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.
By JACK LeGWINSpecial to ZAGSBLOG
Monday afternoon, elite big man Caleb Swanigan announced that he has reclassified from the class of 2016 to the class of 2015, making him a top prospect as a rising senior.
“I have reclassified to the 2015 class a lot of extra school work but defiantly worth it,” Swanigan tweeted.
Swanigan, who was previously ranked No. 16 in the loaded class of 2016 by 247 Sports currently has offers from Michigan State, Florida State, Georgetown, Illinois, Indiana, Louisville, Notre Dame, Pittsburgh and Tennessee.
Listed at 6-foot-8, 265 pounds, Swanigan has been a beast so far on the EYBL circuit, averaging 19 points and 11.2 rebounds per game for Spiece Indy Heat.
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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.