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.
Class of 2020 big man Jaylin Williams names top 7 schools
By ADAM ZAGORIAJaylin Williams, the 6-foot-10 big man from Fort Smith (AR) Northside, announced his top seven schools.
Williams is down to Arkansas, Auburn, Illinois, Iowa State, Oklahoma State, Texas A&M and UConn.
“I chose them over the others because they showed the most interest in me and also because they have had success with the forward position,” he told Rivals.com. “I want to go to a school that I know they can help me become the best player that I can be, and these seven showed me a lot of the stuff on how they could help.”
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.