Stetson vs Mercer

Mercer 75, Stetson 59

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MACON, Ga. (AP) - Bud Thomas scored 16 points to lead Mercer in a 75-59 win over Stetson on Wednesday night, as the Bears tied a season high with their third straight win.

Justin Cecil added 12 points and Jakob Gallon 11 for the Bears (11-6, 3-1 Atlantic Sun Conference), who outshot the Hatters from the floor, 47.6 percent (10 of 21) to 33.3 percent (10 of 30), in the second half to seal it.

Mercer had a 47.1 mark (24 of 51) in the contest, overall, compared to a 37.5 performance (21 of 56) for Stetson.

The Bears outscored the Hatters by eight points in both halves to keep a comfortable cushion, finishing the game with a 39-31 scoring margin over Stetson in the second half.

Adam Pegg scored a game-high 20 points to pace Stetson (5-9, 2-2), who have lost six of seven.

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Stetson Hatters
A. Pegg, F298-124-450420
L. McInerney, F201-20-02152
C. Perez, G333-83-612111
A. Graham, G321-101-12043
J. Naburgs, G233-85-730312
T. Patterson181-50-03002
W. Green172-60-06034
A. Thompson141-20-02302
D. Diaz81-20-00123
J. Paul60-10-01000
Totals 21-5613-182972259
 37.5%72.2% 
Mercer Bears
B. Thomas, F337-112-460216
J. Gollon, F315-81-174211
J. Cecil, F254-92-220112
D. Coursey, F193-51-35327
L. Hall, G321-73-45605
T. Smith212-54-42219
M. Brown142-39-1010113
C. Smith70-20-02020
P. Larsen50-10-00000
K. Canevari40-02-20012
T. Hallice40-00-00000
M. Jackson30-00-00000
S. Harris20-00-00000
R. Miskimon00-00-01000
D. Moten00-00-00000
Totals 24-5124-3038151275
 47.1%80% 
Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
No. Florida10-422-12161
FGCU8-621-14215
N.J. Tech8-620-15207
Jacksonville8-616-16289
Lipscomb7-712-21269
Kennesaw St.7-711-20263
Stetson4-1012-22303
S.C. Upstate4-1010-22324

Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Chattanooga15-329-650
ETSU14-423-1186
Furman11-719-16167
Wofford11-715-17200
W. Carolina10-816-18166
UNC-Green.10-815-19237
Mercer8-1019-15194
Samford4-1414-19252
VMI4-149-21317
Citadel3-1510-22322
 
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