Simmons Seeking Strong Finish

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - Jackson Simmons’s senior season at North Carolina has finally arrived and he’s intent on providing even more contributions on his way out.
July 28, 2014

Simmons Providing Steady Hand

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – Jackson Simmons acknowledges his athleticism falls short of equaling most of his North Carolina teammates. There are various ways, however, to excel in the game of basketball.
July 15, 2013

A Birthday to Remember

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Two days after his 19th birthday, Jackson Simmons was one of five North Carolina walk-ons left on the Tucker Center floor at the end of an epic 33-point debacle. On his 20th birthday, the sophomore forward delivered a career day in helping UNC enact revenge on the very same court.
January 12, 2013

Simmons Eager to Contribute

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. --- Upon receiving the news that he'd be on scholarship again for his sophomore season at UNC, the first call Jackson Simmons made was to the two former college basketball players that got him started on the sport at a young age.
June 7, 2012

Davis, Simmons on Scholarship for 2012-13

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – North Carolina sophomores Luke Davis and Jackson Simmons have been awarded scholarships for the 2012-13 basketball season, a school official confirmed to Inside Carolina on Friday.
June 1, 2012

Simmons Earns East-West MVP

GREENSBORO, N.C. --- It didn't take long for Jackson Simmons to let his opponents know how seriously he was taking the East-West All-Star game in Greensboro on Thursday.
July 19, 2011

Simmons Eager to Arrive

Time moves slow in the mountains of North Carolina. And it can move even slower if you're waiting on the start of your college basketball career.
June 10, 2011

Simmons Receives Scholarship

Sylva (N.C.) Smoky Mountain forward Jackson Simmons was the third player to commit to North Carolina from the class of 2011. This week he became the fifth player in the class to receive a scholarship from the Tar Heels.
April 28, 2011