Austin Smiley

#25 Austin Smiley

HT. 5' 9"
WT. 170
YR. Jr.
HOMETOWN Memphis, Tenn.
Will move to the offensive side of the ball this season, switching to running back after two seasons at corner. 2002: Played in six games ... made two tackles, one at Western Carolina (Sept. 28) and one against Appalachian State (Oct. 5). 2001: Saw action in seven games ... collegiate debut vs. Gardner-Webb (9/22) with one tackle ... season-high two stops at Furman (10/20). 2000: Redshirted. High School: Rushed for 450 yards on 97 carries as a tailback at Kirby High HS ... best game was versus Whitehaven when he gained 138 yards on 12 carries ... averaged 15.7 yards on kickoff returns ... rushed for two touchdowns ... started on both offense and defense as a senior ... honorable mention all-region honors ... team was 7-3 as a senior and 9-4 his junior year. Personal: Son of J.B. and Jackie Smiley ... born June 3, 1982.