WESTON, W.Va. – Monday night was Senior Night for the Lewis County boys basketball team.
Among a number of senior players recognized were a pair of Minutemen football standouts – Jared Griffith and Nick Kuhn – both of whom recently signed to continue their football careers at the collegiate level.
As for the game, Lewis County got off to a good start, as Kyle Gannon knocked down three of the Minutemen’s five 3-pointers in the first quarter.
Lewis County led by six after the first quarter, and despite Philip Barbour taking the lead in the second, led at halftime.
Monday night’s game needed more the the four quarters of regulation to decide a winner.
But the home team didn’t allow Senior Night to be soiled, pulling out a 75-61 win at home in overtime.