2013 Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament schedule and bracket: Second day of quarterfinals

Steve Mitchell-US PRESSWIRE

Half of the semifinals in the Atlantic Sun are set with the other two quarterfinals to be played on Thursday.

The first two quarterfinals in the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament were played on Wednesday with the top two seeds advancing; their opponents are to be determined in Thursday's quarterfinals.

Mercer and Florida Gulf Coast are considered the favorites, but any one of the four teams playing on Thursday could give them a challenge in the semifinals on Friday.


No. 3 Stetson Hatters vs. No. 6 East Tennessee State Buccaneers - 2:30 p.m., ESPN3

The winner of this game will advance to face Florida Gulf Coast in the semifinals. Stetson (14-15, 11-7) split the regular season series with East Tennessee State (10-21, 8-10) and both games went down the wire. The Hatters won the first contest 72-70 and the Bucs took the second game 62-61 with the road team winning each contest. Both teams split their regular season series with Florida Gulf Coast as well.

No. 5 Jacksonville Dolphins vs. No. 4 USC Upstate Spartans - 8:30 p.m., ESPN3

The Spartans (15-16, 9-9) and Dolphins (14-17, 9-9) finished with very similar records in the regular season. They split their regular season meetings, with the home team taking each game. The winner of their next meeting will move on to the semifinals to take on Mercer. USC Upstate lost both their games against Mercer in the regular season, but Jacksonville managed a split.

More from SB Nation:

The Yankees are still a bunch of deceptive liars

NFL Mock Draft: New names rising in first round

Bracketology: Spencer Hall's Carnival of Stupidity

Can Fox Sports 1 challenge ESPN?

SB Nation exclusive with Bobby Petrino, football mind

Uffsides: Von Miller talks with SB Nation

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.