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.
Caleb Swanigan Taking Official to Cal, Joining Rabb, Dillard
Caleb Swanigan will take an official visit to California this weekend, joining fellow 2015 recruits Ivan Rabb and Davon Dillard.
Roosevelt Barnes, Swanigan’s guardian, informed SNY.tv of the visit.
The Rabb/Dillard visit was previously reported by SNY.tv. Rabb and Swanigan are close and talk frequently, sources said.
The 6-foot-8 Swanigan out of Fort Wayne (IN) Homestead has a wide range of suitors, including Michigan State, Kentucky, Louisville, Pittsburgh, Purdue, Arizona, UCLA, Notre Dame, Mississippi State, New Mexico and Chicago State. He plans to commit in the spring.
Swanigan averaged 15.2 points and 11.9 rebounds last summer on the Nike EYBL circuit, leading the campaign in rebounding. He also won a gold medal with the USA U17 team at the World Championship in Dubai in August.
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.