2016-2017 Mercer Bears Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Mercer Leaders Opponent Leaders PPP
Nov 11, 2016
v.
Brewton-Parker College
W, 87 - 53 Hawkins Arena
Non-Conference Regular Season
1-0 PTS: 24. R. Holland
REB: 7. S. Jelks
AST: 11. J. Strawberry
PTS: 11. M. Miller
REB: 5. M. Miller
AST: 2. C. Bokenham
130.7 - 79.6
Nov 13, 2016
@
Florida*
L, 76 - 54 VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena
Non-Conference Regular Season
Jacksonville Showcase
1-1 PTS: 21. R. Holland
REB: 7. Ryan Johnson
AST: 2. R. Cummings
PTS: 17. Justin Leon
REB: 9. D. Robinson
AST: 5. K. Allen
113.2 - 80.4
Nov 20, 2016
v.
Georgia Southern
W, 80 - 67 Hawkins Arena
Non-Conference Tournament
Savannah Invitational
2-1 PTS: 18. R. Holland
REB: 9. S. Jelks
AST: 5. S. Jelks
PTS: 19. Ike Smith
REB: 7. B.J. Gladden
AST: 3. Tookie Brown
124.3 - 104.1
Nov 22, 2016
v.
Radford
W, 58 - 47 Hawkins Arena
Non-Conference Tournament
Savannah Invitational
3-1 PTS: 16. D. Rivers
REB: 8. R. Holland
AST: 7. Rashad Lewis
PTS: 12. Caleb Tanner
REB: 9. D. Bolstad
AST: 4. E. Polite, Jr.
103.6 - 84.0
Nov 25, 2016
v.
East Carolina*
W, 70 - 66 Martin Luther King, Jr. Arena
Non-Conference Tournament
Savannah Invitational
4-1 PTS: 26. R. Holland
REB: 6. Ryan Johnson
AST: 3. Rashad Lewis
PTS: 20. K. Barkley
REB: 11. K. Barkley
AST: 6. K. Barkley
110.0 - 103.7
Nov 26, 2016
v.
Akron*
L, 63 - 65 Martin Luther King, Jr. Arena
Non-Conference Tournament
Savannah Invitational
4-2 PTS: 17. R. Holland
REB: 6. D. Ringer
AST: 3. R. Holland
PTS: 19. I. Johnson
REB: 6. K. Cheatham, Jr.
AST: 2. I. Johnson
112.9 - 116.5
Nov 29, 2016
v.
Davidson
L, 57 - 78 Hawkins Arena
Non-Conference Regular Season
4-3 PTS: 10. Ryan Johnson
REB: 13. J.J. N'Ganga
AST: 5. J. Strawberry
PTS: 33. Jack Gibbs
REB: 6. Nathan Ekwu
AST: 6. Rusty Reigel
86.7 - 118.6
Dec 3, 2016
@
George Mason
L, 79 - 68 EagleBank Arena
Non-Conference Regular Season
4-4 PTS: 17. R. Holland
REB: 7. S. Jelks
AST: 5. J. Strawberry
PTS: 21. M. Moore
REB: 12. M. Moore
AST: 7. O. Livingston II
128.2 - 110.4
Dec 7, 2016
v.
Oglethorpe
W, 98 - 41 Hawkins Arena
Non-Conference Regular Season
5-4 PTS: 30. D. Rivers
REB: 8. D. Ringer
AST: 6. Rashad Lewis
PTS: 9. C. Lawrence
REB: 3. C. Lawrence
AST: 3. Mike Turner
158.9 - 66.5
Dec 10, 2016
@
Clemson
L, 90 - 47 Littlejohn Coliseum
Non-Conference Regular Season
5-5 PTS: 12. R. Holland
REB: 5. D. Ringer
AST: 3. J. Strawberry
PTS: 19. D. Grantham
REB: 7. S. Mitchell
AST: 5. S. Mitchell
142.8 - 74.6
Dec 18, 2016
@
Auburn
L, 76 - 74 Auburn Arena
Non-Conference Regular Season
5-6 PTS: 24. R. Holland
REB: 9. S. Jelks
AST: 6. J. Strawberry
PTS: 21. M. Heron
REB: 6. D. Purifoy
AST: 5. R. Johnson
114.5 - 111.5
Dec 22, 2016
v.
