Jaaron Simmons

    Dayton, Ohio

    High School:
    Archbishop Alter

    Height / Weight:
    6-1 / 175





    Jaaron Simmons


    Houston vs. SMU

    Houston men's basketball


    Houston vs. Cincinnati (USATSI)

    Houston vs. Cincinnati (USATSI)


    Houston vs. Cincinnati

    Houston vs. Cincinnati


    Houston vs. Stanford

    Houston vs. Stanford

    2013-14 Game-by-Game

    FRESHMAN (2013-14)
    Competed in 32 games with one start... Made his collegiate debut against Texas State... Drained all four free throw attempts and stole a pass in 10 minutes against the Bobcats... Drained all four free throw attempts and dished out an assist against Stanford during the Progressive Legends Classic Championship Rounds at Barclays Center... Passed out three assists against San Jose State... Made first start of career at Louisiana-Lafayette... Finished with two points, two rebounds, two assists and two steals against the Ragin Cajuns... Posted nine points with three assists against No. 17/15 UConn during Houston's American Athletic Conference opener... Scored six points with five assists and no turnovers at USF... Dished out a team-high five assists at No. 18/14 Louisville... Scored eight points with two assists at UCF during the regular-season finale... Left the team for personal reasons following the season.

    Game Highs
    Points 9 vs. #17/15 UConn (12/31/13)
    FG 3 (2X) at UCF (3/7/14)
    FGA 6 (3X) Most recently
    at RV/RV UConn (12/31/13)
    3FG 1 vs. #17/15 UConn (12/31/13)
    3FGA 2 vs. #17/16 UConn (12/31/13)
    FT 4 (2X) Most recently
    vs. Stanford (11/25/13)
    FTA 4 (4X) Most recently
    vs. Cincinnati (1/7/14)
    Rebounds 3 (2X)

    Most recently
    vs. Rutgers (1/19/14)

    Assists 5 (2X) Most recently
    at #18/14 Louisville (1/16/14)
    Steals 2 at Louisiana-Lafayette (12/14/13)
    Blocks None
    Minutes 41 at Louisiana-Lafayette (12/14/13)

    Competed for head coach Joe Petrocelli... Played for All-Ohio Red AAU Team... Chose Houston over Wichita State, Butler, Xavier, Dayton, Southern Miss, UCF and Tulane. Senior (2012-13): Averaged 24.0 points per game while hitting nearly 47 percent from the field... Also tallied 4.0 assists and 3.0 rebounds per game... Led team to a 16-5 record and the Greater Catholic League North championship... GCL North Player of the Year... Earned Special Mention on the Associated Press Division II All-Ohio Team... Scored 30 or more points five times in a game... Became the sixth player in school history to score 1,000 points or more during his career... Finished as the Knights' all-time leading scorer and ranked second in career assists.... Only freshman to start for the varsity team in the history of the program... Scored 28 points to lead the Knights to a win against Marion-Franklin High in a Division II regional semifinal... Posted eight points during the final 4:44 of the game... Scored 29 points to lead Alter High to the upset against No. 1 Thurgood Marshall High... Opened the season with 38 points against Miami Valley High. Sophomore (2010-11): Named to the Division II All-Area First Team by the Dayton Daily News... Only underclassman on the squad... Averaged 17.3 points per game.

    Full name is Jaaron Romero Simmons... First name is pronounced Juh-ron... Born April 8, 1995, in Dayton, Ohio... Son of Sarita and Aaron Simmons... Undeclared major.


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