Bahn: There Is More to Mike Anderson as a Coach Than His Ties to the Razorbacks' Past

by Chris Bahn  on Thursday, Mar. 24, 2011 7:00 pm  

Mike Anderson was introduced as the University of Missouri's head basketball coach in 2006 and led the team to the NCAA Tournament in 2009, 2010 and 2011. (Photo by University of Missouri Athletics)

Former UA assistant Mike Anderson, announced Wednesday evening as Arkansas' new head coach, was on staff during the best run in school history. Arkansas won 389 games, the 1994 national title and went to three Final Fours with him on the bench. But if the Anderson hire appeals to you only because he was at the school for 17 years, then it's time to put away the Starter jacket, Ace of Base CD and VHS tapes. You've missed out on a lot that Anderson has accomplished since leaving.

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