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.
2019 big man Zeke Nnaji sets North Carolina visit, announcement date
By ADAM ZAGORIAZeke Nnaji, the 6-foot-11 power forward from Hopkins (MN) and D1 Minnesota, will take his final visit to North Carolina on Nov. 16 for the Tennessee Tech game and will then announce his college choice a week later, on Nov. 23, his father told ZAGSBLOG.
“Zeke will visit UNC next Friday unofficially and announce his choice of school on Friday the 23rd after practice at noon at his high school,” Apham Nnaji said, adding that his son will sign during the late period April 17-May 15.
North Carolina recently jumped into Nnaji’s recruitment and head coach Roy Williams and assistants Hubert Davis and Brad Frederick visited with Nnaji last weekend following his official visit to Purdue.
He has taken officials to Kansas, Arizona, UCLA, Baylor and Purdue and is now considering six total schools.
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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.