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Height: 6'4"
Weight: 270
Year: Redshirt Junior
City/State: Little Silver, N.J.
High School: Red Bank Catholic


2019: Reserve center ... made shift from OT to C in spring drills ... in three career games, has played 19 total snaps.

2018: Played in two games ... saw action against N.C. Central and Temple ... on the field for 10 snaps.

2017: Played in one game ... saw action against N.C. Central ... on the field for nine snaps.

2016: Did not see game action.

PRIOR TO DUKE: Three-year letterman at Red Bank Catholic High School under head coach Jim Portela ... four-star prospect by ... three-star prospect according to, and ... ranked as the No. 28 offensive tackle in the country by, No. 44 by and No. 47 by ... played in the 2016 Semper Fidelis All-American Game and helped the East squad to a 28-13 victory ... served as team captain and earned first team All-Shore Conference honors as a senior ... as a junior, helped Red Bank Catholic to the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) Non-Public Group III championship for the school’s first NJSIAA football title since 1976 ... following junior campaign, earned second team all-state honors from The Star Ledger ... a first team all-shore pick by both Asbury Park Press and Shore Sports Network as team finished the year with a 12-1 record ... helped the Caseys to a school single-season record 543 points ... helped pave the way for 4,289 yards of total offense, good for an average of 357.4 yards per game ... as a sophomore, helped squad to an 11-1 record and berth in the NJSIAA Non-Public Group III semifinals ... team captured the Shore Conference title with a 7-0 record ... also lettered in basketball.

PERSONAL: Born October 27, 1997 ... majoring in political science ... son of Linda and Christian Smith ... father played football at Boston University ... uncle, Kevin Smith, played football at Northwestern University ... uncle, James Smith, played football at Bloomsburg University ... uncle, Brian Smith, played football at the University of Rhode Island.

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The Duke Football Report 8/26/19
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