Alcorn State vs Mercer

Mercer runs past Alcorn State 70-44

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MACON, Ga. (AP) Langston Hall, who had 13 points and eight assists, led Mercer to an easy 70-44 victory over Alcorn State Monday night.

Hall was one of four players in double figures for Mercer (7-4) as Daniel Coursey and Anthony White Jr. both also had 13 points. Jakob Gollon added 11.

The Mercer defense stymied Alcorn State (3-7), limiting the Braves to 15 for 62 from the floor. Meanwhile the Bears were hitting 52.3 percent of their floor shots, making 5 of 12 3-point attempts.

LeAntwan Luckett led the Braves with 22 points. Twan Oakley added 13.

White started the scoring with a layup as Mercer quickly jumped out to a 15-2 lead at the 12:37 mark. The Braves closed to 22-18 on an Oakley layup with 3:05 remaining in the first period. Mercer held a 27-20 lead at the half.

Mercer took control in the second half, outscoring Alcorn State 43-24.

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Scoreboard
Alcorn State (3-7)202444
Mercer (7-4) «274370

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SWAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Grambling0-03-7225
Jackson St.0-03-7288
Alcorn St.0-03-8250
Prairie View0-02-7117
Southern U.0-02-8281
Miss. Val.0-00-8318
Alabama A&M0-00-9346
Alabama St.0-00-9321
Texas So.0-00-9202
Ark.-PB0-00-10350

Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Furman0-07-3127
ETSU0-06-3146
UNC-Green.0-06-3140
Mercer0-06-4108
Wofford0-06-4156
Chattanooga0-05-5280
Citadel0-04-5295
VMI0-04-5276
W. Carolina0-03-7197
Samford0-02-8251
 
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