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.
Alex Poythress, the Rivals No. 8 power forward in the Class of 2012, has trimmed his list to four schools.
The 6-foot-8, 220-pound Poythress out of Clarksville (TN) Northeast is considering Kentucky, Florida, Memphis and Vanderbilt.
He broke down each school briefly Monday during a phone interview with FiveStarBasketball.com.
“Kentucky is a good school. I like their offense. Coach Cal is a good coach. He’s a pretty good guy. He knows what he’s talking about. He’s been around basketball a long time.
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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.