Maple Grove Beats Osseo in Boys Basketball
The Maple Grove boys basketball team fought off an upset bid from rival Osseo for a 67-53 win.
A young Osseo team that’s battled injuries jumped out to a 7-0 lead to start the game.
Maple Grove closed the first half strong to take a 28-23 lead into halftime.
Osseo went on a run to take a 43-37 lead with about nine minutes to play.
Maple Grove battled back, and took the lead for good 52-49 on a three-pointer by Lovell Williams.
Maple Grove pulled away late as the final score didn’t indicate the close battle for most of the way.
Williams scored 29 points to lead the Crimson.
Tariq Henry scored 14 for Osseo.
Maple Grove is now 12-3 after the win.
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