South Carolina Upstate vs Lipscomb

SC-Upstate 98, Lipscomb 61


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Adrian Rodgers paced five South Carolina-Upstate scorers in double figures with 20 points as the Spartans set a season high for points in a 98-61, Atlantic Sun Conference win over Lipscomb Monday night.

Rodgers hit 7 of 11 from the field and 3 of 7 from 3-point range. Ty Greene added 19 points on 5-of-10 3-point shooting and Mario Blessing hit 5 of 5 from beyond the arc for 16 points for the Spartans (8-7, 2-0).

SC Upstate shot 57.4 percent (35 of 61) from the field and hit 15 of 27 3-pointers.

Conversely, Lipscomb (6-9, 1-3) shot 36.5 percent (19 of 52) and made 4 of 16 3-point attempts. John Ross Glover led the Bisons with 16 points.

The Spartans dominated the glass for a 37-23 rebound advantage and had 24 assists compared to Lipscomb's eight.

A 16-5 run midway through the first half put SC Upstate ahead 38-21.

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South Carolina Upstate Spartans
T. Craig, F293-94-464112
R. Glenn, F234-83-486211
J. Maxey, F132-41-23125
T. Greene, G267-130-045219
M. Blessing, G195-51-101016
B. Olumuyiwa244-61-25249
R. Elam202-20-02014
F. Miller201-30-02332
A. Rodgers197-113-312020
B. Haynes50-00-00000
J. Ford20-00-00000
D. Lighty00-00-00000
Totals 35-6113-1637241598
Lipscomb Bison
M. Smith, F273-96-621212
M. Smith, F241-60-00112
S. Hurt, C272-42-22116
D. Alexander, G221-20-02112
K. Sankey, G214-80-04229
C. Sanderson261-72-41015
J. Glover214-97-830016
O. Garcia140-00-03130
T. Denny72-42-30017
C. Johnson70-20-01100
J. Butler20-00-00000
Z. Ellis21-10-01002
D. Greene10-00-00000
Totals 19-5219-232381261
Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
No. Florida10-422-12161
N.J. Tech8-620-15207
Kennesaw St.7-711-20263
S.C. Upstate4-1010-22324
Other games
ND 66 Final
IND 74 Final
PSU 51