Recap - Mercer Defeats Valparaiso 117-108

Recap - Mercer Defeats Valparaiso 117-108

Mercer got a 37-point performance from Jakob Gollon as Mercer handed Valparaiso a 117-108 defeat on Friday at Athletics-Recreation Center.

Mercer got 23 points from Bud Thomas and another 14 points from Ike Nwamu. Langston Hall contributed 9 assists, while Jakob Gollon cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.

Valparaiso got 31 points from LaVonte Dority in a losing cause and another 23 points from Bobby Capobianco. LaVonte Dority contributed 6 assists for them, while Bobby Capobianco had 10 rebounds.

Mercer trailed at halftime, 45-33.

The rebound battle favored Mercer as they grabbed 43 boards, while Valparaiso only had 42.