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.
Cinmeon Bowers, a 6-foot-6, 260-pound forward from Chipola (FL) College, has verbally pledged to Florida State.
“Just Committed To Florida State !!” he Tweeted.
One of the top-rated JUCO players in America, the Oak Creek, WI native was also courted by Memphis, Florida, Louisville and Missouri.
Bowers is a combo forward who is a strong rebounder and the ball skills to get to the basket.
He is expected to graduate on time and to play next season.
“All of our sophomores will graduate on time,” Chipola coach Pat Blake previously told SNY.tv.
Torian Graham, Bowers’ Chipola teammate, will visit Memphis this weekend.
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.