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.
Rutgers Commit Taylor Learning Lessons the Hard Way
A week ago, Mike Taylor ended his six-game suspension at Brooklyn Boys & Girls High School.
On Sunday, he and his teammates won back-to-back Public Schools Athletic League titles under head coach Ruth Lovelace with a 62-55 victory over Lincoln at Madison Square Garden.
And this fall, he could be in the mix at the shooting guard spot for Rutgers coach Mike Rice.
“I just learned I’ve got to take more responsibility for my actions,” said the 6-foot-3, 205-pound Taylor, whose team will play in the New York State Federation semifinals March 26 in Albany, N.Y.
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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.