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.
CardHoops has ranked the Top 75 players in the Big East with Notre Dame’s Luke Harangody topping the chart, followed by Sam Young of Pitt, AJ Price of UConn, Jeff Adrien of Georgetown and New Jersey native Earl Clark of Louisville.
Anthony Mason Jr. of St. John’s chimed in at No. 18 and Nos. 36-38 featured the Seton Hall duo of Jeremy Hazell and Eugene Harvey followed by JR Inman of Rutgers.
Among incoming frosh, Samardo Samuels of Louisville, who played at St. Benedict’s Prep in Newark, was No. 23; Greg Monroe of Georgetown No. 25 and New York native Devin Ebanks of West Virginia No. 41. UConn’s Kemba Walker out of Rice is No. 43.
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Adam Zagoria is a New York Times contributor and Basketball Insider who covers basketball at all levels. He is the author of two books and is an award-winning journalist and filmmaker whose articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Sports Illustrated, 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.