How Mercer pulled off the upset
Bears came to play, while Duke's reliance on outside shooting backfired.
There are a number of factors that lead to upset city in the Big Dance. Duke found that out on Friday in Raleigh.
The 14th-seeded Mercer Bears stunned the Blue Devils 78-71. Give Bob Hoffman's team a lot of credit for rallying from a 63-58 deficit with under five minutes left to pull off the upset.
There is so much parity in college basketball today. The lower-seeded teams are very competitive. Look at Harvard and North Dakota State on Thursday, and now Mercer. They ...
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