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.
Louisville has reinstated senior guard Chris Jones.
Louisville basketball spokesman Kenny Klein said an email that “Coach [Rick] Pitino said Chris has done what he needed to do to address his off-the-court issues.”
The 5-foot-10 Jones was suspended for a violation of team rules and missed Wednesday’s loss to Syracuse. Freshman Quentin Snider scored 13 points in place of Jones, who is averaging 13.6 points and 3.7 assists.
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.