Simmons-Young Signs With Kaskaskia CollegeCENTRALIA - Centralia senior guard Jerod Simmons-Young has signed a National Letter of Intent to play basketball next season for the Kaskaskia Blue Devils.
The 6'1", 165 pound guard averaged 14.4 points per game in his senior season with the Orphans. He also shot 52% from the field, hitting 62 three-pointers. Simmons-Young shot a cool 81% from the free throw line and added 42 assists & 42 steals.
Honors included Centralia Holiday Tournament All-Tournament selections in 2012 and 2013, 2013 & 2014 Salem Invitational All-Tournament Teams, 2012-13 South 7 Conference 2nd Team, 2012-13 Southern Illinois Coaches Association All-South Award.
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