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Eric Smith
Eric Smith

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Seffner, Fla.

High School:
Armwood

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 240

Position:
RB

Major:
Liberal Arts

2009 -- Appeared in 11 games with seven starts ... Totaled 99 yards rushing on 20 attempts and 226 yards receiving on 18 catches ... Started vs. Mississippi State and rushed for 8 yards on three carries ... Set career high with four receptions and 74 receiving yards vs. West Virginia ... Had long catch of 37 yards ... Rushed seven times for 47 yards against Ball State with a long run of 16 yards ... Caught three passes for 45 yards, with a long reception of 17 yards, in victory over Tennessee ... Had one catch for 21 yards vs. Arkansas ... Caught one pass for 3 yards vs. Kentucky ... Against LSU, led Tigers with three catches and 31 yards with a long catch-and-run of 17 yards ... Caught one pass for 17 yards vs. Ole Miss ... Against Furman, rushed 10 times for 44 yards with a 2-yard TD run and caught four passes for 34 yards ... His 2-yard TD run was first of career ... Saw playing time vs. Georgia but did not have a rush or catch ... Caught one pass, a 1-yard TD grab vs. Alabama to give AU 14-0 first-quarter lead ... TD catch was first of career.

2008 -- Played in 12 games with one start, totaled 83 yards on 21 carries ... In first collegiate game, rushed nine times for 66 yards vs. Louisiana-Monroe ... Averaged 7.3 yards per carry vs. Warhawks with a long rush of 19 yards ... Earned first career start and had two rushes for eight yards vs. Southern Miss ... Saw limited time vs. Mississippi State and LSU ... Rushed twice for 1 yard vs. Tennessee ... Caught one pass for 2 yards vs. Arkansas in limited action ... Rushed three times for 3 yards vs. West Virginia ... Rushed for six yards on five carries vs. UT Martin

PERSONAL -- Born March 14, 1990 ... Son of Eric and Lakisa Smith ... Major: Liberal Arts.

Career Rushing Stats
YEAR G/GS NO YDS AVG TD LP/OPPONENT
2008 12/1 21 83 4.0 0 19/Louisiana-Monroe
2009 11/7 20 99 4.9 1 18/Furman
Totals 23/8 41 182 4.4 1 19/Louisiana-Monroe

Career Receiving Stats
YEAR G/GS NO YDS AVG TD LP/OPPONENT
2008 12/1 2 3 1.5 0 2/Arkansas
2009 11/7 18 226 12.6 1 37/West Virginia
Totals 23/8 20 229 11.4 1 37/West Virginia