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.
Jermaine Lawrence is down to four.
The 6-foot-10 forward from Pope John in Sparta, N.J., Tweeted his final list.
“My final list is UNLV, St Johns, Syracuse and Cincinnati. Looking forward to this upcoming season. Still making my decision in the spring.”
Lawrence attended a St. John’s exhibition last week and wore a red sweatshirt behind the St. John’s bench.
He has no immediate visits planned and, as he Tweeted, will sign in the spring.
He joins a talented a group of late signees that includes Andrew Wiggins, Jabari Parker, Julius Randle and Aaron Gordon.
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.