USC Upstate Spartans

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USC Upstate Spartans
University University of South Carolina Upstate
Conference Atlantic Sun Conference
NCAA Division I
Athletic director Lee Fowler
Location Spartanburg, South Carolina
Varsity teams 15
Basketball arena G. B. Hodge Center
Baseball stadium Cleveland S. Harley Baseball Park
Nickname Spartans
Colors Green, White, and Black[1]

The USC Upstate Spartans are the fifteen sports teams representing the University of South Carolina Upstate in Spartanburg, South Carolina in intercollegiate athletics, including men and women's basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, tennis, and track and field; women's-only softball and volleyball; and men's-only baseball. The Spartans compete in the NCAA Division I and are members of the Atlantic Sun Conference.[2]


A member of the Atlantic Sun Conference (ASUN), USC Upstate sponsors teams in eight men's and nine women's NCAA sanctioned sports:[3]

Men's Intercollegiate Sports Team Article Head Coach Women's Intercollegiate Sports Team Article Head Coach
Baseball Matt Fincher Basketball Tammy George
Basketball Spartans men's basketball Eddie Payne Cross Country Carson Blackwelder
Cross Country Carson Blackwelder Golf Todd Lawton
Golf Todd Lawton Soccer Tyson John
Soccer Dr. Greg Hooks Softball Chris Hawkins
Tennis Oliver Trittenwein Tennis Oliver Trittenwein
Track & Field (Indoor & Outdoor) Carson Blackwelder Track & Field (Indoor & Outdoor) Carson Blackwelder
Volleyball Jennifer Calloway


  1. ^ USC Upstate Spartans Approved logos (PDF). 2014-11-13. Retrieved 2016-04-10. 
  2. ^ Archived from the original on February 12, 2013. Retrieved March 4, 2013.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. ^ "The Official Website of USC Upstate Athletics". The University of South Carolina Upstate. Retrieved June 14, 2015. 

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