Tonight’s conference championship game will be televised on ESPN, and the University is hosting a free outdoor watch party from 6pm-9pm in Mercer Village at 1635 Montpelier Avenue, Macon, GA 31201. Masking and social distancing are required.
Mercer University will take on UNC Greensboro in the championship game of the Southern Conference men’s basketball tournament with tipoff set for 7 pm tonight in Asheville, North Carolina. A win would secure the Bears’ first NCAA Tournament appearance since 2014 and fourth overall in program history.
Roads will be blocked and the game will be projected on a big screen. Participants are encouraged to bring their own chairs and spread them throughout Mercer Village. Mercer Village merchants will also be showing the game for patrons.