November 28, 2014

Mike Anderson proves he can recruit good talent in Missouri. Former MU coach beats out Anderson for prized Columbia prospect (AUDIO)

Jimmy Whitt is taking his talents to the next level to Arkansas.

Jimmy Whitt is taking his talents to the next level to Arkansas.

Columbia-Hickman basketball star  Jimmy Whitt is headed to play for Mike Anderson and not Kim Anderson. made his decision on Tuesday afternoon, stating he is going to be playing his college hoops for former Mizzou coach Mike Anderson and the Arkansas Razorbacks.

Listen to Whitt’s announcement, why he chose Arkansas and his conversation with Mizzou’s Anderson.

Whitt is rated as a four-star prospect, rated as the No. 52 overall player in the Class of 2015 by Rivals.

Whitt averaged 22.4 points, 5.3 rebounds, 2.7 assists and 4.4 steals per game last season for the Kewpies, who finished 27-3 and reached the Missouri Class 5 championship game.