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Deven Simms
Player Profile:
Deven Simms 2809046
Position: Guard
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 200
Year: Junior
Hometown: St. Louis, Mo.
Other College: Connors State College
Experience: Junior College

2016-17 | Junior
Second-leading scorer on team with average of 13.4 points per game ... Ranked second nationally in scoring among players with no starts ... Shot 46.5 percent from the field and 71.3 percent at the charity stripe ... Reached double figures in 22 of 30 games played,  including three games with 20-plus points ... Averaged 13.5 points and 5.1 rebounds in league play ... Made Red Wolves debut at Georgetown (Nov. 17) and finished with 13 points, three rebounds and a key steal in the final seconds to seal the victory ... Led team with 17 points, six rebounds and four wins in his debut at the Convocation Center against SIUE (Nov. 22) ... Increased his season high to 19 points and added team best eight rebounds in win against Lehigh (Nov. 27) ... Second leading scorer at UT Martin (Dec. 14) with 16 points while leading team with six rebounds ... Tied his then career best with 19 points on 8-of-9 shooting at Central Arkansas (Dec. 16) ... Led team with 15 points against Alabama (Dec. 21) ... Was 5-for-9 for 13 points at Minnesota (Dec. 23) ... Posted seven points, two assists and a rebound in league opener against Louisiana (Dec. 31) ... Reached double figures for first time in league play with 10 points at Coastal Carolina (Jan. 7) ... Established a new career high with 22 points at Little Rock (Jan. 14) ... Provided 17 points on 7-of-11 shooting against Troy (Jan. 21) ... Notched first career double-double with career highs of 23 points and 10 rebounds against South Alabama (Jan. 23) ... Reached 20 points for third time with a 20 point, six rebound and two assist performance at Louisiana (Jan. 30) ... Provided 15 points and seven rebounds against Appalachian State (Feb. 4) ... Had game highs of 18 points and nine rebounds in win against Coastal Carolina (Feb. 8) ... Battled flu but scored 17 points in second half at UT Arlington (Feb. 11) ... Narrowly missed double-double with nine points and 10 rebounds at Texas State (Feb. 13) ... Had 16 points, 11 coming in the second half, along with six rebounds and five assists in win over Little Rock (Feb. 17) ... Had 13 points, all in the second half, five rebounds, four assists, two steals and a black against Georgia State (Feb. 27) ... Finished with 13 points and six rebounds at South Alabama (March 4) ...Had 15 points, five rebounds and four assists against ULM (March 8) in Sun Belt Conference Tournament.  


2015-16 | Sophomore (Connors State)
First Team NJCAA All-American ... Averaged 20.3 points and 10.1 rebounds to rank 22nd and 23rd, respectively, in the NJCAA statistical rankings ... Dished out 99 assists (4.1 APG), grabbed 58 steals and posted nine double-doubles ... Posted triple-double of 25 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists at Redland College ... Named to the Region II and Oklahoma Collegiate Athletic Conference (OCAC) Player of the Year honors ... Helped team to a 26-5 record and a 16-2 mark in the OCAC leading the Cowboys to their third-straight league title ... Finished year shooting 57.2 percent (187-327) from the field and 74.8 percent (122-163) from the charity stripe. 

2014-15 | Freshman (Connors State)
Averaged 10.5 points and 5.8 rebounds while shooting 54.8 percent (120-219) from the field ... Helped team to a 32-0 record and a 17-0 mark in conference action ... Team advanced to the Elite Eight of the NJCAA Tournament. 

High School
Prepped two seasons at Clarksville (Ark.) High School playing in 42 games while averaging 13.0 points ... Named the Times Record Newcomer of the Year in 2012, helping the Panthers to the 2012 Class 4A State Title ... Capped his junior season at Clarksville High (2011-12) with 23 points and 11 rebounds against Pulaski Academy in the state title game ... A 2013 Class 5A All-Tournament team selection, averaged 13.6 points for the 27-5 squad that advanced to the semifinals of the state tournament and fell to eventual champion Jacksonville.

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