|Mercer (5-3,1-1 A-Sun)||33||45||78|
|BELMONT (5-2,2-0 A-Sun)||44||38||82|
|Nashville, Tenn. (Curb Event Center)|
|Pts: HALL, Langston - 23||Pts: JOHNSON, Kerron - 25|
|Reb: 2 Players (#20, #52 - 8)||Reb: HEDGEPETH, Mick - 9|
|Ast: 3 Players (#05, #20, #21 - 4)||Ast: JOHNSON, Kerron - 4|
|Field Goal %||43.9% (25-57 )||39.3% (22-56 )|
|Pts off Turnovers||3||15|
|2nd Chance Pts||11||10|
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - - Belmont men's basketball continues a four-game homestand Saturday against Mercer.
The Bruins set a new Curb Event Center record with 30 assists on 37 made field goals in Thursday night's 98-52 victory over Kennesaw State. Moreover, Belmont made a season-high 15 three-point field goals and committed only four turnovers.
Redshirt junior Brandon Baker (Milford, Ohio) established new career-highs in scoring (16) and rebounding (9) against the Owls, while junior Kerron Johnson (Huntsville, Ala.) continued his fine play with a double-double of 13 points and 10 assists.
Tip-off is set for 4:15pm CT from the Curb Event Center. The live play-by-play of Voice of the Bruins Kevin Ingram can be heard on the Bruin Sports Network. Live video streaming will be available via ASun.TV.