|Southern Tournament - Furman Defeats Mercer 85-74 - Recap|
Jordan Lyons scored 25 points for Furman on Saturday, leading them to a 85-74 victory over Mercer at U.S. Cellular Center.
Furman was a favorite by -10.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Furman got 14 points from Andrew Brown and another 12 points from Matt Rafferty. Alex Hunter contributed 7 assists, while Andrew Brown cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Mercer got a 16-point performance from Jaylen Stowe, who was supported by 13 points from Djordje Dimitrijevic. Djordje Dimitrijevic had 3 assists in a losing cause for Mercer, while Jaylen Stowe grabbed 5 rebounds.
Furman led at halftime, $HalfScore.
Furman had a 29-23 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.