team eclipsed the century mark for the first time this season, while eight players scored in double-figures, on Saturday afternoon as the Spartans defeated the Bob Jones Bruins 101-53 from Eddie and Ann Payne Arena in the G.B. Hodge Center.
  • Women’s Basketball Preview: Bob Jones
    December 07, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate women’s basketball team returns home after a four-game road trip on Saturday afternoon to host the Bob Jones Bruins at 2 p.m. from Eddie and Ann Payne Arena in the G.B. Hodge Center.
  • Popplewell, Swain Compile Double-Doubles for USC Upstate in Overtime Loss at Western Carolina
    December 04, 2018
    Cullowhee, N.C. – Riley Popplewell and DeNisha Swain each recorded double-doubles on Tuesday afternoon as the USC Upstate women’s basketball team fell 68-64 in overtime to the Western Carolina Catamounts at the Ramsey Center.
  • Women’s Basketball Preview: at Western Carolina
    December 03, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate women’s basketball team concludes its four-game road trip on Tuesday afternoon traveling to Cullowhee, N.C. to face the Western Carolina Catamounts at 12 p.m. from the Ramsey Center.
  • Lewis Scores 35 Points, USC Upstate Drops 71-66 Decision at S.C. State
    November 28, 2018
    Orangeburg, S.C. – Brianna Lewis scored a career-high 35 points on Wednesday evening as the USC Upstate women’s basketball team fell to the South Carolina State Bulldogs, 71-66, in non-conference play from Smith-Hammond-Middleton Memorial Center.
  • Women’s Basketball Preview: at South Carolina State
    November 27, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. - The USC Upstate women's basketball team continues its four-game road trip on Wednesday evening as it travels to Orangeburg, S.C. for a 6 p.m. tipoff against the South Carolina State Bulldogs at Smith-Hammond-Middleton Memorial Center.
  • Career Days by Popplewell, Gibbons Lift USC Upstate over N.C. Central 82-63
    November 24, 2018
    Durham, N.C. – Michaela Gibbons had a career-high scoring effort, while Riley Popplewell and DeNisha Swain each recorded double-doubles, as the USC Upstate women’s basketball team earned an 82-63 victory over the N.C. Central Eagles on Saturday afternoon at McDougald-McLendon Arena.
  • Women’s Basketball Preview: at N.C. Central
    November 23, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. - The USC Upstate women’s basketball team continues its four-game road trip on Saturday afternoon as the Spartans travel to Durham, N.C. for a 3 p.m. tipoff against the N.C. Central Eagles at McDougald-McLendon Arena.
  • Gibbons Scores Career-High 14 Points, USC Upstate Falls 78-67 at Furman
    November 17, 2018
    Greenville, S.C. – Brianna Lewis led four Spartans in double-figures on Saturday afternoon as the USC Upstate women’s basketball team dropped a 78-67 non-conference decision to the Furman Paladins at Timmons Arena.
  • Women’s Basketball Preview: at Furman
    November 16, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate women’s basketball team will make the short trip to Greenville on Saturday afternoon for a 2 p.m. tipoff against the Furman Paladins at Timmons Arena.
  • USC Upstate Tops Converse 69-51 in Home Opener
    November 13, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – Brianna Lewis scored over 20 points for the third consecutive game on Tuesday evening as the USC Upstate women’s basketball team captured its first win of the season with a 69-51 victory over the Converse Valkyries from Eddie and Ann Payne Arena in the G.B. Hodge Center.
  • Women’s Basketball Preview: Converse
    November 12, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate women's basketball team will play its first home game of the season on Tuesday evening hosting the Converse College Valkyries at 6 p.m. from Eddie and Ann Payne Arena in the G.B. Hodge Center.
  • USC Upstate Suffers 87-64 Setback at Nebraska
    November 11, 2018
    Lincoln, Neb. – Brianna Lewis led three Spartans in double-figures on Sunday as the USC Upstate women’s basketball team closed out a three-game season-opening road trip with an 87-64 loss to the Nebraska Cornhuskers from Pinnacle Bank Arena.
  • Swain Scores Career-High 22 Points, USC Upstate Falls at Omaha
    November 09, 2018
    Omaha, Neb. – DeNisha Swain scored a career-high 22 points, while Brianna Lewis added a season-high 20, as the USC Upstate women’s basketball team dropped a 96-69 non-conference decision to the Omaha Mavericks on Friday evening at Baxter Arena.
  • Women’s Basketball Preview: at Nebraska-Omaha, Nebraska
    November 08, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate women’s basketball team heads to the state of Nebraska this weekend for two non-conference games against the Nebraska-Omaha Mavericks and Nebraska Cornhuskers.
  • Lewis Scores 17 in Debut, USC Upstate Falls at Virginia Tech in Season Opener
    November 06, 2018
    Blacksburg, Va. – Brianna Lewis scored a team-high 17 points in her first game at USC Upstate on Tuesday evening as the Spartan women’s basketball team opened their 2018-19 season with a 96-45 loss to the Virginia Tech Hokies at Cassell Coliseum.
  • Women’s Basketball Preview: at Virginia Tech
    November 05, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The USC Upstate women’s basketball team tips off its 2018-19 season on Tuesday evening when it travels to Blacksburg, Va. for a 7 p.m. matchup against the Virginia Tech Hokies at Cassell Coliseum.
  • 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.
  • USC Upstate Picked Ninth in Big South Women’s Basketball Preseason Poll
    October 23, 2018
    Charlotte, N.C. – The USC Upstate women’s basketball team has been projected to finish in ninth place as the Big South Women’s Basketball Preseason Poll was released on Tuesday afternoon at 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.
  • Big South Releases 2018-19 Women’s Basketball Conference Schedule
    September 11, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – The Big South Conference announced its 2018-19 women’s basketball schedule on Tuesday afternoon as the Spartans will play a total of 18 games during their first year in the league.
  • USC Upstate Announces 2018-19 Women’s Basketball Non-Conference Schedule
    September 06, 2018
    Spartanburg, S.C. – USC Upstate women’s basketball head coach Tammy George has announced today that the Spartans will play a total of 11 non-conference games for the upcoming 2018-19 season.
  • 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.