Jackets' hearts broken but still beating after Georgia Tech football's one-point loss at Miami
Miracle reception on fourth-and-10 leads to Georgia Tech football's second one-point loss of the season
The TaxSlayer Bowl will serve as a homecoming for several Georgia Tech football players
Georgia Tech football student-athletes are focusing on final exams before turning full attention back to TaxSlayer Bowl matchup versus Kentucky
USATSI Gallery - Pittsburgh @ Georgia Tech
The Yellow Jackets open 2017 on Labor Day against the Volunteers in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Classic.
USATSI Gallery - Virginia @ Georgia Tech
2016 (Redshirt Sophomore, Georgia Tech): Saw action in all 13 games and made two starts at cornerback in place of injured starter Step Durham (Oct. 1 vs. Miami, Oct. 8 at Pittsburgh) … Recorded 19 tackles (12
2015 (Redshirt Freshman, Georgia Tech): Participated in spring drills at USC in 2015 … Transferred to Georgia Tech from USC in July 2015 … Sat out 2015 season to satisfy NCAA transfer rules.
2014 (True Freshman, USC): Redshirted.
High School: Lettered four years as a defensive back and wide receiver at Raines H.S. (senior year) and Lee H.S. (freshman, sophomore and junior years) in Jacksonville, Fla. … Made 2013 Jacksonville Times-Union Super 24 as senior cornerback, running back and wide receiver at Raines … Recorded 30 tackles, one
Personal: Full name is Lamont Jason Simmons Jr. … Born Oct. 7, 1995 … Mother is Shantel Williams … Uncle, Rodney Lewis, played college football at then-Memphis State from 1986-90 ... Majoring in business administration.
Tackles: 4 vs. No. 5/3 Clemson, Sept. 22, 2016
Solo Tackles: 3 vs. No. 5/3 Clemson, Sept. 22, 2016
Pass Breakups: 1, five times - last at Virginia, Nov. 4, 2017
Forced Fumbles: 1 vs. No. 5/3 Clemson, Sept. 22, 2016
Kickoff Return Touchdowns: 1 at No. 11/10 Miami, Oct. 14, 2017 (on-side kick)