Scores

Final

Stetson 59

(5-9, 2-2 A-Sun)

Mercer 75

(11-6, 3-1 A-Sun)

    7:30 PM ET, January 4, 2012

    Hawkins Arena, Macon, Georgia

    1 2 T
    STET 28 3159
    MER 36 3975

    Top Performers

    Stetson: A. Pegg 20 Pts, 5 Reb

    Mercer: J. Gollon 11 Pts, 7 Reb, 4 Ast

    Mercer 75, Stetson 59

    Associated Press

    MACON, Ga. -- Bud Thomas scored 16 points to lead Mercer in a 75-59 win over Stetson on Wednesday night, as the Bears tied a season high with their third straight win.

    Justin Cecil added 12 points and Jakob Gallon 11 for the Bears (11-6, 3-1 Atlantic Sun Conference), who outshot the Hatters from the floor, 47.6 percent (10 of 21) to 33.3 percent (10 of 30), in the second half to seal it.

    Mercer had a 47.1 mark (24 of 51) in the contest, overall, compared to a 37.5 performance (21 of 56) for Stetson.

    The Bears outscored the Hatters by eight points in both halves to keep a comfortable cushion, finishing the game with a 39-31 scoring margin over Stetson in the second half.

    Adam Pegg scored a game-high 20 points to pace Stetson (5-9, 2-2), who have lost six of seven.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    STET
    MER
    Points 59 75
    FG Made-Attempted 21-56 (.375) 24-51 (.471)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-23 (.174) 3-16 (.188)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-18 (.722) 24-30 (.800)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 1 20

    2011-12 Season

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