Arkansas picks up commitment from graduate transfer player from New Mexico
Arkansas basketball coach Eric Musselman has made a name for himself on the graduate transfer market, first at Nevada and now with the Razorbacks.
On Wednesday, he landed another talented graduate transfer, and this one comes to Fayetteville from New Mexico.
Per his Twitter account, 6-9 wing player Vance Jackson announced that he would be spending his final season at Arkansas:
— Vance Jackson Jr. (@YGVance2) April 1, 2020
Jackson appeared in 28 games for New Mexico last season, starting all of them. He averaged 11.1 points, 5.2 rebounds, 1.3 assists and 1.0 steals per game.
Jackson started his college career at UConn before transferring to New Mexico for the past 2 seasons. What role he finds with the Hogs remains to be seen.