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.
Ikey Obiagu, the No. 4 center in the Class of 2017 according to 247Sports.com, has committed to Florida State.
The 7-footer also held offers from Baylor, Maryland, Auburn, Long Beach State, Georgia and Georgia Tech, among others.
The shot-blocking big man joins shooting guard Bryan Trimble, small forward Wyatt Wilkes and power forward Anthony Polite in coach Leonard Hamilton’s 2017 class.
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.