NCAAB Game Recap - Samford at Mercer
Wed Feb 19, 2020 7:00 PM EST

Duke
66
NCSU
88
F
Syr
66
Lou
90
F
Vill
91
DeP
71
F
Aub
55
UGA
65
F
Butl
72
Seton
74
F
Tuls
43
Hou
76
F
Samf
66
Mercer
106
F
Furm
66
ETSU
75
F
UCF
89
Cin
87
F(2OT)
ECU
73
Mem
77
F
TexAM
74
Alab
68
F
VMI
74
WCU
71
F
GaTec
86
Wake
79
F
Iona
64
Sien
65
F
Mich
60
Rut
52
F
GMas
50
Rich
65
F
Woff
79
UNCG
83
F(OT)
Army
77
LoyMD
81
F
Boston
59
Lafy
61
F
Chat
91
Citad
68
F
Leh
67
Colg
70
F
Navy
62
Amer
71
F
CenAR
68
SFA
83
F
Lamar
77
SamH
65
F
Nich
73
NWSt
69
F
SMU
72
Tul
80
F
ULMo
66
ArkSt
52
F
NDSt
77
SDak
74
F
BC
65
UVA
78
F
McNee
59
InWor
65
F
SDSt
94
N DA
83
F
TCU
56
Tex
70
F
CBap
63
UMKC
69
F
IlSt
69
LoyIL
84
F
Valpa
75
Drake
77
F(OT)
MOSt
79
Brad
83
F(OT)
Ford
49
LaSal
58
F
GrgWas
70
Duques
67
F
AbCh
82
HBU
68
F
Prov
73
GTown
63
F
KansSt
62
TxTch
69
F
Wyo
58
UtSt
78
F
SCar
76
MisSt
79
F
Ind
68
Minn
56
F
Mia-FL
102
VaTec
95
F(3OT)
Cal
66
WaSt
57
F
Bois
80
SJSU
62
F
AF
62
Fres
71
F
LongB
55
UCIrv
70
F

Mercer 106, Samford 66

Feb 19, 2020, 7:00 PM EST

Final

1

2

T

Samford (9-20)

32

34

66

Mercer (14-14)

47

59

106

Gary scores 32 to lift Mercer over Samford 106-66
Wed Feb 19, 2020 9:31 PM

MACON, Ga. (AP) Jeff Gary had a career-high 32 points as Mercer rolled past Samford 106-66 on Wednesday night.

Gary made 12 of 16 shots, including 8 of 10 from deep.

Mercer is undefeated (2-0) when scoring at least 100 points this season.

The 106 points were a season best for Mercer (14-14, 8-7 Southern Conference), which also achieved a season-high 30 assists.

Josh Sharkey had 17 points and six assists for the Bulldogs (9-20, 3-12). Jalen Dupree added 17 points and 11 rebounds. Robert Allen had 15 points.

The Bears improve to 2-0 against the Bulldogs on the season. Mercer defeated Samford 90-75 on Jan. 18. Mercer matches up against Chattanooga on the road on Saturday. Samford plays East Tennessee State at home on Saturday.

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Leaders

Samford PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
D. Thomas 0 0 2 1 0 0
J. Sharkey 17 0 6 2 2 0
Mercer PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
P. Urey 0 0 0 0 0 0
J. Gary 32 0 5 4 1 1

Team Comparison

Samf Mercer
Points For 66 106
Field Goals 24/66-36% 44/72-61%
Three Pointers 4/21-19% 14/27-52%
Free Throws 14/17-82% 4/8-50%
Offensive Rebounds 13 5
Defensive Rebounds 26 31
Rebounds 44 36
Blocks 2 5
Steals 4 9
Turnovers 14 7
Personal Fouls 11 19
Technical Fouls 0 0
Ejections 0 0

2019-2020 Regular Season - Mercer Leads Series 2-0

Date Result Away Pts Ldr Home Pts Ldr
Sat Jan 18 Mercer 90 @ Samf 75 M. Bender 2 J. Sharkey 2
Wed Feb 19 Samf 66 @ Mercer 106 B. Austin 2 K. Robertson 2

Game Information

Stadium: Hawkins Arena, Macon, Georgia
Attendance: 2,972
Game Time: