Recent Posts
About ZagsBlog
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.
Follow Zags on Twitter
Contact Zags
Connect with Zags:
Wednesday / May 24.
  • Ohio State Adds 2014 Wing

    Share Zagsblog Share Zagsblog
    This is turning out to be quite a weekend for Ohio State.

    As of Sunday, they are in the final of the Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament in Uncasville, Conn., where they will face Washington later today.

    Thad Matta’s squad also landed a verbal pledge from Keita¬†Bates-Diop, a 6-foot-7 junior forward from University High (Ill.) and the Illinois Wolves AAU outfit.

    “Official committed to THE Ohio st university!!,” he Tweeted.

    An athletic wing, Bates-Diop reportedly also considered llinois, Purdue, Michigan and Michigan State.

    The commitment was previously reported by Scout.com.

    Follow Adam Zagoria on Twitter

    And like ZAGS on Facebook

    Facebook Comments
    Written by

    [email protected]

    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 whose articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Sports Illustrated, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide. 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.