Simmers nets double figures against No. 1 D2 team

December 19, 2014

Gus Simmers BasketballEager to challenge himself the top-ranked team, Gus Simmers of Anchorage attacked the basket and delivered double digits for Malone University.

The 6-foot-4 sophomore transfer earned a season-high six trips to the free-throw line, signifying his aggressiveness and powering his 10-point effort, just the second time he reached double figures in nine games.

Malone dropped a 96-73 decision to No. 1 West Liberty in NCAA D2 men’s basketball action.

Simmers, of ACS fame, made 3-of-4 shots from the field to raise his season shooting percentage to .464.

He is averaging 4.3 points and 3.0 rebounds with his new team.