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.
“It should be before this month is through,” said the 6-foot-5, 210-pound Williams, a senior at Temple Hills (Md.) Progressive Christian Academy.
Williams said Marquette was still in the process of sending him a plane ticket to come sometime this week.
He also has interest from Oklahoma State, UAB and Marshall.
“I have a few other options,” he said. “I haven’t discussed visiting.”
As for the St. John’s visit, Williams, who has been compared by his coaches to Ray Allen of the Celtics, said: “It’s a wonderful place, wonderful environment.”
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.