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Mercer Upsets 3rd-Seeded Duke In NCAA Tournament

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No. 14 Mercer has taken down No. 3 Duke 78-68 in Raleigh to advance in the Midwest Region.   (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

No. 14 Mercer has taken down No. 3 Duke 78-68 in Raleigh to advance in the Midwest Region. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP/CBS Charlotte) — Mercer upsets 3rd-seeded Duke 78-71 in NCAA tournament.

No. 14 Mercer has taken down No. 3 Duke 78-68 in Raleigh to advance in the Midwest Region. The Bears will play the winner of the UMass-Tennessee game.

The Bears join No. 11 Dayton, and No. 12 seeds North Dakota State and Harvard in the round of 32 teams.

As a No. 2 seed, Duke was upset two years ago by No. 15 Lehigh.

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