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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.