33 - Marquise Simmons
Marquise Simmons
Height: 6-8
Weight: 230
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Washington, D.C.
High School: Central
Position: F
Experience: 3L

Career Stats

As A Redshirt Junior (2012-13) | Game-By-Game Stats
Was granted an extra year of eligibility on March 4, 2013, which will allow him to use his final year in the 2013-14 season … started 11 games and played in all 29 contests during the 2012-13 season … his 11 starts came consecutively from Dec. 1 through Jan. 16 … averaged 6.2 points and 4.9 rebounds per game … posted the first two double-doubles of his career in the span of four games … the first was a 12-point and a career-best 12-rebound performance versus Niagara in Rochester (Nov. 24) … the second was a 12-point, 10-rebound game opposite Siena (Dec. 4) in the Reilly Center … scored a season-high 15 points on 7-9 shooting in a starting role against The Citadel (Dec. 19) … grabbed a team-high four rebounds and scored nine points at Butler (Feb. 6); three of those four rebounds and seven of those nine points came in the second half … grabbed a team-high six rebounds in just 18 minutes of action off the bench against Duquesne (Feb. 2), helping SBU to a 35-24 rebounding edge … produced eight points and six rebounds against VCU (Jan. 12) … pulled down a team-best eight rebounds in his homecoming to Washington, D.C. against George Washington (Jan. 9); also played a season-high 30 minutes and issued just his second assist of the year … grabbed a team-high six rebounds at Colorado State (Jan. 5) … nearly posted what at the time would have been his second double-double of the season with nine points and eight rebounds opposite Buffalo (Dec. 1) in his first starting role since Feb. 24, 2010; also attempted a career-high 10 free throws against the Bulls, making seven … grabbed a game- and then-season-high eight rebounds at Canisius (Nov. 17) in a losing effort ... registered 14 points and six rebounds and shot 5-of-6 from the field and 4-of-5 on free throws against Cornell (Nov. 14) ... scored four points off the bench against Bethune-Cookman (Nov. 9) in the season opener.

Redshirt Season (2011-12) | Game-By-Game Stats
Suffered a season-ending achilles tear in the opener against Cornell and did not return for the rest of the season ... was fouled while driving to the basket ... although clearly injured, made both free throw attempts before leaving the game.

As A Sophomore (2010-11) | Game-By-Game Stats
Saw action in 22 games as a sophomore after missing the first nine games with a hand injury ... played 23 minutes, scored a career-high 18 points, and grabbed a career-high nine rebounds in a win at home over La Salle (Feb. 12) ... played a season-high 27 minutes and scored nine points in a first round loss to La Salle in the Atlantic 10 Championship ... ended the season scoring four points and grabbing one rebound at Central Florida in the first round of the College Basketball Invitational (Mar. 16).

As A Freshman (2009-10) |
 Game-By-Game Stats
Made three starts in 29 games played, leading all Bonnies’ freshmen…His 52.9 percent shooting for the season was second behind leading scorer Andrew Nicholson…Pulled down 95 rebounds in only 350 minutes of action…Appeared in his first collegiate game at home against Cleveland State (Nov. 13)…Scored four points and added eight rebounds at the Reilly Center against Binghamton (Nov. 20)…Had five points and six boards in only 11 minutes at Mississippi State (Dec. 5)…Scored eight points on 4-of-7 shooting, and pulled down a career-high six offensive rebounds against Dayton (Jan. 30)…Scored two points and chipped in four rebounds in his first career start against Temple (Feb. 17)…Logged a career high in minutes (30) and points (10) while leading the team in rebounds (nine) at La Salle (Feb. 21)…Played four minutes off the bench in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic 10 Championship against Temple (Mar. 12).

2008-09 Season
Did not use a year of eligibility after enrolling in the spring of 2009.

High School

Played for the Capital All-Stars squad in the 35th Annual Under Armour Capital Classic in D.C. ... averaged 20 points and eight rebounds as a senior captain at Central ... named to the All-County second team and honorable mention All-Metro choice by the Washington Post ... coached by David Kontaxix ... averaged 17 points and 12 rebounds as a junior in 2006-07 ... averaged a double-double (10pts & 10 reb.) as a sophomore ... played AAU with nationally-recognized D.C. Assault for three summers.

Personal
Son of Gregory and Angela Simmons ... born on November 9, 1989 ... has two brothers, Gregory Jr. and Daquan ... journalism/mass communication major.

In The News
Pickin' Splinters: Simmons Looks Forward To Getting Back On The Court For Bona (Oct. 31, 2012)