Published: Mar 02, 2012 5:39 PM EST
Updated: Mar 02, 2012 8:44 PM EST

MACON, Ga. - Dozens of loyal supporters greeted the FGCU women's basketball team as they departed for Mercer University Friday morning. The Eagles faced Kennesaw State in Friday's first women's semi-final in the Atlantic Sun tournament.

One more win will guarantee them a spot in the NCAA tournament.

The FGCU men are also in the Atlantic Sun semi-finals Friday. They play the host team, Mercer Friday night at 8:30.