COLUMBIA, Mo. – The University of Missouri has announced the hiring of a new softball coach.

Athletic Director Jim Sterk said Saturday, that Hofstra head coach Larissa Anderson has agreed to take the helm of the lady Tigers program. Anderson’s four winning seasons at Hofstra ends with a record of 125-69-1, and two Colonial Athletic Association titles.

Anderson, who agreed to a 5 year contract, will be introduced at a press conference in June.