La Salle
L, 96 - 98 Hawkins Arena
Non-Conference Regular Season
5-7 PTS: 31. J. Strawberry
REB: 10. S. Jelks
AST: 6. J. Strawberry
PTS: 26. Jordan Price
REB: 11. B.J. Johnson
AST: 7. J. Shuler
122.0 - 124.6
Dec 28, 2016
@
Kennesaw State
W, 76 - 80 KSU Convocation Center
Non-Conference Regular Season
6-7 PTS: 19. S. Jelks
REB: 5. S. Jelks
AST: 7. J. Strawberry
PTS: 16. A. Williams
REB: 10. A. Williams
AST: 5. Kendrick Ray
130.7 - 137.6
Dec 31, 2016
@
Wofford
L, 88 - 71 Benjamin Johnson Arena
Conference Regular Season
6-8 (0-1) PTS: 23. R. Holland
REB: 7. D. Ringer
AST: 7. J. Strawberry
PTS: 31. Eric Garcia
REB: 8. Ryan Sawvell
AST: 6. Eric Garcia
130.7 - 105.4
Jan 2, 2017
@
Furman
L, 71 - 69 Timmons Arena
Conference Regular Season
6-9 (0-2) PTS: 23. J. Strawberry
REB: 10. S. Jelks
AST: 4. J. Strawberry
PTS: 23. Devin Sibley
REB: 8. D. Fowler
AST: 4. J. Jean
109.7 - 106.6
Jan 5, 2017
v.
Virginia Military
W, 68 - 50 Hawkins Arena
Conference Regular Season
7-9 (1-2) PTS: 11. D. Rivers
REB: 8. D. Ringer
AST: 8. Rashad Lewis
PTS: 18. Q. Peterson
REB: 9. Trey Chapman
AST: 4. Q. Peterson
110.7 - 81.4
Jan 7, 2017
v.
East Tennessee State
L, 58 - 67 Hawkins Arena
Conference Regular Season
7-10 (1-3) PTS: 24. R. Holland
REB: 11. S. Jelks
AST: 3. R. Holland
PTS: 23. T.J. Cromer
REB: 6. Tevin Glass
AST: 3. D. Bradford
88.5 - 102.3
Jan 11, 2017
@
Samford
W, 65 - 68 Pete Hanna Center
Conference Regular Season
8-10 (2-3) PTS: 14. S. Jelks
REB: 11. S. Jelks
AST: 8. Rashad Lewis
PTS: 17. Wyatt Walker
REB: 11. Wyatt Walker
AST: 6. Josh Sharkey
102.7 - 107.4
Jan 14, 2017
v.
Chattanooga
L, 68 - 70 Hawkins Arena
Conference Regular Season
8-11 (2-4) PTS: 22. R. Holland
REB: 7. D. Ringer
AST: 4. S. Jelks
PTS: 15. Tre McLean
REB: 7. Casey Jones
AST: 4. J. Cook
103.7 - 106.8
Jan 19, 2017
@
UNC Greensboro
L, 68 - 66 Greensboro Coliseum Fieldhouse
Conference Regular Season
8-12 (2-5) PTS: 20. J. Strawberry
REB: 8. S. Jelks
AST: 7. R. Holland
PTS: 26. F. Alonso
REB: 7. James Dickey
AST: 3. D. Troy
104.7 - 101.6
Jan 21, 2017
@
Western Carolina
W, 50 - 70 Ramsey Center
Conference Regular Season
9-12 (3-5) PTS: 23. R. Holland
REB: 8. D. Rivers
AST: 10. J. Strawberry
PTS: 13. H. Mutombo
REB: 7. M. Gosselin
AST: 2. H. Mutombo
80.0 - 108.8
Jan 28, 2017
v.
