Mercer Bears (26-8, 14-4 A-Sun) - While Florida Gulf Coast was running, dunking and charming the nation during their unforgettable run to the Sweet
16 last year, league champion Mercer was sitting home thinking, “that could have been us.”
The Bears won the Atlantic Sun regular season title last season, but fell to FGCU in the conference tournament final. This year, Mercer strolled into Dunk City and captured their first NCAA bid since 1985.
i live 5 mins from Mercer and the town is really excited about their first trip there in almost 30 years.
We've got Duke in the first round so this could be short lived