The Bemidji High School boys basketball team (7-0) wasn’t making ends meet in a lackluster first half Thursday night. But fueled by a dominant second-half surge against Grand Rapids, the Lumberjacks powered a 26-point turnaround and flipped a 12-point deficit into a 75-61 win.
Grand Rapids (4-9) will host a rematch at 7:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 15, for Bemidji’s next taste of action.
The Bemidji High School boys basketball team picked up a 69-53 win over Minneapolis Southwest on Saturday at the inaugural Breakdown Crossover Classic in Perham.
The Lumberjacks, ranked No. 2 in the Class 3A QRF rankings, remain undefeated at 6-0 on the season. Minneapolis Southwest fell to 1-10 with the loss.
Bemidji will return to the BHS Gymnasium for a 7:30 p.m. matchup with Grand Rapids on Thursday, Jan. 10.
The Bemidji High School boys basketball team sure didn’t make things easy on itself on Saturday. But that wasn’t necessarily a bad thing in a 74-73 overtime win over Orono at the BHS Gymnasium as part of the Bemidji Invitational.
Bemidji (5-0) will open the new year with a 2:45 p.m. meeting against Minneapolis Southwest on Saturday, Jan. 5, as part of the Crossover Classic in Perham.