It seemed like just another team meeting in the McCareins Room at the Yordon Center Saturday, August 16. Take a look at behind the scenes footage of the Huskies unveiling of their new uniforms on August 16, pranking the team before revealing them.
Highlights from the Huskies historic 55-24 win over the Boilermakers at Ross-Ade Stadium.
2014 • Appeared in all 14 games as a tailback and special teams contributor. • Had all of his rushing attempts in the season opener against Presbyterian (8-28). • Carried the ball a career-high seven times for 30 yards with his first career touchdown versus Presbyterian (8-28). • Made his first career tackle at UNLV (9-13). • Had a career-high three tackles at Ohio (11-18).
2013 • True freshman played in five games. • Carried the ball 13 times for 96 yards on the year (7.4 ypc). • Caught three passes for 32 yards. • Rushed four times for 19 yards against Ball State (11-13). • Recorded a career-high six carries at UMass (11-2) for 21 yards. • Ran for a career-high 51 yards on two carries against Eastern Michigan (10-26). • Made his collegiate debut at Central Michigan, where he ran once for five yards (10-19).
High School • Four-year starter at running back. • Named all-state honorable mention as a senior, in addition to earning all-area and all-conference honors. • Given the team's leadership award following the 2012 campaign when he also served as team captain. • Ran 148 times for 928 yards and 11 touchdowns in 2012. • Caught six passes for 105 yards out of the backfield. • Added 49 tackles, four pass breakups, two forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and two interceptions on defense in 2012. • Rushed for 740 yards and five touchdowns on 113 carries in 2011.
Personal • Born July 22, 1994, in Chicago, Ill. • Son of Tally Smith and Tamara Howard. • Undecided on a major. • Product of the high school that produced Heisman finalist Jordan Lynch.
SMITH'S CAREER GAME HIGHS
Carries: 7, vs. Presbyterian, 8-28-14 Rushing Yards: 51, vs. Eastern Michigan, 10-26-13 Catches: 2, at Massachusetts, 11-2-13 Receiving Yards: 26, at Massachusetts, 11-2-13 Touchdowns: 1, vs. Presbyterian, 8-28-14