Recap - Mercer Defeats Jacksonville 69-55
|Recap - Mercer Defeats Jacksonville 69-55|
Mercer grabbed a 69-55 win over Jacksonville on Saturday, behind an 18-point effort from Jakob Gollon at Mercer University Center.
Daniel Coursey had 15 points for Mercer and Bud Thomas chipped in with 12 points. Bud Thomas had 5 assists for them, while Daniel Coursey was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Jacksonville got a 13-point performance from Jarvis Haywood, who was supported by 10 points from J.R. Holder. Vince Martin had 5 assists in a losing cause for Jacksonville, while RJ Slawson grabbed 8 rebounds.
Mercer hit the break leading 32-21 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Jacksonville as they grabbed 34 boards, while Mercer only had 29.