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.
Johnnies Get Revenge on Pirates; Hazell Buries Friend, Famous to Visit Missouri, Lance to Visit SJU?
NEW YORK — It wasn’t a capacity crowd at Madison Square Garden, but the fans at Carnesecca Arena packed the joint just the same.After Seton Hall coach Bobby Gonzalez complained last year that the Pirates had to play on St. John’s campus instead of at the Garden, the St. John’s student section taunted him Sunday with one sign that read “Welcome to the World’s Most Famous Arena” and another that pictured Gonzalez with a pacifier in his mouth and a caption reading, “I don’t want to play in Carnesecca, Mommy.”
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.