ASHEVILLE - Reinhardt will play host to Montreat on Saturday in the Appalachian Athletic Conference Men's Game of the Week. Saturday's game will start at 4 pm.
Reinhardt enters Saturday's contest with a 10-3 record in league play, while Montreat has a record of 6-6.
Reinhardt (15-9, 10-3 AAC) has won its last six games including a 72-62 win over Bluefield last Saturday. Ishmael John led the Eagles with 19 points and six rebounds. David Lawson scored 16 points and added a game-high five assists off the bench for Reinhardt. Jerome Carmichael also was in double figures with 11 points, and grabbed six rebounds, three assists and three steals in the win.
Monterat (11-13, 6-6 AAC) is coming off an 89-66 win over Point last Saturday. The Lions had four players in double figures, led by Tyler Buff's 22 points. Terrell Mosley (21), LaBris Adams (19) and Dustin Harris (12) were also in double figures. Mosley recorded 5 assists and 4 steals in the win as well.
Montreat defeated Point 92-89 on January 7.
AAC Schedule This Week
Wednesday, Feb. 8
Virginia Intermont at Tennessee Wesleyan, 7:30 pm
Milligan at Union, 7:30 pm
Bryan at Point, 7:30 pm
Montreat at Bluefield, 7:30 pm
Saturday, Feb. 11
Bluefield at Bryan
Tennessee Wesleyan at Milligan, 4 pm
*Montreat at Reinhardt, 4 pm
Point at Virginia Intermont, 7:30 pm
*AAC Game of the Week
Press Release written by David Pickett, Sports Information Intern