What has former UNC basketball player Jackson Simmons been up to? 'A lot of learning'
|High School:||Smoky Mountain|
|Born:||January 12, 1993 (27)|
Since graduating from UNC in 2015, Jackson Simmons has worked as a graduate assistant with UNC-Charlotte and Western Carolina’s director of basketball operations. In May...Tuesday October 8, 2019
Photo: UNC Basketball Family Dinner in Las Vegas
With many former UNC players taking part in Las Vegas NBA Summer League action, the Tar Heels got together for a family dinner. In the...Tuesday July 9, 2019
Charlotte Hornets Training Camp In Chapel Hill Opens Tuesday
The Charlotte Hornets will hold training camp and host the Boston Celtics in a preseason game this week at the Smith Center in Chapel Hill...
Monday September 24, 2018
Jackson Simmons At Home In Coaching
Jackson Simmons' last game in the Smith Center came on March 7, 2015. He returned on Wednesday, this time as Western Carolina's director of basketball...
Thursday December 7, 2017
Jackson Simmons Named to Jackson County Athletic Hall of Fame
The Jackson County Athletic Hall of Fame class of 2016 includes Cindi Simmons and Jackson Simmons. Jackson Simmons, graduated in 2011 from Smoky Mountain, where...
Thursday June 2, 2016
Former Tar Heel Jackson Simmons follows tradition
Jackson Simmons' career choice should come as no surprise. Surrounded by coaching greatness and a desire to remain involved in a sport that is in...
Tuesday July 7, 2015
Jackson Simmons Joining Coaching Ranks
Jackson Simmons needed less than a month after graduating from UNC to land a spot on Mark Price’s staff at Charlotte. Simmons, a former walk-on...Monday June 22, 2015
Jackson Simmons named graduate assistant coach at Charlotte
Former Tar Heel and Smoky Mountain basketball standout Jackson Simmons is joining the coaching staff at Charlotte next season as a graduate assistant. Simmons will...
Wednesday June 17, 2015
UNC Players' NCAA Tournament Experience
Heading into the NCAA Tournament, UNC has a team made up of primarily juniors and sophomore with three freshman and a couple of little used...
Tuesday March 17, 2015
Video: UNC Men's Basketball Senior Day 2015
Seniors Sasha Seymore, Luke Davis, Jackson Simmons and Desmond Hubert were honored before the tip-off against Duke as it was the final home game of...
Monday March 9, 2015