Missouri basketball coach Frank Haith announced Tuesday that Zach Price, a 6-foot-10, 250-pound forward from Cleveland, will play for the Tigers as a redshirt junior starting in the 2014-2015 season.
"We are really excited to welcome Zach into our basketball family," Haith said. "Obviously Zach has great size and this redshirt season will be critical for him as he works to develop his body and improve his low-post skill.
"We've had a very good track record developing our post layers over the last two years and that played a big role in him deciding to come to Mizzou. We like to play from the inside out and I believe Zach has the ability to be a very good low-post scorer and defender in the Southeastern Conference."
Price comes to the University of Missouri after playing two seasons for the Louisville Cardinals, where he made seven starts last season, averaging 7.7 minutes per game.
As a sophomore he averaged 1.3 points and 1.4 rebounds and played a season high 19 minutes and sco...