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.
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski reached out to 2015 Iona Prep small forward Matt Ryan on Saturday.
“Coach called to let me know how sincere their interest and his interest is in me,” Ryan told SNY.tv. “He said he loves my skillset and they can help improve my weaknesses if I go there. He is also going to come see me play at Iona during the season.”
Steve associate head coach Steve Wojciechowski visited the 6-foot-6 Ryan at Iona Prep earlier this fall.
Kentucky and North Carolina also reached to Ryan recently, as reported here.
UNC assistant Hubert Davis followed up Friday with a call to Rich Ryan, Matt’s dad, and Kentucky’s Orlando Antigua has been in touch with Matt.
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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.