FGCU wins A-Sun Tournament, makes 1st NCAA Tournament
MACON, Ga. - The FGCU Eagles broke open a tight game with a big second half run to win its first A-Sun title upsetting Mercer 88 to 75 Saturday afternoon. The win gives FGCU its first invitation to the NCAA basketball tournament.
FGCU's three guard set was too much for the bigger Mercer Bears led by sophomore who led the Eagles with 21 points.
The Eagles 24 and 10 on the season will have to wait a week to find out who they will play in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
FGCU's women lost its bid to repeat as the A-Sun champion losing tonight in an upset by Stetson.