NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Adnan Hodzic scored a career-high 37 points and had 17 rebounds to lead Lipscomb to an 85-73 victory over Mercer on Saturday.
Hodzic was 15-for-21 from the field to help the Bisons (17-12, 14-6 Atlantic Sun Conference) capture a share of the regular-season conference title and the No. 1 seed for the tournament.
Hodzic has reached double figures in 56 straight games, the nation's longest streak.
He scored 11 consecutive points to help the Bisons stretch a 45-42 lead into a 56-49 advantage with 10:20 remaining. Hodzic hit a layup to cap a 10-2 run for a 66-51 lead with 8:32 to play.
Mercer cut the deficit to 81-73 with 1:13 remaining, but the Bears (14-16, 10-10) didn't score again.