The Mercer Bears are set to take on Iowa Hawkeyes in the first round of the NCAA tournament on March 22. The goal will be containing Megan Gustafson, who considered one of the top players in the bracket
On March 21, 2014, Mercer men’s basketball pulled off an upset win in Raleigh, NC against Duke University. Five years later, some of the Mercer players look back on what that game meant to the program and fans.
Mercer’s Susie Gardner, a former University of Georgia basketball player and Arkansas Razorback head coach, has engineered a major turn around in her nine years with the Mercer women’s basketball program.
The Mercer Bears are headed back to the NCAA tournament after knocking off the Furman Paladins 66-63 in the Southern Conference title game. It marks the second straight season that they have won the title.
Mercer’s men’s and women’s basketball teams are in Asheville, NC this week competing in the SoCon Tournament. The women take on Western Carolina first and men take on Furman. Follow here for scores and updates.