Posted On: 11/15/19 6:30 AM

The Crossroads Christian Colts got their second victory on the young season on Thursday night over the Neuse Christian Lions. Here's a look at the five biggest takeaways.

Crossroads Christian remains undefeated

It was a back and forth battle of zone defenses on Thursday night and in the end, the Crossroads Christian Colts got an 81-70 victory over the Neuse Christian Lions. They overcame a solid effort from a young duo of Lions to get an early lead and never look back. The Colts used an early 10-1 run in the third quarter to get their largest lead of the night at 49-36. Neuse would go on a run of their own down the stretch but the Colts kept their distance to open the season at 2-0.

Zach Murphy keeps the offense going

2020 guard Zach Murphy looked good coming off a 21 point, 10-rebound effort against Friendship Christian on Tuesday. Murphy distributed the ball as a playmaker, he knocked down three 3-pointers and finished with 22 points, showing off his ability to score in a variety of ways. He's an underrated guard that should continue to do well and get some looks from local colleges.

Taylor Bell brings the

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