• Yesterday
    Reinhardt at 72
    Winthrop University 100
  • Saturday, Dec 20
    Montreat at 64
    Campbell University 90
  • Friday, Dec 19
    St. Andrews at 50
    University of Findlay 85
  • Friday, Dec 19
    Milligan at 53
    Lamar University 80
  • Thursday, Dec 18
    St. Andrews at 66
    Marygrove College 49
  • Wednesday, Dec 17
    Milligan at 76
    Louisiana-Lafayette 115
  • Wednesday, Dec 17
    Faulkner University at 90
    Point 70
  • Wednesday, Dec 17
    Kentucky Christian University at 70
    Truett-McConnell 81
  • Monday, Dec 15
    Kentucky Christian at 100
    Point 103
  • Monday, Dec 15
    Bryan at 77
    Bethel University 88
  • Monday, Dec 15
    Fisk University at (OT) 85
    Reinhardt 92
  • Monday, Dec 15
    Hiwassee College at 64
    Truett-McConnell 77
  • Saturday, Dec 13
    Columbia International University at 59
    St. Andrews 67
  • Saturday, Dec 13
    Bryan at 61
    Tennessee Temple 64
  • Saturday, Dec 13
    Montreat at 68
    Presbyterian 79
  • Saturday, Dec 13
    Milligan at 71
    Bridgewater College 81
    Don Glick Classic
  • Saturday, Dec 13
    Union at 61
    University of the Cumberlands 63
  • Saturday, Dec 13
    Tennessee Wesleyan at 74
    Carson-Newman 98
  • Saturday, Dec 13
    Bluefield at 61
    Liberty Univeristy 79
  • Friday, Dec 12
    Milligan vs 83
    Eastern Mennonite University 88
    Don Glick Classic
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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.

For more infomation on the tournament, click here.

For complete tournament stats and box scores, click here.