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.
Nevada Coach Eric Musselman Expected to Be Involved at Cal, Washington
INDIANAPOLIS — Nevada coach Eric Musselman is expected to be a candidate for the Pac-12 openings at Cal and Washington, multiples sources said.
Musselman, 52, has NBA experience as the head coach of the Sacramento Kings and the Golden State Warriors.
In two years at Nevada, he is 52-20, including a 28-6 mark this season, 14-4 in the Mountain West.
No. 12 Nevada lost to No. 5 Iowa State, 84-73, in the Midwest Region on Thursday night.
The Cal job came open when Cuonzo Martinresigned to take the Missouri job, while Washington on Wednesday fired Lorenzo Romar. Martin then reportedly hired current Washington and former Missouri women’s assistant Michael Porter Sr., the father of Michael Porter Jr., a projected lottery pick in the 2018 NBA Draft.
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Adam Zagoria is a New York Times contributor and Basketball Insider who covers basketball at all levels. He is the author of two books and is an award-winning journalist and filmmaker whose articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Sports Illustrated, 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.