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 ZAGORIANoah Taitz, the 6-foot-3 shooting guard from Bishop Gorman (NV), committed to Stanford on Saturday.
Ranked the No. 25 shooting guard in the Class of 2020 by 247Sports.com, he also considered USC, Washington, BYU, St. Mary’s and San Diego State . Assistant Adam Cohen got the assist.
“I’ll have the opportunity to make an impact from day one,” Taitz told Rivals.com. “I’ve built a great relationship with the coaching staff over the past few years and they’ve made me a top priority since my freshman year at Gorman.”
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.