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Matt Smith Athlete Profile

#87 Matt Smith

Matt Smith
Position: Wide Receiver Height: 6-2 Weight: 185 Roster Years: 2002-2006 Hometown: Missoula, MT Last School: Hellgate High School


Parents are Carla and Stephen Smith ... one of six children ... served a Church mission to Angeles, Phillipines ... an Eagle Scout ... wife's name is Shaunte ... recruited by Montana State and Montana.

Before BYU

A first-team all-state selection at Hellgate High School ... also earned all-conference first-team honors as a receiver and second-team all-conference honors as a kick return specialist ... also lettered in basketball and track.

2002 | Freshman Year

Contributed as a member of the practice squad.

2003 | Redshirt Year

Garnered praise from coaches for his performance during spring drills ... credited with 8 receptions for 88 yards during two different spring scrimmages ... recorded 5 receptions for 38 yards in the Cougars second spring scrimmage.

2004 | Sophomore Year

Contributed during the regular season as a valuable member of the practice squad ... participated in spring drills ... recorded a team-leading three receptions for 43 yards, including a 22-yard reception in the annual Blue-White spring scrimmage.

2005 | Junior Year

Did not compete during the season recovering from a knee injury.