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.
Iona coach Tim Cluess remains sidelined with health issue as MAAC play begins, no timetable on return
By ADAM ZAGORIA
Iona coach Tim Cluess remains sidelined with a health issue as MAAC play begins, and he provided no timetable on his return in an open letter to fans.
Iona (2-5) opens league play Friday at home against Saint Peter’s before traveling to Monmouth on Sunday. Acting coach Tra Arnold is running the show in Cluess’ absence.
For more, read my feature from last month on the situation.
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.