NCAAB Game Recap - Mercer at North Carolina Wilmington
Mon Dec 16, 2019 7:00 PM EST

SoMis
65
TxTch
71
F
(N/A)
72
Morg
96
F
Del
86
DelSt
78
F
Maris
64
Rider
74
F
Kent
68
UCIrv
74
F
NIU
50
Pitt
59
F
Mercer
72
UNCW
63
F
Valpa
57
Charl
67
F
Marsh
89
MorSt
62
F
ChaSo
60
JMU
81
F
(N/A)
67
JackSt
113
F
E IL
85
W IL
47
F
Alc
57
Tul
68
F
MTSt
65
NDSt
79
F
KennSt
38
Murr
74
F
Evans
59
JacSt
85
F
NCAT
54
UTEP
72
F
UCSB
74
IdaSt
68
F(OT)
LoyMa
65
UCDav
67
F
FlaAM
60
Portl
66
F

Dec 16, 2019, 7:00 PM EST

Final

1

2

T

Mercer (5-6)

37

35

72

North Carolina Wilmington (5-7)

35

28

63

Dimitrijevic leads Mercer over UNC Wilmington 72-63
Mon Dec 16, 2019 9:49 PM

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) Djordje Dimitrijevic had 23 points as Mercer defeated UNC Wilmington 72-63 on Monday night to halt a four-game skid.

Dimitrijevic nailed 4 of 9 from deep and dished out five assists. Ethan Stair had 16 points and a career-best 16 rebounds for Mercer (5-6). It was his sixth double-double on the season. Jeff Gary added 10 points.

Jaylen Sims had 17 points and seven rebounds for the Seahawks (5-7), who have now lost four games in a row. Marten Linssen added 13 points. Shykeim Phillips had 11 points and seven rebounds.

Mercer faces Furman at home on Friday. UNC Wilmington plays Vanderbilt on the road on Saturday.

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Leaders

Mercer PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
M. Bender 0 0 2 7 0 1
K. Robertson 0 0 1 0 1 0
North Carolina Wilmington PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
J. Boggs 0 0 0 1 0 0
J. Sims 17 0 1 7 0 1

Team Comparison

Mercer UNCW
Points For 72 63
Field Goals 26/64-41% 24/58-41%
Three Pointers 11/32-34% 5/18-28%
Free Throws 9/11-82% 10/24-42%
Offensive Rebounds 16 13
Defensive Rebounds 28 24
Rebounds 48 39
Blocks 1 2
Steals 6 8
Turnovers 15 13
Personal Fouls 20 16
Technical Fouls 0 0
Ejections 0 0

2019-2020 Regular Season - Mercer Leads Series 1-0

Date Result Away Pts Ldr Home Pts Ldr
Mon Dec 16 Mercer 72 @ UNCW 63 P. Urey 2 I. Dodd 2

Game Information

Stadium: Raiford G. Trask Coliseum, Wilmington, North Carolina
Attendance: 2,423
Game Time: