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Bears drop to 0-2 on the season with loss to Georgia Tech

Photo by Jenna Eason.

Justin Baxley, Sports Editor

September 10, 2016

  Mercer’s trip up Interstate 75 did not end in a victory as it dropped its outing against in-state opponent the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets 35-10. The Bears fall to 0-2 on the season while Georgia Tech remains undefeated. For a short time in the first quarter the Bears held a touchdown...

Bax Trax: Three things to watch for Georgia Tech

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Justin Baxley, Sports Editor

September 10, 2016

The Bears are set to take on their first FBS team since the program restarted in 2013. A battle for Interstate 75 is set up for Saturday as they take on in-state power Georgia Tech. Here are three things to watch if the Bears hope to pull out a historic upset. 1. Jet lag versus extra rest....

Bears set to swarm Atlanta for Georgia Tech game

Students celebrate as Mercer scores a touchdown.

Katie Atkinson, News Editor

September 4, 2016

Mercer University will bring the tailgate from Middle Georgia to Atlanta at the Georgia Tech football game Sept. 10. The Office of Campus Life, Mercer Athletics and the Mercer Maniacs came together to coordinate this student trip as a way to increase school spirit and the sense of community on campus. Timothy...

Lacrosse opens season with 16-2 win over GT

Lacrosse opens season with 16-2 win over GT

Garret McDowell

February 9, 2011

In what ended up being their only exhibition match before their trip to Columbus, Ohio for a matchup with Ohio State University’s lacrosse team, the Mercer Bears’ newly-minted Division I lacrosse team completely devastated Georgia Tech’s club team 16-2 last weekend. In front of a crowd that was sta...

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