by Tyler Peck, sports information graduate assistant
MACON, Ga. - Sophomore transfer Karisma Boykin (Carrollton, Ga.) served up a team-high 20 points, leading four players in double-digit scoring as the Georgia College Bobcats beat the Mercer Bears 67-57 in an exhibition game Thursday night.
GC was only down at one time during the entire length of the game, coming during the first half when the Bears were on top 4-2. Boykin hit back-to-back free throws to tie the contest and the Bobcats never looked back.
At halftime, the Bobcats led by 11 as the score was 33-22.
Neicey Lewis and Brittnee Hazel led the Bears with 11 points apiece. Mercer's Alex Phillips had a team-best 14 rebounds.
The Bobcats open the regular season on the road against Anderson University Friday, Nov. 12 at 7 p.m.