SFA was marching with his army to San Antonio where General Cos had concentrated his 650 troops
They decided to camp at Salado Creek near San Antonio and were debating over a strategy of attack.During this time Sam Houston,a well seasoned veteran also came.He disproved of SFA's battle strategy but majority like SFA's.
SFA sent troops to advance to San Antonio but General Cos sent 275 troops to counterattack.The Texans drove off the assault along the San Antonio river and captured a cannon.
On November 26,Erastus "Deaf" Smith reported approaching Mexican cavalry.
Troops were ordered to cut the soldiers off and counterattacks and attacks proceeded and this was known as the Grass Fight.
Some more skirmishes occurred and finally the soldiers were driven out of San Antonio.