Will be counted upon in the back court. A true point guard who will compete with senior Rod Epps and sophomore Rog'er Guignard for time at the point-guard position.
A first-team all-District 8-5A after in 2007, he led the DeSoto High School Eagles to a 34-5 record while averaging 7.0 points, 3.6 rebounds and 5.6 assists per game... he was named to the 2006 Dallas ISD Coca Cola all-tournament team and was ranked 60th in the state by Mike Kunstadt's TexasHoops.com site... Smith chose UTA over Florida Atlantic, Texas State, Air Force, Stephen F. Austin, Wichita State, Northern Arizona, Liberty Army and Furman.
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