Foster has 25 in Furman's 84-66 win against Mercer


MACON, Ga. (AP) — Marcus Foster scored 25 points as Furman beat Mercer 84-66 on Wednesday night.

Foster had seven rebounds for the Paladins (13-5, 4-1 Southern Conference). Mike Bothwell scored 17 points while shooting 7 of 12 from the field and 2 for 4 from the line. Jalen Slawson recorded 15 points and was 6 of 9 shooting and 2 of 3 from the free throw line.

Shannon Grant led the way for the Bears (7-11, 0-5) with 16 points and six rebounds. Jah Quinones added 12 points and eight rebounds for Mercer. In addition, Kamar Robertson had 12 points.