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One on one with Ben Simmons

Ben Simmons

One of the top players from the class of 2015 grew up in the land down under. Now, as his recruiting process heats up, colleges across the United States are showing heavy interest in Ben Simmons, including Duke. TDD spoke with Simmons about it all.

You're a native of Australia, correct? Ben Simmons: Yes, I mainly grew up in Newcastle and that's where I got my start playing basketball. Then, around sixth grade, I moved to Melbourne, which is where I really started to develop as a basketball player. The competition in Melbourne was a lot better. The teams were bigger, and there was a greater variety of players because there were more... Recommended Stories

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