Posted On: 12/4/19 9:59 PM

It’s rare to get an exciting matchup early in the season, but that’s exactly what we got from Chaminade-Julienne and Thurgood Marshall as the Eagles erased an 11 point halftime deficit to win in overtime 86-83. As we will discuss below, the win was huge for C-J and will provide confidence for them to ride as the season gets underway. There are many takeaways from the matchup, but I take a look at 5 questions raised from this game.

1. Is Thurgood Marshall still considered one of Dayton’s top teams?

There is no denying this game hurt for the Cougars, especially when leading by as wide of a margin as they did. Nonetheless, this is still an extremely athletic team that will continue to be tough to matchup against. Even in the loss, Mekhi Elmore (2022) showed us why he is one of the better shooters in the Dayton area knocking down 5 treys during the game. Anthony McComb (2021) still is one of the best offensive creators in the area with his explosive first step and ability to create shots. With other contributors stepping up as well, the Cougars have plenty of talent still on their roster and to

Ohio All Access Pass

Subscribe to Prep Hoops Ohio to get access to all premium articles and prospect rankings for as little as $2 per week!