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 ZAGORIAIke Cornish, the 6-foot-5 shooting guard from Legacy Charter (SC), committed to Maryland on Wednesday.
Cornish, ranked the No. 21 shooting guard in the 247Sports.com composite rankings, chose the Terps over Georgetown, Rutgers, St. John’s, Virginia Tech, and Xavier.
“They think I can fit in their play style and really be effective for their squad,” Cornish said recently of Maryland.
His older brother, Josh Cornish, recently moved to Bowie State (MD) from Southern Utah.
Ike Cornish joins power forward Julian Reece of St. Frances Academy (MD) in Maryland’s 2021 class.
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.