Samford Bulldogs vs. Mercer Bears
The fans at Hawkins Arena will be treated to a game between the Samford Bulldogs and the Mercer Bears when they take their seats on Saturday.
Oddsmakers opened the Bears as -10.5-point favorites versus the Bulldogs, while the game's total opened at 152.
Mercer lost its last outing, a 58-56 result against Catamounts on January 10. They failed to cover in that game as a -6.5-point favorite.
Last time out for Samford, they were a 107-91 winner as they battled Bulldogs on the road. They covered in the match as a -3.5-point favorite.
Team record: 7-10 SU,4-8 ATS
Samford is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
Samford is 1-10 SU in its last 11 games on the road
Samford is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Mercer
Team record: 7-9 SU,4-6-1 ATS
Current Streak: lost 3 straight games.
Samford home to Wofford Thursday, January 18
Mercer home to Chattanooga Monday, January 15