Scores

Final

Emory 71

(0-1, 0-1 away)

Mercer 89

(1-2, 1-0 home)

    7:00 PM ET, November 18, 2006

    Hawkins Arena, Macon, Georgia

    1 2 T
    EMY 40 3171
    MER 48 4189

    Top Performers

    Emory: A. Sosa 22 Pts, 3 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

    Mercer: J. Florence 20 Pts, 1 Reb, 5 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

    Mercer 89, Emory 71

    MACON, Ga. (AP) -- James Florence scored 20 points and Sam Dolan added 13 points and 15 rebounds to lead Mercer to an 89-71 victory over Emory Saturday night.

    The Bears (1-2) also got 14 points from Shaddean Aaron and 11 from Ross Alacqua in a game that saw the lead swap back and forth before Florence's 3-pointer with 3:36 left in the half put Mercer ahead to stay 40-37.

    Adrian Sosa led Emory (0-1) with 22 points and Spiros Federigos added 19. Brandon Rowlett scored 12 for Emory.

    The Bears led 48-40 at halftime and took their biggest lead of the night at 85-61 with 3:53 remaining on a layup by Dolan.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    EMY
    MER
    Points 71 89
    FG Made-Attempted 25-65 (.385) 31-61 (.508)
    3P Made-Attempted 11-30 (.367) 8-20 (.400)
    FT Made-Attempted 10-15 (.667) 19-27 (.704)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 2 19

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