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.
Seton Hall, Murray State latest to meet with Howard transfer R.J. Cole
By ADAM ZAGORIA
Seton Hall and Murray State will be the latest schools to meet with Howard transfer and former St. Anthony’s star R.J. Cole, who averaged 21.4 points, 6.4 assists and 4.1 rebounds last season.
Seton Hall coach Kevin Willard and assistant Duane Woodward will meet with Cole on Monday in Washington, D.C., while Murray State assistant Shane Nichols is also expected.
UConn’s Dan Hurley and Kimani Young met Saturday in New Jersey with Cole’s parents, and are slated to Cole on Tuesday. Alabama assistant Bryan Hodgson also met Friday with Cole’s folks.
The 6-foot-1 native of Union, N.J. will sit one year to play two.
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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.