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Chase Simon
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Release: 09/11/2007

Can play one through three ... would add versatility to the point position with size ... has the ability to create shots for himself and others ... athletic penetrator and finisher ... expected to play a major role this season ... two-time first team all-state selection. 

HIGH SCHOOL — First team Class C all-state as a senior by Associated Press, Detroit Free Press, Detroit News, Basketball Caoches Association of Michigan, and bankhoops.com ... Class C Player of the Year from bankhoops.com ... ranked No. 9 in the state by the Detroit News prior to senior season ... named second team All-Detroit and third team all-metro by Detroit News ... averaged 23 points, seven rebounds, and six assists ... led team to state quarterfinals ... as a junior, was first team Class C all-state selection by both the Detroit News and Detroit Free Press ...  second team All-Detroit by Detroit News  ...  prior to junior season, was ranked No. 21 in the state by the Detroit News and among Detroit Free Press top 100 ...  three-star recruit by scout.com ... ranked No. 9 in the state by prepspotlight.com and No. 11 by bankhoops.com ... averaged 18.4 points, 7.5 rebounds, and 8.8 assists as a junior, and 13 points, six rebounds and seven assists as a sophomore ... played AAU ball for Michigan Mustangs ... high school coach was Anthony Woods and AAU coach Norm Oden. 

PERSONAL — Born Chase Edward Simon on March 11, 1989 in Detroit, Michigan ... nicknames are Chicken and Chick ... parents are Denise Simon and Leroy Williams ... plans on majoring in sport management ... aspires to be a sports agent ... hobbies include playing basketball and video games ... lists Tracy McGrady as sports hero and Denzel Washington as nonsports hero ... cousin, Randy Brown, played basketball at New Mexico and for three NBA teams ... top moment in athletics was leading high school team to its first-ever state quarterfinal appearance as a sophomore ... wears a size 13 shoe.