Sat out the season as a redshirt.
Averaged 17 points, 6 rebounds and 6 assists per game as a senior at Saint Patrick High School in Chicago...led his team to a 19-6 record...fourth team all-state selection and the East Suburban Catholic Conference Player of the Year following his senior season...earned all-area recognition from the Chicago Sun-Times and the suburban Pioneer Press...an all-tournament selection at the Kurland Tournament at the start of his senior season...following his senior season was selected to play in the Chicago High School Classic All-Star Game and the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association All-Star Game... chose UT Arlington over Western Michigan, Central Florida, Illinois-Chicago and Bradley among others.
Born October 15, 1990...parents are Bryant Smith and Candra Roy-Smith...graduated from Saint Patrick with academic honors...undeclared major.
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