|Hometown/ High School:||Eustis, Fla./ Montverde Academy|
Graduated from Montverde Academy… Four year letterman in basketball… Selected First Team All-District three times… Holds the following rankings in school’s history: #1 in career three’s, #2 for career steals, #6 for career scoring, and #3 for career assists… Holds the school record for most steals in a game (12), most three’s in a game (11), and most assists in a game (21)… Was captain of the team since his sophomore year… Was on the Honor Roll and a member of Florida Christian Athletes.
Played in all 27 games while making 26 starts… Played a team high 936 minutes and 34.7 per game… Second on the team in scoring with 9.6 points per game… Tied a career high with 22 points as he made 9 of 15 shots as Loyola won an overtime conference game 71-70… Ranked 16th in the SSAC in steals with 1.30 per game… 21st best assist man in the SSAC with 2.59 per tilt…Enters his senior season ranked fifth in the “new era” of Loyola basketball in career assists with 232…Ranks 11th in the Loyola record books with 97 career steals, as he averages 1.11 per game… Named to the SSAC All-Academic team.
Started in all 30 games during his sophomore season… Finished ninth in the SSAC in steals with 1.4 per game… Averaged 3.07 assists per game which was good for seventh in the SSAC… Tied for the ninth best total assists with 92 for a Wolf Pack basketball player…Third on the team in scoring with 9.1 points per game… Made 44 threes on the season at a 34.6% clip… Scored a career high 22 points in Loyola’s win over Dillard on December 8th… Posted the first double-double of his career against Southern Wesleyan on January 5th, 2013 as he had 11 points and 10 assists… Named to the SSAC All-Academic team.
Played in all 30 games his freshman year, starting nine… Shot 39.2% from the field and 31% from beyond the arc. Scored a career high 11 points twice, including the SSAC Tournament quarterfinal win over Emmanuel… Recorded season highs of eight rebounds against Southern Poly on January 7 and eight assists vs. Spring Hill on February 4… Averaged 4.3 points per game… Ranked 21st in the SSAC with 2.33 assists per game.
Majoring in business… Born on September 8, 1992, in Eustis, Fla… Son of Jennie & Jeff Simmons… Enjoys spending time with his friends… Favorite athlete is Michael Jordan… Future career plans include becoming a financial advisor.