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Bears win second straight as Cummings leads Mercer past Mocs

Ross Cummings scored a career-high 37 points in the Bears win over Chattanooga.
February 25, 2019

That’s what Mercer secured in Saturday’s game against Chattanooga, giving the Bears two straight wins as the season began to wind down. It didn’t look promising early for the Bears, as it was...

Bears fall short 70-68 against Chattanooga

Bears fall short 70-68 against Chattanooga
January 14, 2017

As Stephon Jelks laid in an uncontested shot as the buzzer sounded, it was the least excited he’d been all game. After an action-packed final minutes -- including back-to-back reviews on inbound plays...

Women’s soccer overwhelms Chattanooga, moves on to semis of SoCon tournament

Sterre Harsveld Van Der Veen crosses the ball into the box. Photo by Ethan Thompson.
November 1, 2016

After a successful regular season and a third place berth in the Southern Conference women’s soccer tournament, the Lady Bears took to the pitch to face sixth-ranked Chattanooga on Sunday evening. The...

‘The Ruling’: Can Cinderella go to the ball twice?

Jenna Eason.
Mercer's Marquise Irvin (8), middle, runs the ball in their game against Georgia Tech.
October 8, 2016

  One of the lasting pieces of advice my coach has told me was simply this: Anybody can do it once, but those who can back it up and do it consistently are the ones who prove to be elite Division-I...

Undermanned Bears fall to SoCon-leading Chattanooga in overtime

Andrew Fishler going for a dunk.
February 9, 2016

Down starters Jestin Lewis and Desmond Ringer for the second straight game, the Mercer Bears took SoCon-leading Chattanooga to overtime Monday. The Bears ran out of gas in the extra period as the Mocs...

Mercer students surprise Lady Bears during big game

The Bears celebrate after their 67-44 victory over the Mocs.
January 27, 2016

On a rainy Thursday night last week, the student body at Mercer University came out in full force to support the women’s basketball team in their biggest game of the season — and kept it a secret...

Student body rallies around women’s basketball team on big game day

Mercer fans surprise women's basketball team for their game against Chattanooga in Hawkins Arena this Thursday
January 21, 2016
Mercer Women's basketball team gets a huge surprise fan turnout

Bears get first SoCon win, upset No. 3 Chattanooga

Jackson joins the podcast along with Shawn Arnold
November 7, 2015

It all came together. It wasn't perfect, but it finally came together. John Russ threw his first interception of the season. Jagger Lieb missed a 32-yard field goal. The Bears allowed Jacob Huesman...

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