In the mix this March are three No. Match-up: Tennessee 2 vs. Match-up: Duke 1 vs.
The Bears are led by a pair of upperclassmen who are averaging double digits this season. Senior Khalia Lawrence leads the team averaging Junior Amanda Thompson leads the team with 7.
As a team, the Bears are scoring more than 65 points per game while allowing fewer than 57 per contest. Mercer is averaging more than 10 steals per game while blocking three shots per game.
The two teams met in the Winthrop Coliseum last season with Mercer going home with a victory.
The last Winthrop win came at home on December 30, as the Eagles downed the Bears Tennessee Tech will be coming off a nine-day break when it hosts Winthrop Tuesday. The Golden Eagles have two players who are averaging double-figures in scoring this season. Senior Yaktavia Hickson and freshman Kesha Brady are averaging They are both also tied for the team lead in rebounds, averaging 4.
Tennessee Tech came to the Winthrop Coliseum last season and left with a win. Winthrop will travel to Radford on January 2 before hosting Campbell on January 6.
The two will sit down weekly with head coaches.