Mercer vs Chattanooga

Mercer 63, Chattanooga 53

  •  

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) - Langston Hall hit five 3-pointers en route to 19 points and Mercer's defense was its usual, sturdy self as the Bears topped Chattanooga 63-53 Sunday in a nonconference contest.

Mercer (6-5) entered allowing 54.2 points per game, 10th best in the nation, and limited the Mocs (2-8) to 33.3 percent (18 of 54) shooting from the field and 26.9 percent (7 of 26) on 3-pointers. The Bears also collected 10 steals.

The Mocs struggled from the floor most of the game, and none more than Ronrico White. The sophomore entered hitting over 40 percent from 3-point range for his career, but was 1 of 7 from 3-point range and 1 of 12 from the field Sunday.

Hall was 5 of 9 from 3-point range and also had four assists.

White's two free throws pulled Chattanooga within 59-53 with 1:37 left, but the Mocs missed their last six shots.

Copyright 2017 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
 
Scoreboard
Mercer (6-5) «333063
Chattanooga (2-8)223153

Related Video

 

CBSSports Shop

Men's Nike White Villanova Wildcats 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

Villanova Wildcats 2016 National Champs
Get the Locker Room Gear!
Shop Now

Mercer Bears
B. Thomas, F334-90-07528
J. Gollon, F191-22-21145
D. Coursey, F161-50-02042
L. Hall, G356-122-254219
T. Smith, G302-86-822010
T. Hallice, F213-40-01127
M. Brown, C200-20-08020
J. Bryan, G103-60-03009
K. Canevari, G50-00-01000
A. White Jr., G51-30-01003
D. Moten, F40-10-01000
C. Smith, G20-00-00010
Total 21-5210-1238131763
 40.4%83.3% 
Chattanooga Mocs
Z. Mason, F265-102-481213
D. Zlovaric, F232-20-00104
R. White, G321-124-42527
G. McGhee, G295-110-341212
C. Jones, G130-20-02210
M. Bareika, G241-40-07323
S. Watson, F162-30-02134
J. Bryant, F150-02-31002
E. Robertson, G110-30-01010
A. Bran, G62-32-21008
F. Cobb, G50-40-01000
Total 18-5410-1633141353
 33.3%62.5% 
Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
ETSU17-427-855
UNC-Green.16-525-1095
Furman14-523-1296
Wofford11-916-17190
Chattanooga10-919-12139
Samford10-1120-16170
Mercer9-1015-17192
Citadel5-1512-21283
W. Carolina4-159-23271
VMI3-166-24329
 
Other games
CARK 63 Final
OKST 91
EKY 53 Final
ILL 66