By GoLeopards.com featured columnist Mandy Housenick
Zalys posted a career-high 21 points in the 79-77 win
Leopards try to enter the Patriot League Tournament on a high note
Lafayette falls in double-overtime, 86-83
Lafayette opens up 2015-16 at George Washington on Friday
Photos by: Hana Isihara
Photos by Hana Isihara
Lafayette men's basketball signs autographs and throws out first pitch at Lehigh Valley Ironpigs home opener.
Men's basketball begins practice for 2013-14.
Photos by Rick Smith and Teddy Weiss
General: Has an excellent feel for the game...can shoot out to 17 feet...comfortable playing the forward and center positions.
2015-16: Appeared in 12 games for the Leopards during his final campaign...blocked a shot at Sacred Heart (12/12)...pulled down a rebound at Lehigh (2/21)...hit a three-point shot on Senior Night against Colgate (2/27)...
2014-15: Appeared in 10 games for the Maroon and White during his junior season, averaging just under two minutes per contest...drilled his only three of the game at No. 10 Kansas (12/20) and against Wagner (12/6)...added a bucket and a steal versus Susquehanna (12/16).
2013-14: Played in 10 games off the bench...had five points, including his first-career three-pointer at Seton Hall (12/27)...scored two points against Immaculata (12/17)...played one minute off the bench against Villanova (11/8).
2012-13: Played in 14 games off the bench...had a bucket in the Patriot League quarterfinal win over Holy Cross (3/6)...scored his first collegiate points (6) against Arcadia on 3-of-3 shooting from the field (12/18)...made his collegiate debut at Kentucky (11/16).
High School: Scored 926 points and grabbed 447 rebounds during his career at the Brunswick School...averaged a team-best 14.7 points and 7.3 rebounds per game...collected All-Fairchester Athletic Association honors in his final two seasons...also named All-New England Class A Honorable Mention...three-sport athlete, also played varsity football as a quarterback and punter and lacrosse as a long stick midfielder. Personal: Son of Kevin and Carolyn Murphy...father played football, lacrosse and junior varsity basketball at Lehigh...has two younger brothers, Teddy and Timmy...born on March 31, 1993.