• Friday, Mar 18
    Bluefield at 89
    Alice Lloyd College 79
    NCCAA National Tournament in Winona Lake, Ind.
  • Thursday, Mar 17
    Bluefield vs 81
    Ohio Christian 98
    NCCAA National Tournament in Winona Lake, Ind.
  • Wednesday, Mar 16
    Bluefield vs 66
    Southwestern Christian University 74
    NCCAA National Tournament in Winona Lake, Ind.
  • Saturday, Mar 12
    Alice Lloyd College at (OT) 77
    Bluefield 79
    NCCAA Mid-East Region Championship
  • Friday, Mar 11
    Hiwassee at 65
    Bluefield 76
    NCCAA Mid-East Region Semifinal
  • Thursday, Mar 10
    Tennessee Wesleyan at 64
    Valley City State University 65
  • Wednesday, Mar 9
    California State University-Maritime vs 81
    Union 70
  • Saturday, Feb 27
    Bluefield vs 57
    Union 71
  • Friday, Feb 26
    Bluefield at 72
    Tennessee Wesleyan 66
  • Friday, Feb 26
    Reinhardt vs 90
    Union 98
  • Thursday, Feb 25
    Bluefield vs 68
    Milligan 58
    Appalachian Athletic Conference Tournament Quarterfinal
  • Thursday, Feb 25
    Union vs 87
    Montreat 68
  • Thursday, Feb 25
    Bryan vs 80
    Reinhardt 84
  • Thursday, Feb 25
    Truett-McConnell at 77
    Tennessee Wesleyan 93
    2016 AAC Tournament
  • Wednesday, Feb 24
    St. Andrews vs 71
    Truett-McConnell 72
    2016 AAC Tournament
  • Wednesday, Feb 24
    Montreat vs (OT) 70
    Point 68
  • Monday, Feb 22
    Tennessee Wesleyan vs 90
    Union 83
  • Saturday, Feb 20
    Bluefield at 87
    Reinhardt 66
  • Saturday, Feb 20
    Tennessee Wesleyan at 100
    Montreat 84
  • Saturday, Feb 20
    Warren Wilson at 78
    Milligan 83
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Men's Basketball - Tue, Feb. 21, 2012

ASHEVILLE, N.C. - No. 5 seed Virginia Intermont registered the lone upset of the Appalachian Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Tournament quarterfinal round as the top three seeded teams all registered victories on Tuesday.

Virginia Intermont (16-14 overall) pulled out a 72-70 victory over host and No. 4 seed Bryan (Tenn.) to earn the right to face top-seeded Tennessee Wesleyan on Thursday. Four Cobras scored in double figures with Marquette Knight leading the way with 17 points. Jimmie Ross followed with 16. Virginia Intermont trailed 37-33 at the half but rallied during the final 20 minutes to collect the win. The Cobras shot 61.9 percent (13-of-21 shots) from the floor during the second half to fuel the comeback.

Tim Fortenberry paced Bryan (13-18 overall) with 17 points.

The Cobras will next play at Tennessee Wesleyan at 7 p.m. on Thursday, who had to rally late to fend off No. 8 seed Union (Ky.) 66-59. The final five minutes of regulation were frantic, as TWC went on a 7-2 run over a five minute span to take a 58-57 lead with 1:38 left. After a UC turnover on their next trip down the floor, TWC sunk two free throws to take a 60-57 lead with one minute left in regulation. TWC finished the game outscored Union 6-2 to seal the seven-point win.

Desmond Crisp led TWC (22-9 overall) with 20 points. Ian Davis paced Union (8-23 overall) with 13 points, while Josh Hurd registered a double-double with 12 points and 12 rebounds. 

No. 3 seed Bluefield (Va.) had little trouble in dispatching No. 6 seed Montreat (N.C.) 93-58. All five of Rams starters scored in double figures with Kearsten Marion setting the tone with 24 points. Bryon Carpenter followed with 18 points. LaBris Adams led Montreat (12-17 overall) with 12 points.

Bluefield (18-14 overall) will travel to face No. 2 seed Reinhardt (Ga.) on Thursday at 7 p.m. after the Eagles downed No. 7 seed Milligan (Tenn.) 63-54. Reinhardt had only two players score in double figures with David Lawson and Tareek Roach coming off the bench to net 12 and 11 points, respectively. Torian Sitton led three Buffaloes in double-digit scoring as he registered 17 points.

Reinhardt is now 17-11 overall, while Milligan ends the year 10-17.

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For complete tournament stats and box scores, click here.