De'Veon Smith 4
De'Veon  Smith

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Warren, Ohio

High School:
Howland

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 228

Position:
RB

Experience:
Jr.


11/12/2015

Kornacki: Smith's Football Family Paved His Way

Kornacki: Smith's Football Family Paved His Way

09/26/2015

Kornacki: Big Plays Help Wolverines Make Big Statement

Kornacki: Big Plays Help Wolverines Make Big Statement

09/12/2015

Smith, Stout Defense Smother Beavers for Harbaugh's First U-M Win

Smith, Stout Defense Smother Beavers for Harbaugh's First U-M Win

11/09/2014

Kornacki: Michigan Gets Another 100-Yard Rusher in De'Veon Smith

Kornacki: Football Gets Another 100-Yard Rusher in De'Veon Smith

09/17/2014

Competition, Brotherhood Drive Michigan's Backfield

Competition, Brotherhood Drive Michigan's Backfield

08/30/2014

Football Highlights vs. Appalachian State

Highlights from Michigan's 52-14 win over Appalachian State in the 2014 season opener.

08/22/2014

Countdown to Kickoff - Day 8

Running backs Derrick Green and De'Veon Smith are featured in day eight of the Countdown to Kickoff series.

CAREER GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS

CAREER HIGHS

Rushing
• Attempts:
23- Oregon State, 2015
• Yards:
128 - BYU, 2015
• Long Rush:
61 - Appalachian State, 2014
• Touchdowns:
3 - Oregon State, 2015

At Michigan
• Three-year letterman; Has appeared in 29 games at running back, making 12 starts.
• 2015 All-Big Ten honorable mention

Junior (2015)
• Has appeared in 13 games at running back, making 10 starts
• at Utah (Sept. 3): Rushed the ball 17 times for 47 yards, and added one reception for six yards
• Oregon State (Sept. 12): Ran a career-high 23 times for 127 yards, adding a career-best 3 touchdowns
• UNLV (Sept. 19): Carried the ball 13 times for 33 yards
• BYU (Sept. 26): Ran 18 times for a career-best 128 yards, adding a touchdown
• Northwestern (Oct. 10): Tallied eight carries for 59 yards, adding three catches for 19 yards
• Michigan State (Oct. 17): Rushed 14 times for 46 yards
• at Minnesota (Oct. 31): Ran for 15 yards
• Rutgers (Nov. 7): Rushed 15 times for 73 yards and a touchdown; caught two passes for 45 yards
• at Indiana (Nov. 14): Carried the ball 12 times for 58 yards
• at Penn State (Nov. 21): Rushed 13 times for 39 yards and a touchdown
• Ohio State (Nov. 28): Ran 10 times for 23 yards
• Florida (Jan. 1): Had 25 carries for 109 yards and two touchdowns

Sophomore (2014)
• Earned second varsity letter
• Appeared in 12 games at running back, making two starts
• Carried the ball 108 times for 519 yards and six touchdowns
• Appalachian State (Aug. 30): Posted eight carries for a career high 115 rushing yards and two touchdowns, marking the first two scores of his career; tallied career-long 61-yard run
• at Notre Dame (Sept. 6): Rushed for 31 yards on seven carries
• Miami (OH) (Sept. 13): Posted 44 rushing yards on career-high nine carries
• Utah (Sept. 20): Recorded four carries for 5 yards
• Minnesota (Sept. 27): Tallied 57 yards and a touchdown on nine attempts
• at Rutgers (Oct. 4): Rushed for 31 yards and one touchdown on a career-high 10 carries
• Penn State (Oct. 11): Rushed 12 times for 24 yards; recorded two receptions for 21 yards
• at Michigan State (Oct. 25): Made first career start; recorded 39 yards and one touchdown on 11 carries
• Indiana (Nov. 1): Carried seven times for 21 yards
• at Northwestern (Nov. 8): Set career highs with 18 carries and 121 yards, and also scored a touchdown
• Maryland (Nov. 22): Rushed 10 times for 28 yards

Freshman (2013)
• Earned first varsity letter
• Appeared in four games as a reserve running back
• Also contributed on special teams
• Totaled 26 carries for 117 yards
• Central Michigan (Aug. 31): Carried the ball seven times for 12 yards
• at Northwestern (Nov. 16): Rushed the ball eight times for a career-high 41 yards
• Ohio State (Nov. 30): Carried the ball seven times for 57 yards

Prep
• Attended Howland High School (2013) coached by Dick Angle

Key Statistics
• Set Trumbull County record with 6,750 career rushing yards (breaking former mark of Jimmy Rasey) and had 82 touchdowns
• Had 1,883 yards and 27 touchdowns rushing as a senior
• Rushed 160 times and amassed 2,200 yards and 26 rushing touchdowns as a junior
• Tallied 74 tackles, 10 tackles for loss, five sacks and three interceptions as a junior

Honors and Rankings
• Named AP Division II All-Ohio first team as a senior, as well as Offensive Player of the Year
• Was first team all-county, all-conference, all-district and all-state
• Was finalist for "Mr. Football."

Personal
• De'Veon Le'trell Smith was born on November 8, 1994
• Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts, major undeclared.


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