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.
Second Chance for Tennessee’s Williams; Cornell, Kentucky a Classic David vs. Goliath Affair
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Trudi Bynoe was watching ESPN on New Year’s Day when she nearly went into shock.
There, on the television for everyone to see, was her son, Tennessee junior center Brian Williams.
“I was at home and we were watching ESPN,” Bynoe recalled in a telephone interview. “They said four Tennessee players were arrested. I never would’ve thought in a million years that I would’ve actually seen my son on TV for a crime. It hurt me, it hurt my brother. We were like in total shock.”
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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.