Tsimbila averaged 10.2 points per game as a high school senior.
Parsons will attempt to be the fourth Penn Stater to win the award.
The town hall will be livestreamed at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, July 14.
"When we look at the university, there is no doubt in my mind that the students, who aren't even here physically, have nonetheless moved the needle on all sorts of issues."
Roll your eyes all you want. This is a "We Are" moment if I've ever seen one.