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42  Erico Smith
Erico Smith

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Fisherville, Ky.

High School:
Spencer County

Last College:
Lindsey Wilson

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 197

Position:
Safety

Experience:
TR


Transferred to UK in the fall of 2012 ... Has made a good impression with his intelligence, attitude and work ethic ... Physical player with good speed ... Made one tackle in the Blue/White Spring Game.

2012 (Sophomore): Practiced with the team, sitting out game action as a transfer.

At Lindsey Wilson: Played the 2011 season at Lindsey Wilson College ... Had one rush for seven yards and also caught a 10-yard pass.

High School: Four-year letterwinner at Spencer County High School ... Three-year starter under Coach Wes Napper ... Played running back, quarterback, wide receiver and defensive back for the Bears ... Named all-district as a kick returner and running back ... Lettered three years in track as a sprinter ... Class 2A 100-meter state champion in 2009 ... Honor-roll student.

Personal: Born in Cleveland, Miss. ... Son of Wille Smith and Montubua Vasser-Smith ... Major is kinesiology.
Erico Says ... My favorite TV show is: The Cosby Show ... Other than the NFL, my dream job is: being a strength and conditioning coach at UK ... My favorite part of game day is: the opening kickoff ... My hidden talent is: writing poetry ... Something people might not know about me is: I played the violin and saxophone.

2014 National Signing Day Commonwealth Stadium