Posted On: 02/1/19 1:44 AM
On Thursday night, the Grant/Jefferson game stood on the schedule all by itself in the Portland Metro area and as expected, the Jefferson gym was filled to capacity for the matchup. While the contest itself wasn’t particularly pretty, Jefferson was able to catch fire from three late in the game and built a lead that Grant was unable to overcome for a 73-66 win, avenging the loss the Demos took to the Generals earlier in the year.
While we would hesitate to call this one a “classic” due to the overall ugliness of the play, the game was competitive and spirited throughout. After a tight first half, Grant seemed to build some momentum when Aaron Deloney hit a three giving the Generals a seven-point lead in the third