Citadel
W, 82 - 66 Hawkins Arena
Conference Regular Season
10-12 (4-5) PTS: 23. D. Rivers
REB: 14. S. Jelks
AST: 8. S. Jelks
PTS: 16. E. Balogun
REB: 8. E. Balogun
AST: 4. P. Parks
120.6 - 97.1
Jan 30, 2017
v.
Western Carolina
W, 62 - 47 Hawkins Arena
Conference Regular Season
11-12 (5-5) PTS: 16. R. Holland
REB: 6. D. Rivers
AST: 4. J. Strawberry
PTS: 10. Adam Sledd
REB: 6. M. Gosselin
AST: 4. H. Mutombo
105.2 - 79.8
Feb 2, 2017
v.
Furman
L, 68 - 70 Hawkins Arena
Conference Regular Season
11-13 (5-6) PTS: 18. R. Holland
REB: 4. D. Ringer
AST: 3. Rashad Lewis
PTS: 18. D. Fowler
REB: 7. Kris Acox
AST: 5. D. Fowler
106.2 - 109.3
Feb 4, 2017
v.
Wofford
L, 62 - 65 Hawkins Arena
Conference Regular Season
11-14 (5-7) PTS: 23. R. Holland
REB: 11. S. Jelks
AST: 3. J. Strawberry
PTS: 23. F. Magee
REB: 5. C. Jackson
AST: 10. Eric Garcia
99.5 - 104.3
Feb 9, 2017
@
Virginia Military
W, 51 - 81 Cameron Hall
Conference Regular Season
12-14 (6-7) PTS: 18. R. Holland
REB: 9. D. Ringer
AST: 5. J. Strawberry
PTS: 18. Q. Peterson
REB: 7. Q. Peterson
AST: 3. Julian Eleby
75.7 - 120.2
Feb 11, 2017
@
East Tennessee State
L, 88 - 71 Freedom Hall Civic Center
Conference Regular Season
12-15 (6-8) PTS: 16. J. Strawberry
REB: 7. S. Jelks
AST: 2. J. Strawberry
PTS: 28. T.J. Cromer
REB: 8. T.J. Cromer
AST: 7. D. Bradford
134.0 - 108.1
Feb 18, 2017
@
Citadel
W, 78 - 89 McAlister Field House
Conference Regular Season
13-15 (7-8) PTS: 32. R. Holland
REB: 10. D. Ringer
AST: 6. S. Jelks
PTS: 24. P. Parks
REB: 7. Zane Najdawi
AST: 9. P. Parks
108.8 - 124.2
Feb 22, 2017
v.
UNC Greensboro
L, 66 - 72 Hawkins Arena
Conference Regular Season
13-16 (7-9) PTS: 18. D. Ringer
REB: 6. D. Ringer
AST: 6. J. Strawberry
PTS: 25. F. Alonso
REB: 11. James Dickey
AST: 6. D. Baldwin
114.8 - 125.2
Feb 25, 2017
@
Chattanooga
W, 54 - 64 McKenzie Arena
Conference Regular Season
14-16 (8-9) PTS: 17. J. Strawberry
REB: 8. S. Jelks
AST: 3. J. Strawberry
PTS: 14. Justin Tuoyo
REB: 6. Justin Tuoyo
AST: 6. Greg Pryor
88.5 - 104.8
Feb 27, 2017
v.
Samford
W, 88 - 79 Hawkins Arena
Conference Regular Season
15-16 (9-9) PTS: 32. J. Strawberry
REB: 7. J. Strawberry
AST: 7. J. Strawberry
PTS: 24. D. Denzel-Dyson
REB: 5. Wyatt Walker
AST: 10. C. Cunningham
139.8 - 125.5
Mar 4, 2017
@
East Tennessee State*
L, 73 - 66 U.S. Cellular Center
Conference Tournament
Southern Conference Men's Basketball Tournament
15-17 PTS: 18. D. Rivers
REB: 8. S. Jelks
AST: 3. J. Strawberry
PTS: 21. D. Bradford
REB: 7. D. Payne
AST: 5. T.J. Cromer
110.6 - 100.0

* Neutral site game