Issac Smith III
Issac Smith III


Chicago, Ill.

Last College:
Lee College (Tex.)

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 170


2013-14: Played in 26 games, starting 13 ... team-high 56 assists with 48 rebounds ... averaged 5.8 ppg and 22 mpg ... shot 75% from free-throw line (39-for-52) ... fifth on team in steals (21) ...season-high 19 points and two shots at Iowa (Nov. 19) ... seven games with atleast 10 points ... career-high seven rebounds vs. Wilmington (Dec. 29) ... posted six assists against Purdue (Dec. 17) and Mississippi State (Jan. 2)

2011-12: Spent the 2011-12 season with Lee College (Tex.) ... played in six games ... averaged four points

2010-11: Spent the 2010-11 season with Eastern Illinois University ... averaged 12.8 minutes and 2.1 points in 26 games as a freshman ... had a career-high 15 points, four rebounds and two assists at Morehead State (2/10) ... shot over 85-percent from the free-throw line ... started eight of last 15 games

High School/Club:Played at Chicago St. Leo Catholic High School for head coach Noah Cannon... as a junior helped team post a 27-5 record as they finished 4th at IHSA Class 3A State Tournament... named to All-Chicago Catholic League team after guiding team to Catholic League North championship... averaged 18 points, 6 assists, 4 rebounds and 3 steals as a junior... as a senior helped team post a 19-11 record in IHSA Class 2A falling in the regional championship... named All-Catholic League... averaged 12.9 points, 5.2 assists, 4 rebounds and 3 steals as a senior including a 32-point night against De La Salle ... was a long jumper on the track team

Personal: Born on July 4, 1992 in Chicago, Ill ... son of Lesli Holmes and Isaac Smith, Sr. ... has five sisters, Iana, Bria, Iman, Dominique and Princess ... has three brothers Shawn, Isaiah and Iquan ... nicknam is "Ice" ...major is General Studies ... named Leo Man of the Year at Leo High School as a senior ... pre-game routine includes eating swedish fish and listening to music ... personal best sports moment was scoring 37 points with 10 rebounds and 11 assists on high school senior night ... lists his father and son as the people that have influenced him the most ... plans to become a professional basketball player following graduation from UMES ... best advice recieved is "proper preperation prevents poor performance" ... hobbies outside sports include playing with his sons and daughter ... favorite movie is He Got Game ... personal atheltic goal for the season is to become a leader and prove people wrong who have doubted him