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.
TCU picks up two recruits in Diante Smith, P.J. Fuller
By ADAM ZAGORIAJamie Dixon and the TCU staff enjoyed a big weekend by landing two high-profile recruits.
Diante Smith, the 6-foot-6 small forward from Choctawhatchee (FL) High School, committed to TCU after de-committing from Alabama.
Smith chose TCU over Oklahoma, LSU, South Alabama, SMU, Virginia Tech and Florida Gulf Coast.
According to 247Sports, Smith is ranked as the No. 105 overall player in the Class of 2019 and the No. 22 small forward.
Also on Sunday, TCU also landed a pledge from P.J. Fuller, the 6-4 combo guard from Findlay Prep (NV). He considered Washington, Arizona, Texas Tech, Iowa State, Florida State and UNLV.
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.
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