South Carolina faces South Carolina Upstate, aims to halt 3-game slide

South Carolina Upstate Spartans (2-3) at South Carolina Gamecocks (2-3)

Columbia, South Carolina; Friday, 4 p.m. EST

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: South Carolina -13; over/under is 142

BOTTOM LINE: South Carolina heads into the matchup against South Carolina Upstate as losers of three in a row.

The Gamecocks are 2-0 in home games. South Carolina ranks sixth in the SEC shooting 33.9% from downtown, led by Chico Carter Jr. shooting 53.8% from 3-point range.

The Spartans are 0-3 on the road. South Carolina Upstate is fourth in the Big South shooting 37.6% from deep. Justin Bailey leads the Spartans shooting 50% from 3-point range.

TOP PERFORMERS: Gregory ‘GG’ Jackson II is scoring 16.2 points per game and averaging 8.0 rebounds for the Gamecocks. Carter is averaging 13.8 points and 1.8 rebounds while shooting 48.1% for South Carolina.

Jordan Gainey is averaging 14.4 points for the Spartans. Bailey is averaging 11 points for South Carolina Upstate.

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