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.
**De’Riante Jenkins, a 6-5 small forward from Hargrave Military School (VA), visits Tennessee following a trip to VCU last weekend. He also visits Rutgers and Clemson in future weeks.
**Following an official visit to Arizona last weekend, 6-4 combo guard Andrew Jones of Katy (TX) MacArthur visits Texas this weekend.
**Javin DeLaurier, a 6-9 power forward from rom Charlottesville (Va.) St. Anne’s-Belfield, also visits Texas after hitting Notre Dame last weekend. HE will also see Princeton and Stanford.
**Bashir Ahmed, a 6-6 wing from Hutchinson (KS) Community College, postponed his visit to Rutgers this weekend ahead of officials to Cincinnati, St. John’s and Louisville.
**Following a visit last weekend to Georgetown, Curtis Jones, a 6-4 guard from Huntington (W.V.) Prep, visits Oklahoma State.
**Dylan Painter, a 6-10 forward from Hershey (PA) High, trips to Penn State this weekend following a recent trip to Villanova. Xavier is also in the mix.
**Penn State also hosts 6-6 Philly Roman Catholic small forward Lamar Stevens, who then hits Marquette next weekend. Indiana is also involved.
**Miles Bridges, a 6-7 small forward from Huntington (W.V.) Prep, visits Michigan State this weekend ahead of trips to Kentucky, Michigan and North Carolina in October. He saw Indiana in August. For the big football game with Oregon, MSU also has Cassius Winston, Josh Langford, Nick Ward, Brandon Johns, Brian Bowen, Brandon McCoy, Foster Loyer, Xavier Tillman, Isaiah Livers, Davion Williams and Thomas Kithier.
**Central Florida picked up a pledge on Thursday from Clayton Hughes, a 6-6 wing from the University School Of Jackson.
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.