Marcus Zegarowski (born August 3, 1998) is an American basketball player for the Creighton Bluejays. Zegarowski attended Tilton School in Tilton, New Hampshire. Zegarowski began playing with Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School in his hometown of Boston. He is the younger brother of current NBA player Michael Carter-Williams.
Zegarowski is the son of Zach and Mandy Zegarowski, and has three siblings: Michael, Masey, and twin Max. His parents both played college basketball and were high school basketball coaches. All three of his siblings are currently playing basketball: Michael is a member of the Charlotte Hornets, Masey plays point guard at Bryant University, and Max plays shooting guard for Lynn University.
High School CareerEdit
For his first two years of high school, Zegarowski played basketball at Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School in Hamilton, Massachusetts. Also on the team, nicknamed the Generals, was twin brother Max. He missed half of his freshmen season with a broken thumb. In his sophomore year, he helped lead his team to undefeated 25-0 record and was named the Salem Evening News Player of the Year.
In 2015, Zegarowski transferred to the boarding school Tilton Academy in Tilton, New Hampshire where he lived in a dormitory during his final three years of high school. In his three years as a starter, he averaged 18.0 points, 6.0 assists and 5.0 rebounds per game. As a senior, he averaged 23.0 points, 6.0 rebounds and five assists for a team that won the NEPSAC Class AA Championship. He scored a career-high 57 points in a 118-116 double-overtime win over South Kent.
After his senior season in high school, Zegarowski committed to attend Creighton where he played on their basketball team. He visited colleges in July after his senior year in 2018 and received scholarship offers from other schools such as Minnesota, Washington and Ohio State.