Tipoff is set for 7:00 p.m. ET at UNCA's Kimmel Arena.
Both programs will get their postseason started on Thursday.
No. 13-seeded Mercer will take on No. 4 Georgia on Saturday, March 17 in the first round of the 2018 NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament, as announced during Monday's selection show on ESPN.
Nineteen student-athletes honored for excellence in February
The Bears earned their first NCAA Tournament berth with the victory
Bears reach title game for third straight season
Bucs get 24 points from Tianna Tarter; UNCG outlasts Chattanooga in 2OT
Top-seeded Bears run win streak to 25 games; Bulldogs reach semis for third straight year
Mercer's Kahlia Lawrence named SoCon Player of the Year for a record third time
Mercer's Kahlia Lawrence earns final weekly award of the season
All eight teams wrapped up the regular season on Saturday.
Mercer claims top seed after going 14-0 in SoCon play