Will Les Miles try and turn Ben Simmons into a two-sport star?
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Ben Simmons is a stud athlete.
Considered one of the best basketball players in the country for his age group, the 2015 signee originally from Australia is headed to play at LSU under head coach Johnny Jones.
That doesn’t mean he can’t thrive on the gridiron, either.
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The 6-foot-10 forward showcased his receiver skills during a tailgate prior to LSU’s season opener versus McNeese State. Not only did Simmons display immense concentration, but he demonstrated the ability to make a very tough one-handed grab.