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    The No. 8 seed Mercer Bears (13-18, 6-12 SoCon) are favored by 6 points in the SoCon Tournament when they play the No. 9 seed Citadel Bulldogs (10-21, 5-13 SoCon) Friday at Harrah’s Cherokee Center Asheville, beginning at 5:00 PM on ESPN+. The winner moves one game closer to claiming a guaranteed place in the NCAA Tournament bracket.

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    How do I watch Bears vs. Bulldogs?

    • Game Day: Friday, March 3, 2023
    • Game Time: 5:00 PM ET
    • TV Channel: ESPN+
    • Location: Asheville, North Carolina
    • Arena: Harrah’s Cherokee Center Asheville

    Betting Lines for Bears vs. Bulldogs

    Mercer vs Citadel Betting Information
    Favorite Spread Total
    Mercer -6 135

    Mercer Betting Stats & Information

    • Mercer has won nine of 14 games when favored on the moneyline this season (64.3%).
    • In games they have played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -263 or shorter, the Bears have gone 4-1 (80% winning percentage).
    • The Bears have a 13-17-0 record against the spread this season.
    • In games this season in which they were an underdog by 6 points or more, the Bulldogs have a 6-9-1 record against the spread.
    • The average total Mercer has had set in matchups this season is 1.8 more points than this outing’s point total.

    Citadel Betting Stats & Info

    • This season, Citadel has won six out of the 24 games, or 25%, in which it has been the underdog.
    • This season, the Bulldogs have won three of their 16 games, or 18.8%, when they’re the underdog by at least +210 on the moneyline.
    • The Bulldogs have a 12-17-1 record against the spread this year.
    • When they have played as at least 6-point underdogs this year, the Bulldogs are 6-9-1 against the spread.
    • The average total in Citadel’s games this year is 7.7 more points than the point total of 135 in this outing.

    Mercer vs. Citadel Season Stat Comparison

    Mercer Rank Mercer AVG Citadel AVG Citadel Rank
    248th 69.2 Points Scored 68.3 270th
    106th 67.6 Points Allowed 74.5 303rd
    219th 31.2 Rebounds 29.2 307th
    147th 8.9 Off. Rebounds 6.2 336th
    312th 6.1 3pt Made 7.3 198th
    179th 13 Assists 11.6 300th
    58th 10.7 Turnovers 11.9 178th

    This Matchup’s Impact Players

    Mercer Bears Leaders

    • The scoring and rebounding leader for the Bears is Jalyn McCreary, who accumulates 15.2 points and 5.5 rebounds per game.
    • Luis Hurtado is Mercer’s best passer, distributing 3.3 assists per game while scoring 7.4 PPG.
    • Kamar Robertson makes more threes per game than any other member of the Bears, knocking down shots from beyond the arc at a clip of 1.5 per contest.

    Citadel Bulldogs Leaders

    • Stephen Clark holds the top spot on the Bulldogs leaderboards for scoring (16.6 per game), rebounds (6.5 per game), and assists (2.8 per game).
    • Austin Ash makes 3.4 three-pointers per game, the most on the Bulldogs.
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