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.
2020 wing Matthew Alexander-Moncrieffe visits Oklahoma State, Georgetown up next
By ADAM ZAGORIAMatthew-Alexander Moncrieffe, the 6-foot-7, 205-pound Class of 2020 wing from Orangeville Prep, took his official visit to Oklahoma State Jan. 26-28 and next visits Georgetown Feb. 4-6.
“Their message to me was if I came in, they’re going to be expecting a lot with all of their seniors in my position leaving,” he said of Oklahoma State. “They laid out a blueprint of how they plan on using me at the three spot with Cade [Cunningham] and Ice [Isaac Likekele]. They preach development there and told me it could be a great option for me in terms of NBA talks.
“Also their message was we could be one of the best defensive teams in the country with all length and athleticism on the floor.”
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.