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.
Colin Castleton done with visits after Michigan trip
Colin Castleton, the 6-foot-10, 215-pound power forward from Daytona Beach (FL) Father Catholic, took his final official visit to Michigan this weekend.
“It was great,” he said. “They are just getting to know me very well and talking about how much I could make a difference. I could make an impact from Day One if I put the work in this year.”
Moe Wagner was his host on the visit.
“Meeting the players and coaches and getting to know them all was cool,” he said. “We went out to nice dinners and went bowling.”
Castleton is down to Illinois and Michigan, and visited Illinois Sept. 1-3. He has no timetable on a decision.
“I’m done with visits,” he said. “I don’t know yet for sure.
Castleton cut Notre Dame, Florida, Florida State, Ohio State, Purdue and Baylor from his initial list of eight.
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.