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.
Here’s an early look at this weekend’s recruiting visits. This list will be updated throughout the weekend.
**Newly-minted McDonald’s All-American Caleb Swanigan is seeing a lot of games these days. He was at Notre Dame on Wednesday for their win over Duke. On Saturday, he’ll be at Louisville for the North Carolina game and on Sunday he’ll be at Michigan State for he Michigan game. (Trevor Andershock)
**Miles Bridges and Curtis Jones of Huntington (W.V.) Prep will also attend that game. (Chip Miller)
**Huntington Prep big man Levi Cook visits South Carolina, as we reported here.
**Sam Japhet-Mathias, a 6-11 2017 big man from Vermont Academy, will be at the Providence-St. John’s game, coach Alex Popp told SNY.tv.
**Amir Coffey,a 2016 four-star guard from Hopkins (MN), will take an unofficial visit to Minnesota Saturday. (Ryan James)
**VCU will have 2015 commits Tevin Mack and Kenny Williams, along with 2016 recruits Javin DeLaurier and Demonte Buckingham on campus Saturday. (Corey Evans)
**Kyle Alexander, a 6-10 2015 forward from Orangeville Prep, will visit St. Bonaventure this weekend and Pittsburgh Feb. 13-15, coach Larry Blunt told SNY.tv.
**Seton Hall is the latest to offer 2015 Burlington (N.J.) Life Center wing Malik Ellison, sources confirmed. Seton Hall has also offered Life Center point guard Traci Carter, and two have reportedly discussed a package deal to various schools.
**Unique MacLean, a guard from The MacDuffie (MA) School, was at the Dayton-UMass game on Thursday and holds offers from both. (Zach Braziller)
**Christ the King sophomore point guard Jose Alvarado picked up offers this week from Hofstra and Fordham. (Braziller)
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.
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