Scores

Final

Alcorn State 44

(3-7, 0-7 away)

Mercer 70

(7-4, 6-0 home)

    7:00 PM ET, December 16, 2013

    Hawkins Arena, Macon, Georgia

    1 2 T
    ALCN 20 2444
    MER 27 4370

    Top Performers

    Alcorn State: L. Luckett 22 Pts, 2 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

    Mercer: L. Hall 13 Pts, 5 Reb, 8 Ast, 2 Stl

    Mercer runs past Alcorn State 70-44

    Associated Press

    MACON, Ga. -- Langston Hall, who had 13 points and eight assists, led Mercer to an easy 70-44 victory over Alcorn State Monday night.

    Hall was one of four players in double figures for Mercer (7-4) as Daniel Coursey and Anthony White Jr. both also had 13 points. Jakob Gollon added 11.

    The Mercer defense stymied Alcorn State (3-7), limiting the Braves to 15 for 62 from the floor. Meanwhile the Bears were hitting 52.3 percent of their floor shots, making 5 of 12 3-point attempts.

    LeAntwan Luckett led the Braves with 22 points. Twan Oakley added 13.

    White started the scoring with a layup as Mercer quickly jumped out to a 15-2 lead at the 12:37 mark. The Braves closed to 22-18 on an Oakley layup with 3:05 remaining in the first period. Mercer held a 27-20 lead at the half.

    Mercer took control in the second half, outscoring Alcorn State 43-24.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    ALCN
    MER
    Points 44 70
    FG Made-Attempted 15-62 (.242) 23-44 (.523)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-20 (.150) 5-12 (.417)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-18 (.611) 19-24 (.792)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 12 (0/0)

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