“They’ll play a half-court game,” Daniel said of the Bulldogs. “They’re up and down.”
Mt. Zion-Jonesboro (2-5 overall, 1-4 Region 4-AAAA) defeated Dutchtown 58-57 in overtime on Dec. 9 but has since lost 46-34 to Alcovy and 67-52 to North Clayton.
Griffin goes into the game come off a 62-57 win Saturday at Douglass. Shaq Barber scored 17 points and Ty Turner had 8 rebounds to lead the Bears. Pooh Appling added 10 points, while Oscar Moore and Jamal Clemons scored 8 each to further Griffin’s cause.
In the girls’ game tonight, which tips off at 6, the June Barrow-coached Lady Bears (1-1 overall, 1-1 Region 4-AAAA) will try to shake off the effects of a 54-50 loss Friday night where they missed 16 free throws against Dutchtown .