Griffin won't soon be forgotten at Samford
They were an unlikely pair to become best friends.
Trey Montgomery was from Destrehan, La., just outside of New Orleans. Jim Griffin was from Chicago. Five years ago, within a day of each other, they signed to play at Samford, a Southern Conference school in Birmingham, Ala.
They redshirted in 2005-06 and each played the past three seasons, their minutes increasing with each season. Montgomery was a scorer, Griffin a hustler. They shared a dorm room every year.
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