NC State Signee Cedric Simmons has been selected to play for the East squad in the 2004 EA Sports: Roundball Classic. The Power Forward/Center prospect averaged 17 points 13 rebounds and 6 blocks per game as a senior, and is a consensus top-35 national prospect.
Simmons was one of twenty-two players chosen for the prestigious event. The game will be played tonight in Chicago, Illinois at the United Center at 7:15 P.M.
The Roundball Classic will be televised live on College Sports Television (CSTV). Check local Cable Listings for Channels in Your Area.
Past participants in the event include: LeBron James, Kevin Garnett, Kobe Bryant, and Shaquille O'Neal.
StateFans will have more on Cedric Simmons and his performance in the Roundball Classic after the game so stay tuned!