LOUISIANA BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME

DAVE SIMMONS
Louisiana Tech University
Player 1977-81
Inducted 2007

Simmons was a first team All-Southland Conference, All-Louisiana, NABC All-District and SLC All-Tournament selection in 1981.  He was also a two-time second team All-SLC selection.  He finished his career as the sixth leading scorer in Louisiana Tech history with 1,563 points for a 14.3 average.  He had a school record 81.8% career free throw percentage.  He averaged 16.6 points in 1981, 14.7 points in 1980, 15.3 points in 1979 and 10.6 points in 1978.  He had a school and SLC record 89.0% free throw percentage (6th in nation) in 1981 and shot 56.9% from the field in 1979.

College Statistics

                                   

YR

G

FGM

FGA

FG%

FTM

FTA

FT%

PTS

AVG

REB

AVG

AST

AVG

BLK

AVG

STL

AVG

1977-78

27

106

238

44.5%

74

95

77.9%

286

10.6

107

4.0

51

1.88

0

.00

23

.85

1978-79

25

164

288

56.9%

55

73

75.3%

383

15.3

115

4.6

51

2.04

2

.08

40

1.60

1979-80

27

161

304

53.0%

74

93

79.6%

396

14.7

80

3.0

46

1.70

0

.00

30

1.11

1980-81

30

184

356

51.7%

130

146

89.0%

498

16.6

75

2.5

68

2.27

0

.00

48

1.60

Totals

109

615

1,186

51.9%

333

407

81.8%

1,563

14.3

377

3.5

216

1.98

2

.02

141

1.29

 

 

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