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.
Texas A&M dismisses JJ Caldwell, suspends Jay Jay Chandler
In the wake of Saturday’s win over Kentucky, Texas A&M has taken disciplinary action against two players.
The Aggies have dismissed redshirt freshman JJ Caldwell (pictured) from the team, while freshman Jay Jay Chandler has been suspended indefinitely for “violations of Texas A&M policy.”
The 6-foot-1 Caldwell was averaging 3.0 points and 1.9 rebounds, while Chandler is averaging 4.0 points and 1.0 rebounds.
Texas A&M is 17-8, 6-6 in the SEC entering Tuesday’s game at Missouri.
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.