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.
Rutgers sophomore wing Malick Kone will transfer, a source with direct knowledge confirmed to SNY.tv.
Alex Kline first reported the news.
The 6-foot-5 native of Guinea averaged 2.3 points and 2.0 rebounds in 28 games this season.
Rutgers also loses seniors Dane Miller and Austin Johnson and plans on bringing in four commits.
They already have pledges from point guard Shane Rector and JUCO wings Chris Griffin and Craig Brown.Mike Rice’s club used just 12 scholarship players this past season.
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.