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.
By ADAM ZAGORIATrayce Jackson-Davis, the 6-foot-10, 228-pound forward from Center Grove (IN), has cut his list to three schools
Jackson-Davis is down to Indiana, Michigan State and UCLA.
He cut Wake Forest, Iowa and Purdue from his previous list of six.
He visited UCLA (Aug. 31), Indiana (Sept. 28) and Michigan State (Oct. 5), and has no timetable on an announcement.
“Not at the moment,” he said Friday.
Jackson-Davis is the son of former NBA power forward Dale Davis, who has been an inspiration and role model for his son.
“It’s a great help,” Trayce said in Canada where he helped the USA U18 team win a gold medal in the FIBA U18 Americas Championship. “He teaches me things. he helps me out with stuff. But he’s always there and he tries to help me be better ever day.”
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.