Anthony Anderson
DOB: November 12, 1981

at UMass - post-UMass


at UMass

Anthony Anderson Guard, 2000-05, #12
5' 11", 170, Lynn, MA / Lynn English

Senior year (2004-05) achievements:
Junior year (2003-04) achievements:
Sophomore year (2002-03) achievements:
Freshman year (2001-02) achievements:
Sat out the 2000-01 campaign under NCAA academic guidelines, but has earned that year back thanks to his hard work in the classroom.

BEFORE UMASS: As a high school senior, averaged 24 points, 10 assists and nine rebounds for coach Ronald Bennett at Lynn (Mass.) English High School ... Led team to a 19-5 record in 1999-2000 ... Earned MVP honors of the Northeastern Conference as both a junior and senior ... Named to the 2000 Boston Globe All-Scholastic team ... Ranked as one of the nation's top guard prospects as a senior ... Recruited by Bruiser Flint. Signed with UMass in the spring of 2000 after considering Florida State, St. John's and Villanova.

PERSONAL: Full name is Anthony N. Anderson ... Born Nov. 12, 1981, in Lynn, Mass. ... Son of Crystal Anderson ... Pursuing a Bachelor's Degree with an Independent Concentration ... Younger brother Antonio played for former UMass coach John Calipari at Memphis (2005-09).


Anderson's Career Highs

Points29 - vs Vermont (12/2/03)
Field Goals10 - vs Duquesne (2/23/03)
Field Goals Att.17 - vs Fordham (1/19/05)
3-Point FG6 - three times, last at St. Bonaventure (1/14/04)
3-Point FG Att.13 - twice, last vs Temple, (2/8/03)
Free Throws11 - vs NC State (1/2/03)
Free Throw Att.13 - vs NC State (1/2/03)
Rebounds13 - vs Yale (11/28/04)
Assists9 - twice, last vs Saint Joseph's (2/25/04)
Blocks2 - vs Saint Joseph's (2/25/04)
Steals5 - vs Birmingham-Southern (11/23/04)
5 - at Rhode Island (1/31/04)
Minutes51 - vs Xavier (1/8/05)

Scored in double figures: 58 times, last vs St. Bonaventure (2/5/05)
Scored 20 or more points: 12 times, last vs Fordham (1/19/05)
Had 5 or more 3-pointers: 11 times, last vs Fordham (1/19/05)
Had 7 or more assists: 8 times, last vs Saint Joseph's (1/22/05)
Had 5 or more rebounds: 36 times, last vs St. Bonaventure (2/5/05)
Had 10 or more rebounds: once, vs Yale (11/28/04)
Had 5 or more steals: twice, last vs Birmingham-Southern (11/23/04)

Career Statistics
  Total 3-Pointers   Rebounds  
Season GP GS Min Avg FG FGA % FG FGA % FT FTA % Off Def Tot Avg PF FO A Avg TO A:TO Blk St Pts Avg
2001-02 29 26 985 34.0 98 240 .408 71 183 .388 24 53 .453 18 80 98 3.4 71 0 100 3.4 63 1.6 2 31 291 10.0
2002-03 29 28 1047 36.1 106 254 .417 74 189 .392 56 74 .757 12 113 125 4.3 67 1 107 3.7 67 1.6 3 38 342 11.8
2003-04 29 28 1105 38.1 118 284 .415 82 212 .387 56 69 .812 14 114 128 4.4 55 1 102 3.5 60 1.7 4 44 374 12.9
2004-05 20 17 715 35.8 69 160 .431 48 121 .397 18 27 .667 10 75 85 4.3 36 0 58 2.9 36 1.6 1 37 204 10.2
Career 107 99 3852 36.0 391 938 .417 275 705 .390 154 223 .691 54 382 436 4.1 229 2 367 3.4 226 1.6 10 150 1211 11.3


post-UMass

Venezuela, 2010
Reportedly signed to play with the Trotamundos de Carabobo club, in the LPB league.

Manchester Millrats, Premier Basketball League, 2010
Played in 7 games in January 2010, averaged 23.4 points, and 60% shooting from the field. (Stats from PBL)

Poland, 2009
Played with the ISS Sportino Inowroclaw club in Fall 2009.
Over 10 games, he averaged 10.9 points, 42% field goal shooting, and 47% shooting from 3 Also averaged 3.4 assists per game. (Stats from LatinBasket.com)

Article from SLAM, June 2009.

Cypress, 2008-09
Played with the B.M.C. AEK Larnacas club.
Over 11 games, he averaged 17.9 points, 68% field goal shooting, and 42% shooting from 3 Also averaged 4.5 assists per game. (Stats from LatinBasket.com)

Manchester Millrats, ABA, 2007-08
Wikipedia's Millrats page lists Anderson as the ABA Most Valuable Player for the 2007-08 season.


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