Boston College transfer Anderson signs with Arizona
MAY 08, 2014 11:54p ET
Anderson, from Lakewood, Calif., averaged 14.3 points and 7.3 rebounds last year for Boston College. He has one season of eligibility remaining, and is expected to sit out the 2014-15 season before completing his collegiate career at Arizona in 2015-16.
Anderson, who had surgery on his right shoulder in April, announced his decision while visiting the Arizona campus and signed a letter of intent on Friday. He previously visited Iowa State and canceled a visit to Indiana.
Blessed to say that I've committed to Arizona!! BEARDOWN!!!— Ryan Anderson (@_AndersonBC12) May 9, 2014
"Ryan Anderson is an incredibly productive basketball player," Arizona coach Sean Miller said. "He was a double-figure scorer and an excellent rebounder in all three of his seasons in the ACC. He has show a great ability to draw fouls and get to the free-throw line."
Anderson shot 46.6 percent from the floor during his three seasons at Boston College and accumulated 20 double-doubles. He had his best statistical season as a sophomore in 2012-13 -- averaging 14.9 points and 8.0 rebounds.