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Mercer basketball players Shannon Titus (21), Sydnee Boykin (2), Jill Harris (0) and Amoria Neal-Tysor (1) gather in the huddle during a 2021 Women's Basketball Game. The Mercer women's team won the Southern Conference tournament on Sunday, with Neal-Tysor winning the tournament's MVP award.

Women’s basketball dominates tournament, wins third title in four seasons

Micah Johnston, Sports Editor March 8, 2021
Mercer University’s women’s basketball team stormed their way through the Southern Conference Tournament, winning the championship against the No. 4 Wofford Terriers by a score of 60-38 Sunday in Asheville, North Carolina.
Bears forward Amanda Thompson (No. 2) rises over the Samford defense for the jump shot.

Bears edge Samford in overtime thriller

Christian Hartley, Sports Editor January 15, 2019

Mercer women’s basketball opened up Southern Conference play on Saturday afternoon, welcoming rival Samford to Hawkins Arena. The Bears opened the game extremely slow, shooting just 21 percent from...

Most impactful Mercer sports moments of 2015-16

Cluster Staff Reports April 28, 2016

  Thoughts on these moments? How do you want to rank them? Let us know in the comments below.   The #BEARSTRONG movement                                      *Editor's...

The Bears had an impressive season, going 24-9 overall and 12-2 in the SoCon play.

5 Things: CS for All, women’s basketball SoCon lead & the Iowa caucus

Molly Curley, Assistant Digital Editor February 1, 2016

CS For All President Obama announced the Computer Science for All initiative in his most recent weekly address. He discussed the importance of computational thinking skills for young students, claiming...

Mercer fans surprise women's basketball team for their game against Chattanooga in Hawkins Arena this Thursday

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

Katie Atkinson, Staff Writer January 21, 2016
Mercer Women's basketball team gets a huge surprise fan turnout
Mercer Women's basketball set to take on Coastal Georgia in their first game of the season

Bridges & Williams Enter the International Spotlight

Emma Peel, Staff Writer October 14, 2015

Former Mercer women’s basketball players Precious Bridges and Briana Williams are finally living out their childhood dreams. The two graduates recently signed to play professional basketball internationally...

Spring Sports Recap: Mar. 17-Mar. 29

April 2, 2015

Baseball After a rough start to the season, the Mercer baseball team seems to be back on track after beating the University of Georgia in two midweek games and sweeping the East Tennessee State Buccaneers...

Women's basketball ends season with loss in WBI semifinals

Women's basketball ends season with loss in WBI semifinals

March 25, 2015

After a remarkable year for the Mercer Women's Basketball Team, their season ended in Loudonville, NY against the Sienna Saints with a (65-54) loss. The Bears ended the season with a 20-15 overall record...

5 Things to start your week: Cherry Blossom festival, Einstein Bros. Bagels coming to Tarver Library, Women's Basketball win and more

5 Things to start your week: Cherry Blossom festival, Einstein Bros. Bagels coming to Tarver Library, Women’s Basketball win and more

March 23, 2015

Bagels, Bagels, Bagels The stomachs of hungry Bears rejoice. Einstein Brothers Bagels is coming to the bottom floor of Tarver Library. Einstein Bros. is the nation’s largest operator of bagel bakeries...

Women's basketball slides past The Herd with last-second free throws

March 22, 2015

In an exciting quarterfinal with the Marshall Herd, the Mercer Women's Basketball Team came out victorious with a 73-71 win. With this win, the Bears improved to 20-14 for the season, which is the second...

A season to remember

March 19, 2015

This year’s Mercer Women’s Basketball season was one to remember. With four decorated seniors and a slew of inexperienced freshmen, the team debuted Mercer’s reign in the Southern Conference with...

The SoCon Freshman of the Year leads the Bears onto the semifinals

March 5, 2015

In the quarterfinals of the Southern Conference tournament, the Mercer Women's Basketball Team overtook the Wofford Terriers 75-54 in Thursday night's game. Kahlia Lawrence, the Southern Conference Freshman...

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