Mercer vs Tulsa

Tulsa 68, Mercer 62

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TULSA, Okla. (AP) - Kodi Maduka scored 17 points and pulled down 11 rebounds, and Tulsa used a late run to beat Mercer 68-62 on Wednesday in the first-ever meeting between the schools.

Eric McClellan added 14 points off the bench for the Golden Hurricane (6-7), and Jordan Clarkson had 12.

Jakob Gollon led the Bears (8-6) with 12 points. Daniel Coursey had 10 points, five rebounds and six blocked shots.

Tulsa led 37-27 after a Scottie Haralson 3-pointer just after halftime, but Mercer slowly climbed back into the game, finally taking a 50-49 lead on a Travis Smith jumper with 6:46 remaining.

After a Gollon 3-pointer put the Bears ahead 53-51, Tulsa went on an 11-1 run over the next five minutes to lead 62-54 with 1:14 left. Free throws the rest of the way sealed the win.

The Golden Hurricane outscored Mercer 34-20 in the paint and outrebounded the Bears 41-28.

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Mercer Bears
J. Gollon, F375-101-255112
J. Cecil, F192-50-01036
M. Brown, F152-24-61148
L. Hall, G342-72-25247
B. Thomas, G323-70-14226
T. Smith224-81-211411
D. Coursey215-110-251210
S. Harris51-20-00002
C. Smith50-10-00020
K. Canevari40-00-00010
T. Hallice30-00-00000
P. Larsen20-00-00010
M. Jackson10-00-00020
D. Moten00-00-00000
Totals 24-538-1528122662
 45.3%53.3% 
Tulsa Golden Hurricane
K. Maduka, F315-77-13111317
S. Idlet, F160-42-48242
J. Clarkson, G344-114-851312
S. Haralson, G312-90-02306
T. Peete, G303-53-432210
J. Richard282-20-07034
E. McClellan215-93-312014
D. Wishon91-21-22013
Totals 22-4920-3441111668
 44.9%58.8% 
Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UNC-Green.7-116-5123
Chattanooga6-115-476
ETSU5-215-5117
Furman5-212-8142
Samford4-313-7125
Wofford3-48-12247
Mercer3-59-12180
Citadel2-79-13254
W. Carolina1-66-14225
VMI1-64-14336

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New Mex. St.5-018-259
Grand Canyon3-113-7177
Cal-Baker.3-112-7146
UT-Rio Grande Valley2-310-12291
UMKC2-39-12188
Seattle1-39-10299
Utah Valley1-38-10206
Chicago St.1-46-16250
 
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