DSU Football BIO
17 Devin Smith

2017: Appeared in all 11 games in the secondary  … third on the Hornets with 60 total tackles and tied for third on the team with 36 solo stops … also credited with 2.5 tackles for loss (-8) , an interception, fumble recovery, pass break and pass deflection … had career-high 11 tackles (seven unassisted) vs. Savannah State (Nov. 4) … contributed his first collegiate interception and three tackles (two solo) to 17-14 victory over South Carolina State (Oct. 21) … collected four unassisted tackles and assisted on three others in 33-30 win over Morgan State (Nov. 11) … recorded a fumble recovery and five tackles (four unassisted) vs. FBS West Virginia (Sep. 16) … had four tackles (three solo), including one behind the line-of-scrimmage in season finale at FBS Florida State (Nov. 18) … tallied four tackles (each solo) vs. Howard (Oct. 14) … collected three solo tackles and three assists in season opener at Delaware (Aug. 31)  2016: Earned playing time as a back-up in the secondary and on special teams … recorded two tackles, including a solo stop vs. North Carolina A&T (Nov. 12).

High School: Three-year varsity letterman at Friendship Academy … competed in football and track & field … selected as team Defensive Player-of-the-Year after recording 62 tackles, three interceptions, a forced fumble and blocked punt as a senior in 2015 … helped lead Friendship to 2015 district playoff semifinal appearance ... competed in District of Columbia Interscholastic Athletic Association All-Star Game … tallied 40 tackles and four forced fumbles during junior season … also member of playoff team as a junior … Charter League Track & Field 100 and 200-meter champion, and member of 4x100 championship relay team.  

Personal: Son of Kameron Smith and Marlon Brown … has three sisters and one brother … born in Washington, D.C.

Position: Defensive back
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 190
Year: Junior
Hometown: Washington, D.C.
High School: Friendship Collegiate Acad.
Experience: 2 Letters
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