RAMADA All-College Classic All-Tournament Team
C-USA Player of the Week (Feb. 20, 2012)
REDSHIRT JUNIOR (2011-12)
One of only six players to compete in all 30 games... Started all but one contest during his first collegiate season... Led the Cougars and ranked eighth in Conference USA with 14.7 points per game... Also finished ninth in the league with a 51.2 field goal percentage... Team leader in field goals (154), field goal attempts (301), free throws made (101), free throw percentage (71.6) and points (441)... Declared for the NBA Draft and signed with an agent following the season... Made his collegiate debut against Grambling State during the season opener... Posted 16 points on 6-of-8 shooting with seven rebounds and three assists vs. Arkansas in Little Rock... Finished with 12 points on 4-of-6 shooting with five rebounds and a pair of assists against TCU... Led all players with 22 points on 5-of-7 shooting, including 8-of-10 from the free throw line, with six rebounds against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi... Topped all players with 26 points on 8-of-11 shooting from the field and an 8-of-10 performance from the free throw line at Texas State... Also added nine rebounds against the Bobcats... Recorded his third straight 20-point game with 20 points against Oklahoma during the first game of the RAMADA All-College Classic... Named to the All-Tournament Team following that performance... Led the Cougars with 22 points on 8-of-13 shooting with three rebounds and three assists against UTSA... Totaled a game-high 25 points on 7-of-10 shooting with a 10-of-12 performance from the free throw line against Rogers State... Finished with 15 points, nine rebounds and three assists against Texas State... Drained a free throw with 0.7 seconds remaining in overtime to break a tie and lift the Cougars to the win against Tulsa in the Conference USA opener... Finished with 19 points, seven rebounds and three steals against the Golden Hurricane... Came off the bench to score 16 points on 7-of-12 shooting with five rebounds and three steals against Memphis... Posted 19 points with two 3-pointers and added seven rebounds and three assists against East Carolina... Led all players with 25 points and converted the and-1 with 34 seconds left in overtime to lead the Cougars to the win against UTEP... Tied for team-high honors with 17 points at UAB... Posted first career double-double with 16 points and 10 rebounds against Rice... Led all players with 28 points and grabbed eight rebounds in a win against Southern Miss... Honored as the Conference USA Player of the Week following that performance... Led all players with eight rebounds against SMU... Topped all players with 23 points and grabbed eight rebounds with five assists against Tulane... Handed out eight assists with 12 points and two steals at Rice. C-USA Championship: Scored 10 points with three rebounds and a game-high five assists against Marshall during the First Round.
|Points||28||vs. Southern Miss (2/18/12)|
|FG||10 (3X)||Most recently
vs. Tulane (2/29/12)
|FGA||18 (2X)||Most recently
vs. Southern Miss (2/18/12)
|3FG||4||vs. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi
|3FGA||6||vs. Oklahoma (12/17/11)|
|FT||11||vs. Tulsa (1/4/12)|
|FTA||13||vs. Tulsa (1/4/12)|
|Rebounds||10||vs. Rice (2/8/12)|
|Assists||8||at Rice (3/3/12)|
|Steals||3 (3X)||Most recently
vs. Memphis (1/14/12)
|Blocks||2 (2X)||Most recently
vs. SMU (2/25/12)
|Minutes||43||vs. UTEP (1/28/12)|
Did not compete while attending Midland Junior College.
Sophomore (2009-10): Competed for head coach Ross Hodge at Midland Junior College... Named to the WACJAC All-Conference and Region 5 All-Conference teams... Averaged 13.3 points and 4.0 rebounds per game while shooting 55 percent from the field... Helped lead the Chaparrals to a 26-0 start and a berth in the Regional Finals... Ranked as No. 19 player in the country by JucoJunction.com... Named the Most Valuable Player of the Holiday Hoops Classic in Las Vegas. Freshman (2008-09): Competed at Paris Junior College.. Averaged 12.2 points and 3.0 rebounds per game while hitting 56 percent from the field... Nailed 45 percent of his shots from the 3-point arc... Member of the All-Conference Team... helped lead team to No. 6 national ranking, the Region 14 North championship and a berth in the Regional finals.
SMILEY HIGH SCHOOL
Played for head coach James Norman. Senior (2007-08): Honored as District 21-4A Co-Most Valuable Player. Junior (2006-07): Member of All-District 21-4A Second Team.
Full name is Jonathon Calvin Simmons... Born Sept. 14, 1989, in Houston... Son of LaTonya Simmons... Majored in sociology.