Football press conference quotes
Football press conference quotes - Sept. 24
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A forceful run blocker who can develop into a polished pass protector ... Is No. 1 at center on the depth chart ... Came to SDSU expecting to play offensive tackle.
2012: Played in 12 of the team's 13 games, mostly on special teams ... Also got a start at tight end vs. UNLV ... Only game he missed was the opener at Washington.
2011: Utilized his redshirt season.
High School: A three-star recruit by Rivals.com ... Received a Scouts, Inc. grade of 73 ... A 2010-11 all-CIF Southern Section selection ... Was a team captain for one season ... An all-county and all-Inland Empire elite honoree ... A first-team all-Citrus Belt League selection following his junior and senior seasons ... Redlands player of the week on Oct. 24, 2009.
Personal: Born March 24, 1993, in Redlands, Calif. ... Son of Sharon Wood and Jimmy Smith ... Also considered USC, Hawai'i, Colorado State and New Mexico State ... Went to the same high school as Aztec junior defensive lineman Jordan Thomas ... Planning to major in sports management with a minor in kinesiology.