Paradise Jam - Recap - Wake Forest Defeats Mercer 74-71
Wake Forest got a 23-point performance from Travis McKie, who added 15 rebounds as Wake Forest ran past Mercer 74-71 on Monday at Sports and Fitness Center.
Wake Forest was an underdog by 1.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
C.J. Harris had 15 points for Wake Forest and Chase Fischer chipped in with 11 points. Codi Miller-McIntyre had 3 assists for them, while Travis McKie was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 15 boards.
Mercer got 14 points from Jibri Bryan in a losing cause and another 12 points from Jakob Gollon. Travis Smith contributed 6 assists for them, while Jakob Gollon had 6 rebounds.
Wake Forest trailed at halftime, 34-31.
Wake Forest won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-30.