Best UNLV Salesman

Todd Simon

todd_simon_unlv_basketball_WEBTalk to any of the young prep basketball stars being recruited by the Rebels and their stories usually begin the same way: “I got a text from Coach Simon.” Going into his third year as an assistant under UNLV head coach Dave Rice, Simon is already recognized as one of the nation’s best recruiters, with a massive network of high school contacts following his stint as head coach at Findlay Prep in Henderson. And nobody is better than the affable 34-year-old at mining this generation of basketball talent—Rashad Vaughn, Patrick McCaw, Justin Jackson and Ike Nwamu are just a few of Simon’s recent recruiting successes.

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