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.
The Big East Class of 2010 will be well represented on opening night in the NBA.
A total of 10 Big East players — including nine of the 11 who were drafted in June — made opening night NBA rosters.
“The overall quality of talent in the Big East has never been deeper,” said Big East associate commissioner Dan Gavitt. “This year’s success on NBA rosters follows the 2009 Draft that saw nine Big East players chosen. We look forward to seeing which players emerge as stars this conference season.”
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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.