ATLANTA – Georgia State sophomore D’Marcus Simonds added to his list of awards and recognition on Friday being named to the Lou Henson Award mid-season Watch List.

The Lou Henson Award is presented annually to the nation’s top Division I mid-major player.

Simonds is currently averaging 21.2 points, 5.4 rebounds and 4.5 assists per game. He has scored in double-figures in 35-straight games dating back to last season.

His points per game total would set a school record if the season ended today. Simonds 21.2 points per game scoring average is among the top 25 in the NCAA and his total points scored (382) ranks among the top 15. He has made 138 total field goals which ranks among the top 10 in the country.

Simonds also ranks in the top four in the Sun Belt in scoring, assists, steals and minutes played. He is one of four members of the Sun Belt to be named to the list.

The 2017-18 Lou Henson National Player of the Year award will be announced March 31 at the CollegeInsider.com Awards Event in San Antonio, site of the NCAA men’s basketball Final Four.