NCAA Men's Basketball

Mercer Bears (9-4)


Saturday 1/16 Wednesday 1/20 Saturday 1/23 Wednesday 1/27 Saturday 1/30
vs. WCU
W 78-76
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@ Cit
W 83-63
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vs. VMI
11:00 AM PT12:00 PM MT1:00 PM CT2:00 PM ET7:00 PM GMT3:00 PM 北京时间12:00 PM MST2:00 PM EST
vs. Sam
3:00 PM PT4:00 PM MT5:00 PM CT6:00 PM ET11:00 PM GMT7:00 PM 北京时间4:00 PM MST6:00 PM EST
@ Wof
4:00 PM PT5:00 PM MT6:00 PM CT7:00 PM ET12:00 PM GMT8:00 PM 北京时间5:00 PM MST7:00 PM EST

Ayers scores 23 to lead Mercer over The Citadel 83-63

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) Leon Ayers III had a season-high 23 points as Mercer easily defeated The Citadel 83-63 on Wednesday.

Maciej Bender had 15 points and three blocks for Mercer (9-4, 2-3 Southern Conference). Neftali Alvarez added 13 points and seven assists, and Ross Cummings also scored 13 points.

Hayden Brown had 21 points and nine rebounds for the Bulldogs (8-4, 1-4), who have now lost four consecutive games. Kaiden Rice added 16 points and seven rebounds, and Brady Spence had 10 points.

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Leaders
Points: R. Cummings15.5
Rebounds: F. Haase9.1
Assists: J. Gary3.8
FG%: M. Bender66.7%
FT%: N. Alvarez82.0%
3P%: R. Cummings44.4%
Steals: N. Alvarez1.4
Blocks: M. Bender1.8
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Gonzaga14-0
2 Baylor13-0
3 Villanova9-1
4 Iowa12-2
5 Texas11-2
6 Tennessee10-2
7 Michigan12-1
8 Houston12-1
9 Kansas10-4
10 Wisconsin12-3
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Gonzaga14-0
2 Baylor13-0
3 Villanova9-1
4 Iowa12-2
5 Texas11-2
6 Tennessee10-2
7 Michigan12-1
8 Houston12-1
9 Kansas10-4
10 Wisconsin12-3
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Southern Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Wofford 5-1 8-4
Furman 4-1 10-4
East Tennessee State 4-1 8-5
UNCG 4-2 9-5
VMI 3-3 8-7
Chattanooga 3-4 12-4
Mercer 2-3 9-4
Samford 2-5 6-8
Citadel 1-4 8-4
Western Carolina 0-4 7-6
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 81.3 (32)
Rebounds: 9.8 (185)
Assists: 17.9 (16)
FG%: 49.1% (27)
FT%: 69.0% (213)
3P%: 36.1% (83)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 73.4 (250)
Rebounds: 29.2 (22)
Assists: 12.6 (155)
FG%: 42.8% (173)
FT%: 72.8% (274)
3P%: 33.0% (181)

Next Home Game:
Chattanooga @ Mercer
Sat., Dec. 10 @ 4:00 PM PT5:00 PM MT6:00 PM CT7:00 PM ET12:00 PM GMT8:00 PM 北京时间5:00 PM MST7:00 PM EST