Jan 19, 2020
It wasn’t pretty, but they got the job done. Dayton won their opener on Tuesday night against Eastern Illinois. You all watched the game; there’s no point in recapping everything that happened.  Dayton really controlled most of the game, going up by 15 and 16 points two different times during the game.  They would squander those leads to a last second three by Eastern Illinois that did not go in.  The Flyers escaped and started the season 1-0.
To the takeaways:
Chase Johnson’s offense is exactly what this team needs
We know what Crutcher, Watson, and Chatman bring to the offense night in and night out. That trio is one of the best backcourts in the A10 and even in college basketball.  The front court was a huge question mark coming into this season.  Chase Johnson answered one of those question marks, going 3-3 from the three-point line.  He would finish with 14 points in the game as well.  Chase providing that kind of offense at his position makes this team much better...

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