Mercer Cluster

Tosin Aguebor is back on the prowl

Tosin Aguebor is back on the prowl

Sophie Peel, Contributing Writer

September 12, 2015


Filed under Football, Sports

Tosin Aguebor and the Mercer Bears’ football team were finishing up their preparation for the season ahead. A normal day at practice turned into a nightmare for the defensive captain. “It was the last practice of fall [last year]. I tackled someone, and I just felt something snap,” Aguebor recalls....

Bears motivated to blast past Southern Conference preseason ranking

Bears motivated to blast past Southern Conference preseason ranking

Hayes Rule, Contributing Writer

September 12, 2015


Filed under Football, Sports

After an inaugural year in which the Mercer Bears finished seventh in the Southern Conference with a 1-6 record, the third-year program has not yet earned the respect of its peers. The Bears were ranked sixth out of eight teams in the Southern Conference’s annual preseason poll. The Bears eked out...

Mercer football kicks off against Stetson

Mercer football kicks off against Stetson

Justin Baxley, Sports Editor

September 12, 2015


Filed under Football, Sports

Mercer football is back in town for their home opener. Following a 28-7 victory over the Austin Peay Governors, they are set to do battle with a familiar foe. The Bears will square off with the Stetson Hatters for the third season in a row. In the last two games combined, the Bears have outscored...

Five things you may have missed…

Five things you may have missed…

Kaylee Thompson, Contributing Writer

August 27, 2015


Filed under Sports

1.) Broadcasting move to The Bull Icons Mercer University has moved its football radio coverage over to  97.3 FM The Bull Icons, or game coverage can be streamed free online through iHeartRadio. Join the iconic ‘Voice of the Mercer Bears’ Rick Cameron and NFL analyst Roger Jackson live every S...

The student news site of Mercer University
MU sports