The Bulldogs celebrated Senior day with a win over Reinhardt University on Saturday. Tennessee Wesleyan defeated Reinhardt, 62-54 after honoring seniors Quincy Scates, Paul Harper, Jesse Booher, and Isaiah Kirk.
The Bulldogs held the lead 39-27 at the half after the Eagles drew within 12 from a 16 point deficit. Reinhardt came back in the 2nd half to cut the margin to three, 48-45, when Matt Harper drained a 3-pointer. Desmond Crisp followed with a steal and a dunk. Matt Harper and Shannon Smith had back to back threes, leaving the Bulldogs ahead by 11 at 61-50. The Eagles tried fouling to get the ball back but the Bulldogs held on until the end winning by 8.
Quincy Scates put in 17 for the Bulldogs and pulled down six rebounds. Desmond Crisp tallied 16 points and 3 steals, while Matt Harper had 11 points. E'Jay Ward had four points, but handed out 10 assists and made five steals.
The Bulldogs will host Union College in the first round of the AAC tournament on Tuesday night at 7:00 pm.