InstaCountdown to the Basketball Championship: 20 Days

Thursday, February 14, 2013

MACON, Ga. - The A-Sun office is counting down the days to the 2013 General Shale Atlantic Sun Basketball Championships with photos taken from of the previous three tournaments held at Mercer University's Hawkins Arena.

The pictures are being featured each day on the league's Instagram account: Atlantic_Sun. Day two of the A-Sun "InstaCountdown" showcases the Jacksonville men's team defeating rival North Florida and the Ospreys women's squad upsetting second-seed, Mercer on the opening day of the 2010 A-Sun Championship Quarterfinals.

In the 2010 Quarterfinals, North Florida upset No. seven seed Mercer, 55-40. Brittany Kirkland scored 25, Jadhken Kerr added 11. Jacksonville's Ben Smith and Lehmon Colbert both scored 24 in the Dolphins' 76-69 victory on the opening day.

The 2013 General Shale Atlantic Sun Basketball Championships begin on Wednesday, March 6th and concludes on Saturday, March 9th in Mercer University's Hawkins Arena.

Photo by atlantic_sun
Photo by atlantic_sun