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.
Theo Pinson is one of the most sought after recruits in the Class of 2014.
A 6-foot-5 wing out of Wesleyan (N.C.) Christian, Pinson said he’s being courted by Duke, Carolina, Syracuse, UConn, Tennessee, Baylor and Kentucky.
Asked by FiveStarBasketball.com’s Harrison Sanford if he had a favorite, Pinson, “I don’t really have one.”
He added that he wants a program with an energetic coach similar to former Tennessee coach Bruce Pearl.
“I like really energized coaches,” he said.
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.