He scored 18 points in his first official outing for the Halifax Rainmen of the Premier Basketball League.
Halifax beat the Vermont Frost Heaves by a score of 109 to 99.
Has to be colder up in Canada than in Athens or Tampa, where he played for USF. Mercer is probably fine with the environment, while he tries to work his way to the NBA. He'll have to avoid the serious knee injuries and other issues that slowed his college career.