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.
When DeMatha Catholic hosted Gonzaga last Sunday in a Washington Catholic Athletic Conference game, DeMatha coach Mike Jones left a list at the door of the college coaches expected.
“The list probably had 15 schools on it,” Jones said. “Seton Hall was here, UCLA, Maryland, Georgetown, N.C. State, Virginia, Virginia Tech, Pittsburgh, Rutgers … .”
DeMatha and Gonzaga – and the Washington, D.C. area in general – are loaded with talented prospects in the classes of 2012 and 2013, and the coaches wanted to see and be seen.
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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.