University Relations // 11.15.17
The Big South Conference announced the additions of University of South Carolina-Upstate and Hampton University to its membership effective July 1, 2018.
"It's academic strength, commitment to excellence and sports offerings – including football – make Hampton a great fit!" Commissioner Kyle Kallander said. He added, "We are extremely excited to welcome the Spartans to our Conference family! USC Upstate will be a tremendous member and will add to the strength of the Big South... This is a BIG WEEK for the Big South!"
Both USC Upstate and Hampton are great fits for the Big South and we are thrilled to have them as fellow members! Congratulations from the CSU family.