NC State forward Simmons signs with agent

Updated: May 29, 2006, 5:48 PM ET
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North Carolina State forward Cedric Simmons has signed with an agent, ending his college eligibility, agent Justin Zanick told ESPN.com Insider Chad Ford on Monday.

Zanick said that Simmons had signed with him and his partner, Andy Miller, on Sunday.

Simmons is widely considered one of the top power forwards in the draft and projects as late lottery to mid-first round pick this season.

Simmons spent two years with the Wolfpack, averaging 11.8 points, 1.7 assists and 6.3 rebounds in his final season.