BILLINGS — Former Billings Central and Montana State University Billings guard Chrishon Dixon is transferring to Pima Community College in Arizona, he told The Billings Gazette and

As a freshman at MSUB in the 2019-20 season, Dixon played in 28 games (starting 24) and averaged 6.8 points, 3.8 rebounds and 3.3 assists. Dixon played in both of the Yellowjackets' exhibition games during the 2020-21 season, which was abbreviated by the COVID-19 pandemic.

He played 31 minutes, scored 10 points and dished out eight assists in a 92-84 win over Yellowstone Christian on Feb. 6, and he finished with 11 points, five rebounds and five assists in 38 minutes four days later in a 73-56 win over Rocky Mountain College.

In March, Dixon entered the NCAA transfer portal. He will be a sophomore for the 2021-22 season.

Another MSUB standout, forward Brendan Howard of Great Falls, announced he was transferring to Division I North Dakota in April.

Pima CC is located in Tucson, Arizona. The Aztecs compete in the Arizona Community College Athletic Conference.

"I wanted to go experience something new, and Pima's a great place for me," Dixon said. "I really love it there. I've been living down there since June."

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