Adam Zagoria covers basketball at all levels. He is the author of two books and an award-winning journalist whose articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Sports Illustrated, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide.
Two key recruiting visits will take place this coming weekend.
Taylor King, a 6-foot-6 forward who is transferring from Duke, will visit Villanova. King is also considering USC and Gonzaga.
A native of Huntington Beach, Calif., King averaged 5.9 points and 2 rebounds and had two 20-point games, including 27 points against Eastern Kentucky.
Devin Ebanks, a 6-9 forward at St. Thomas More in Connecticut, will visit Bob Huggins’ staff this weekend at West Virginia. Ebanks, who has de-committed from Indiana, will play in the Jordan Brand Classic April 19 at Madison Square Garden. After that he may visit Memphis April 25 and Rutgers May 2, according to Lawrence McGugins, Ebanks’ AAU coach. Ebanks is then slated to visit Texas May 9, McGugins said.
Adam Zagoria is a Basketball Insider who covers basketball at all levels. A contributor to The New York Times and SportsNet New York (SNY), he is also the author of two books and is an award-winning journalist and filmmaker. His articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide. He also won an Emmy award for his work on the SNY mini-documentary on Syracuse guard Tyus Battle.
A veteran Ultimate Frisbee player, he has competed in numerous National and World Championships and, perhaps more importantly, his teams won the Westchester Summer League (WSL) championships in 2011 and 2013.
He lives in Manhattan with his wife and children.