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.
Xavier commit C.J. Wilcher goes off from long range to propel Roselle Catholic to state sectional title
By ADAM ZAGORIA
Xavier signee C.J. Wilcher came up clutch on Wednesday night.
With Roselle Catholic trailing Gill St. Bernard’s by 10 points midway through the fourth quarter of the New Jersey North Non-Public B title game, Wilcher hit three straight 25-foot 3-pointers to propel the Lions to a 59-58 victory.
Wilcher scored 11 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter and drained six treys in the game. Florida commit Niels Lane added 15 points.
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.