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 early signing period has come and gone and there are still plenty of Big Names left on the board.
Five of the top 25 players in the 2012 ESPNU 100 — and 13 of the 100 — remain unsigned, meaning numerous teams can still add top-notch talent come the April signing period.
“It is rare to have all these guys out there of [that] caliber of player that has not signed early,” one Division 1 assistant told FiveStarBasketball.com. “Most kids make a decision so much earlier and to have the caliber of player is kind of rare. But it’s good. We’re going to try to jump in on a couple of those kids.”
Here is a look at six programs that could significantly help themselves in the spring period.
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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.