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  • Truitt, Mercer motivated by last year's close call

    Mercer's Trey Truitt talks about just missing the NCAA Tournament last year.

Mercer's Trey Truitt talks about just missing the NCAA Tournament last year. Daniel Shirley The Telegraph
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Mercer motivated by close call last year

February 16, 2017 2:42 PM

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