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.
Class of 2021 point guard Brayon Freeman to announce Monday
By ADAM ZAGORIABrayon Freeman, the 6-foot-2, 180-pouhd point guard from Huntington (W.V.) Prep, will announce his college commitment on Monday at noon.
Ranked the No. 29 point guard in the Class of 2021 by 247Sports.com, Freeman is down to four schools: Ole Miss, George Washington, VCU and Oklahoma State. He broke them down for ZAGSBLOG:
Ole Miss: “Coach [Kermit] Davis sees me as a scoring combo guard who can come in and help the team win. They think I can really help them win games in the future with my style of play.
GW: “Coach [Jamion] Christian sees me as a franchise guy. He says I can really come in and change the program around with the ball in my hands. They think I can have a huge impact on the team as the lead guard.”
VCU: “[Assistant] Coach [J.D] Byers thinks I can fit into their system and my style of play really fits their style of play. He thinks I’m a guard who will do well in their system.”
Oklahoma State: “Coach [Mike] Boynton was the first school to ever take an visit to about a year ago. He liked my style of play and the tempo I play with as a guard.”
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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.