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.
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Internet rumors that Tobias Harris might be leaving Dix Hills (NY) Half Hollows Hills West are false, according to his father.
“That’s a big false rumer, Tobias transferring to (Bishop) Loughlin,” Torrel Harris wrote in an email.
A 6-foot-7 sophomore shooting guard, Harris has received offers from UConn, Maryland, Arizona, Virginia Tech, Indiana and Rutgers, with Rutgers being the first.
“He really likes (Rutgers assistant) CRaig Carter and Coach (Fred) Hill of Rutgers,” Torrel said. “He believes they are very sincere and caring coaches beyond basketball.”
Harris dropped in 52 points in a game in February and has more than 1,000 career points already.
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.