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.
JaQuan Lyle enjoyed his weekend visit to Oklahoma State and heads to Kansas on Monday.
“Great!! Loved it,” the 6-foot-5 Lyle told SNY.tv of his Oklahoma State visit.
Lyle was on hand to watch Marcus Smart’s return from suspension.
Smart went for 16 points, 10 assists and six steals in an 84-62 win over Texas Tech.
Oklahoma State coach Travis Ford has pitched Lyle on the the possibility of replacing Smart next season.
Lyle heads to Kansas on Monday and to Memphis March 7. Oregon is the other school in his top four and he has already visited.
Lyle then plans to make a decision over spring break March 15-23.
2016 Huntington Prep G Miles Bridges and 2015 F Thomas Bryant are at Ohio State this weekend….UConn is hosting Jessie Govan, Matt Turner, Elijah Pemberton, Shawn Coles & Devin Marsh for today’s game with SMU, per Alex Kline…Villanova, Pitt and Drexel watched 7-foot 2015 big man GeorgiosPapagiannis score 23 points Friday night…
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.