MERCER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MERCER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NCAA Tournament: Tennessee 83, Mercer 63 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57720712-77/mercer-tennessee-tournament-bears.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57720712-77/mercer-tennessee-tournament-bears.html.csp">NCAA Tournament: Tennessee 83, Mercer 63</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOEDY McCREARY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-23T23:48:12.5-06:00">Updated Mar 23, 2014 11:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">RALEIGH, N.C. • Tennessee came to Tobacco Road and turned it into “Raleigh Top.” Jarnell Stokes had 17 points and a career-high-tying 18 rebounds, and the Volunteers denied Mercer a second straight upset in the NCAA tournament by routing the Bears 83-63 on Sunday night. Josh Richardson had a career-high 26 points and Antonio Barton had 18 for the 11th-seeded Vols (24-12), who outrebounded Mercer 41-19 and kept the Southeastern Conference perfect in the tournament. They joined Florida and Kentuck...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577207122014-03-23T23:48:12.5-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-23T23:48:12.5-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57720712@www.sltrib.com Sun, 23 Mar 2014 23:48:12 MDT NCAA tournament: Getting to the bottom of Duke’s dirty trick http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57716453-77/mercer-duke-mitchell-macon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57716453-77/mercer-duke-mitchell-macon.html.csp">NCAA tournament: Getting to the bottom of Duke’s dirty trick</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM LITKE</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-22T22:18:14.629-06:00">Updated Mar 22, 2014 10:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Welcome back to a mostly Mercer-packed edition of BracketRacket, the one-stop shopping place for your offbeat NCAA tournament needs. Today, we get to the bottom of Duke’s dirty trick, take a whirlwind tour of Little Richard’s hometown and try to placate the eggheads in our midst. Without further ado: ——— NOW YOU KNOW THE REST OF STORY Turns out tiny Mercer’s takedown of mighty Duke was even better than it looked. Never mind all the other advantages the Blue Devils brought to the game that the B...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577164532014-03-22T22:18:14.629-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-22T22:18:14.629-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57716453@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Mar 2014 22:18:14 MDT NCAA Tournament: Mercer 78, Duke 71 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57713868-77/duke-mercer-bears-tournament.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57713868-77/duke-mercer-bears-tournament.html.csp">NCAA Tournament: Mercer 78, Duke 71</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOEDY McCREARY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-22T16:45:20.088-06:00">Updated Mar 22, 2014 04:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">RALEIGH, N.C. • There once again wasn’t much “D” in Duke — and now there aren’t any Blue Devils in the NCAA tournament. Coach Mike Krzyzewski’s team was sent to its second one-and-done in three years Friday, losing 78-71 to Mercer in the second round of the Midwest Regional. “I never thought this was going to happen,” said Duke star freshman Jabari Parker. “They didn’t look at it on paper. ... From now on, that can’t happen anymore.” It won’t. Duke’s season is over. Maybe Parker’s college career...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577138682014-03-22T16:45:20.088-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-22T16:45:20.088-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57713868@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Mar 2014 16:45:20 MDT