Cadillac’s Simons Continues Pro Career in Spain
Former Cadillac prep standout and 2009 Mr. Basketball runner-up Ben Simons is continuing his professional career in Spain.
The 26-year-old recently signed with Monbus Obradoiro of Spain’s Liga ACB. Monbus Obradoiro is based in Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain.
Simons joins Monbus Obradoiro after spending time with Belgium’s Limburg United of the Belgian League and FIBA Europe Cup. In his lone season with Limburg United, Simons averaged 11.4 points, 2.5 rebounds and 23.3 minutes over 39 games.
Simons began his professional career with the Antwerp Giants upon graduating from Drake (Iowa) University in 2014. Simons spent two seasons with the Giants, averaging 7.4 points and 1.8 rebounds in 33 games in 2015.