Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament - Recap - Mercer Defeats Florida Gulf Coast 68-60
Mercer earned a 68-60 victory over Florida Gulf Coast on Sunday, getting 15 points from Langston Hall at Alico Arena.
Mercer won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1-point spread as underdogs.
Mercer got 15 points from Anthony White Jr. and another 13 points from Daniel Coursey. Jakob Gollon contributed 3 assists, while Langston Hall cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Florida Gulf Coast got a 14-point performance from Bernard Thompson, who was supported by 14 points from Brett Comer. Brett Comer had 5 assists in a losing cause for Florida Gulf Coast, while Chase Fieler grabbed 9 rebounds.
Mercer hit the break leading 33-17 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Mercer as they grabbed 40 boards, while Florida Gulf Coast only had 36.