Mercer University Men’s Basketball team performs well at NCAA Tournament
Following their win in the A-Sun tournament championship, the Mercer University men's basketball team received the No. 14 seed in the in the NCAA Tournament Midwest Regional. Mercer's bid to the NCAA Tournament marks the team's third appearance in the event and first showing since 1985.
The Bears completed the regular season at 26-8 (14-4 A-Sun) and stormed their way through the A-Sun Tournament with wins over Jacksonville, USC Upstate and FGCU. In the NCAA Tournament Mercer defeated third-seed Duke but fell to 11th seed Tennessee in third round.