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.
Josh Gray is back with Mississippi State.
After decommitting from the school, the 6-foot-1 Gray told SNY.tv he plans to sign with the Bulldogs this week.
“I love the coach and staff,” he said by text. “I’m from the South. It’s only six hours away from home. And they have good players.
Gray, out of Houston Wheatley, also considered Memphis and Seton Hall, but in the end never visited the New Jersey school.
Gray will join 6-3 shooting guard Craig Sword, 6-5 shooting guard Fred Thomas and 6-8 center Gavin Ware in MSU’s 2012 class.
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.