An athletic receiver who was a special teams contributor in 2014 and saw increased action on offense toward the end of the year... Will compete for more playing time on offense as a senior.
2014 (Click Here for Game-by-Game Statistics): Played in all 13 games, coming away with two receptions for 14 yards, while he had five special teams tackles, including four on kickoff coverage... First-career reception was a five-yarder at West Virginia before hauling in a nine-yard catch against Kansas.
COMMUNITY COLLEGE: Played two seasons at Santa Rosa, including the final year under head coach Lenny Wagner... Ranked as the nation’s fifth-best community-college wide receiver by ESPN... Named an All-Nor-Cal Conference performer in 2013 after hauling in 41 receptions for 841 yards and five touchdowns, while he rushing seven times for 27 yards and another touchdown... Also returned 28 kickoffs for a 21.1-yard average with a 98-yard touchdown and eight punts for a 6.4-yard average and a 58-yard touchdown... Had a solid freshman campaign as well, catching 32 passes for 312 yards and two touchdowns.
HIGH SCHOOL: Prepped at Dunbar under head coach Lawrence Smith... Helped team earn a 13-1 record as a senior and win a Maryland 1A State Championship.
PERSONAL: Andre R. Smith was born November 30, 1993, in Baltimore, Maryland... Son of Lonnie Davis, Jr. and Andrea Scott... Plans on majoring in social science.