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    Brian Smith
    Brian Smith

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Medina, Ohio

    High School:
    Walsh Jesuit

    Height / Weight:
    6-7 / 285

    Position:
    SB



    11/19/2012

    Land of Lincoln Trophy Up For Grabs When NU Hosts Illinois

    NU to honor 2012 senior class pregame; watch live on BTN

    2012: Played in 10 games as a reserve superback and in goalline situations ... Made his first career start at Penn State (Oct. 6).

    2011: Converted from offensive line to superback late in preseason camp ... Played in first four games before suffering a season-ending foot injury.

    2010: Played in two games ... Named team's offensive practice player of the week vs. Rice.

    2009: Did not see action.

    High School: Second-team All-State (Ohio Division III-IV) offensive lineman ... 2008 second-team All-Northeast Ohio honoree ... Akron Touchdown Club first-team all-star ... Ranked as one of top 100 players in Rivals.com Ohio player rankings ... Rated the 70th-best tackle nationally by ESPN.com/Scouts, Inc. ... Playing defensive end, totaled 13 tackles (six solos) and two QB hurries in state regional final ... Helped the Warriors to a 9-3 record and a spot in the regional title game ... Played for USA Football's Junior National Team (first-ever) in summer of 2009 ... Along with NU classmate John Plasencia, helped lead the USA to the gold medal with a convincing 41-3 win over Canada ... Coached by Gerry Rardin.

    Personal: Born Brian Burton Smith ... Son of Jerry and Carol Smith ... Communication studies major.

    PARTICIPATION
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    2010 2
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    2011 4
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    Career 6
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