Scores

Final

Mercer 63

(12-13, 8-7 A-Sun)

Campbell 69

(15-9, 10-5 A-Sun)

    7:00 PM ET, February 12, 2010

    Pope Convocation Center, Buies Creek, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    MER 22 4163
    CAMP 24 4569

    Top Performers

    Mercer: J. Florence 21 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Campbell: J. Rodriguez 24 Pts, 7 Reb, 6 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Campbell 69, Mercer 63

    Associated Press

    BUIES CREEK, N.C. -- Jonathan Rodriguez scored 24 points, leading four Campbell players in double figures as the Camels held off Mercer 69-63 on Friday night.

    Miles Taylor added 12 points while Junard Hartley and Lorne Merthie had 10 apiece for the Camels (15-9, 10-5 Atlantic Sun Conference). The Camels have won three in a row to remain in a four-way tie for first place in the A-Sun.

    Mercer led for most of the close contest, and took a 60-59 lead as late as 2:25 left in the game. But Rodriguez put the Camels on his back, dropping in a layup followed by a pair of free throws as Campbell went on a 10-3 run to close out the win.

    The Camels outrebounded the Bears 28-20 and shot 70 percent from the foul line (14-for-20). The Bears posted just a 58.3 mark from the stripe (14-for-24).

    James Florence led the Bears (12-13, 8-7) with 21 points, while Daniel Emerson had 12 and E.J. Kusnyer 10.J. Kusnyer

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MER
    CAMP
    Points 63 69
    FG Made-Attempted 22-39 (.564) 26-53 (.491)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-16 (.313) 3-9 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 14-24 (.583) 14-20 (.700)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 4 6

    2009-10 Season

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