Posted On: 12/21/18 12:10 PM
The first-ever Les Schwab Invitational “The Eight” kicked off on Friday and fans and college coaches in attendance were treated to some competitive action.
Here’s look at the first two games of the evening.
Silverton 71, Liberty 53
Silverton used a big push in the fourth quarter to get past the tournament hosts, Liberty, in the opening game of The Eight. In the end, the Silver Foxes had too much size and production from junior guard David Gonzales (30 points) to win going away. Senior forward Levi Nielsen posted a double-double of 15 points and 11 rebounds and junior wing Grant Dunn scored 13 points. Marquis Brown led Liberty with 11 points and seven rebounds.
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