REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2004-05)
Walk-on who sat out season as a freshman redshirt ... split time on both the Green and Gold teams in the Green-Gold Scrimmage, grabbing one rebound and dishing out a pair of assists.
Graduated from Hoover High School ... coached by Lance Weems ... helped Bucs reach the Class 6A sub-regional in the Alabama state playoffs ... spend a season at Spain Park High School as well ... prior to moving with family to Birmingham, attended and played basketball at Fayetteville High in Fayetteville, Ark. ... earned academic honors as a senior at Hoover.
Full name is Michael Anderson Jr. ... born on November 15, 1985 ... parents are UAB head men's basketball coach Mike and Marcheita Anderson ... has three sisters (Darcheita, Suney and Yvonne) ... major is undecided.