The Mercer men's basketball team will take part in the Savannah Invitational, scheduled for Nov. 25-26 at the Savannah Civic Center, according to a release from the Savannah Sports Council.
The inaugural event will be a six-team event that includes Akron, Air Force, East Carolina, Georgia Southern and Radford. Pairings and game times were not announced.
There also will be a women’s event, scheduled to run Nov. 22-24. Participating teams will be Auburn, Ball State, East Carolina, Marist, North Carolina A&T and West Virginia.
The Savannah Sports Council is running the event in conjunction with Chris Spencer of Basketball Promotions & Events.