Mercer upsets #8 East Carolina on the road

Danny Edgeworth and Mercer topped #8 East Carolina in Game 1 of a doubleheader 10-7 Friday night. /(Luke Hetrick, WGXA)

JT Thomas hit two home runs including the go-ahead two-run homer in the top of the 9th inning as Mercer took down East Carolina 10-7 in Game 1 of a doubleheader Friday night in Greenville.

Tied 7-7 heading into the 9th, the Bears scored three runs and Conard Broom earned the win on the mound for the Bears.

Thomas finished the day 4-4 with 2 HRs and 6 RBIs. Hunter Bening went 2-5 with 2RBIs in the Bears' win.

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