Scates helped the Bulldogs to a 3-0 record last weeks as Tennessee Wesleyan wrapped up the AAC regular-season championship with a 21-9 overall record and a 14-2 conference mark.
The 6-foot-5 senior post from Jackson, Tenn., averaged 23 points and 3.7 rebounds per game last week while hitting 67.5 percent of his shots from the floor. Scates scored 29 points in a 100-79 win over NCAA Division III Maryville (Tenn.) and added 23 points in a 91-90 win against AAC rival Montreat (N.C.).
On the season, Scates is averaging 18.2 points per game and leads Tennessee Wesleyan in rebounding at 6.7. He is also shooting 55.1 percent from the field on the year.
This is the final week for the AAC Basketball Player of the Week awards.
To see all of Scates' stats on the week, click here.