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 2023 big man Isaiah Miranda to take official to Louisville this weekend
By ADAM ZAGORIA
Class of 2023 Southern California Academy and Rhode Island Elite big man Isaiah Miranda will take an official visit to Louisville beginning Friday, as first reported by ZAGSBLOG.
The 7-foot-1 Miranda has a final eight of Georgetown, Oregon, Rhode Island, Texas, UCLA, UConn and USC.
Miranda is also setting up visits to Texas and Oregon. He has already taken officials to USC and Georgetown and unofficials to UCLA and UConn.
“The [Louisville] coaching staff that has moved in really has a lot of history with getting guys to the pros and they are really good at developing guys,” Miranda told247Sports. “I want to know how they would utilize me and how they would get me better and help me to get pro ready by the time I’m ready to make that transition to becoming pro.”
He is ranked the No. 5 center in the class and the No. 30 player in the nation according to 247Sports‘ rankings.
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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.