Florida Gulf Coast vs Mercer

Mercer 77, Florida Gulf Coast 70


MACON, Ga. (AP) - Travis Smith tallied 21 points and Langston Hall scored seven of his 17 points in overtime of Mercer's 77-70 win over Florida Gulf Coast on Wednesday night in Atlantic Sun Conference play.

Jakob Gollon added 12 points for Mercer, including 3-pointers to open the first half and overtime.

Mercer (9-6) led 62-57 with just 1:28 remaining, but Chase Fieler made two free throws and Filip Cvjeticanin sank a 3-pointer with 26 seconds showing to send the game into overtime.

After Gollon's 3 opened overtime scoring, Daniel Coursey scored five straight points for Mercer to put the Bears up 70-66 with 1:40 left in the extra period. Florida Gulf Coast cut it to two, 70-68, but Hall converted seven free throws over the final minute to pull away.

Fieler led the Eagles (9-6) with 17 and Bernard Thompson, whose layup at the buzzer created the final margin, had 16.

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Florida Gulf Coast Eagles
C. Fieler, F375-127-861217
E. McKnight, F210-00-26140
B. Thompson, G397-131-171116
S. Brown, G366-111-232316
B. Comer, G350-62-23322
F. Cvjeticanin235-120-040014
C. Varidel201-40-02043
E. Murray101-20-02102
D. Graf40-10-02200
Totals 25-6111-1538111670
Mercer Bears
J. Gollon, F365-90-061212
B. Thomas, F342-70-03416
D. Coursey, F324-121-14029
T. Smith, G417-144-452321
L. Hall, G394-107-875317
M. Brown100-23-41023
T. Hallice90-10-00110
K. Canevari61-10-02013
A. White Jr.62-41-11006
J. Bryan50-10-00000
C. Smith40-20-00100
D. Moten20-00-00000
Totals 25-6316-1833141577
Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
S.C. Upstate11-719-15
No. Florida10-816-16
Northern Kentucky5-139-21
Kennesaw St.3-156-25
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LOU 80
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PENN 57 Final
BUT 70
DUKE 67 Final
DAV 50
RUT 53 Final
SYR 78
CREI 79 Final
ILL 61 Final
PUR 68
CSBK 57 Final