The Bulldogs traveled to Virginia Intermont on Saturday to play in their final AAC regular season game.
The Bulldogs came out to a strong lead, 53-39, at the end of the first half, but allowed VI to come back in the second half to tie the game 88-88. The Bulldogs outscored VI 12-10 in the 5 minutes of extra play to win 100-98.
The Bulldogs were 34-61 in total field goals with 14-23 being behind the arc. The Bulldogs out rebounded the Cobras 42-40 and forced 12 turnovers. The Bulldogs had 16 turnovers themselves.
Justin Hicks and Matt Harper each put in 23 points for the Bulldogs. Also scoring in double digits was E'Jay Ward (15), Sean Bridges (12), Jesse Booher (12), and Andy Cooper (10). E'Jay Ward had 7 rebounds, while Matt Harper and Josh Gregory each pulled down 6.
The Bulldogs play in the first round of the AAC Tournament on Wednesday, February 23rd at 7:00 pm. The Bulldogs will be playing at Bryan College.