Team preview: Mercer
Blue Ribbon Illustrated previews the 2003-04 college basketball season, exclusively on Insider.
Mercer, which went from 6-23 in 2001-02 to 23-6 last season, was the league's best rebounding team (+6.7 margin) and also ranked first in overall field-goal percentage (.472) and three-point percentage (.379). The Bears were second in scoring offense (78.3 ppg), assists (17.0) and field-goal percentage defense (.419).
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