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.
LIU-Brooklyn Parts Ways With Jack Perri, Early Candidate List Emerges
LIU-Brooklyn has parted ways with head coach Jack Perri after five seasons, sources told ZAGSBLOG.
The news was first reported by Jon Rothstein and others.
Perri went 20-12 this season, 13-5 in the Northeast Conference and produce conference Player of the Year Jerome Frink, a former St. Anthony’s standout.
Perri went 77-79 in five seasons.
Early candidates include former Fordham coach Tommy Pecora, Iona associate head coach Jared Grasso, former Duquesne coach Jim Ferry, former Drexel coach Bruiser Flint and St. Thomas Aquinas coach Tobin Anderson.
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.