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.
Malachi Richardson, one of the top wings in the Class of 2015 out of Trenton (N.J.) Catholic, cut his list Wednesday.
The 6-foot-5 Richardson Tweeted he’s now considering Syracuse, North Carolina, Rutgers, Indiana, UConn, Ohio State, Georgetown, Florida, Miami, Kansas, Villanova and Arizona.
As first reported by SNY.tv, he will visit Indiana Aug. 24. He will also visit Villanova Aug. 28.
Richardson recently transferred back to Trenton Catholic after helping Roselle Catholic win the New Jersey Tournament of Champions title last season alongside incoming Syracuse freshman forward Tyler Roberson.Isaiah Briscoe then announced he would transfer to Roselle Catholic after leaving St. Benedict’s Prep. (For more on Briscoe, watch this video interview.)
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.