BUIES CREEK, N.C. (AP) -- Jacob Skogen scored 18 of his 25 points
in the second half to lift Mercer past Campbell 83-77 Thursday in
the Atlantic Sun Conference.
Will Emerson added 18 points and 10 rebounds in his fifth
double-double of the year for the Bears (12-7, 8-5). James Odoms
and Ross Alacqua scored 12 points apiece for the Bears, who shot
64.5 percent (20-31) in the second period.Damitrius Coleman, a national leader in assists at 8.2 per game,
posted 11 for the Bears.Ruell Pringle scored 23 points and Maurice Latham had 22 in
Campbell's season-high 77 points.Jake Wohlfeil came off the bench to score a season-high 14,
including 4-of-7 from 3-point range, while Comerlee Poole added 10
points and a team-leading seven rebounds.Campbell shot a season-best 51.9 percent (28-54) from the floor,
including 56.7 percent in the final period (17-30).The Camels held a 37-28 advantage on the boards, but they could
not overcome 20 turnovers, which the Bears turned into 14 points.