Mike Anderson: Leaving Missouri

Mike Anderson the Missouri coach is not going to the Missouri coach for much longer. He has agreed to become the new head coach at Arkansas according to ESPN.com. There was a lot of back and forth today on this issue and Mike Anderson has remained on the google hot trends all day. That is quite a feat.

mike andersonMike Anderson was finalizing terms of a deal. According to Arkansas media outlets the deal is going to be int he range of $2.2 million a year for seven years. The Kansas City Star had told that Anderson had asked for and received permission to speak with Arkansas but Thursday was the deadline for him to make a decision. It looks like Mike Anderson has made his decision.

Tonight there is a team meeting for Missouri. It is expected that Mike Anderson is going to tell the team that he plans to leave. The buy out at Missouri is $550,000 so not too bad. I am sure that the team will miss Mike Anderson but is glad that they know what is going on now.


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