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.
Check out Rutgers coach Greg Schiano’s presser today where he discusses various topics, from the use of QB Domenic Natale to his deployment of the multi-skilled Eric LeGrand to the dangers presented by Pitt RB LeSean McCoy to how he feels about fans booing starting QB Mike Teel.
Rutgers (2-5, 1-2 Big East) is coming off a 12-10 victory Saturday over UConn, its first win this season over a Division I opponent. The Knights visit No. 23 Pitt (5-1, 2-0) on Saturday at 3:30 in game that will only be telecast on ESPN360).
“It’s not a long drive,” Schiano said with a grin. “Six hours and your there.”
In other Rutgers news, junior LB Ryan D’Imperio and sophomore P/K Teddy Dellaganna both earned Big East Conference weekly honors. D’Imperio was named the Big East Defensive Player of the Week while Dellaganna was honored as the Special Teams Player of the Week.
Stay tuned for more coverage of this game later in the week.
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.