Senior (2011): Made the start and caught six passes for 60 yards in season opener vs. UCLA ... Ranks No. 46 in NCAA in receptions per game (6.0).
Junior (2010): Played in nine games ... Hauled in four passes for 86 yards against MSU ... Paced the team with 89 yards on five receptions and a touchdown against Memphis.
Sophomore (2009): Appeared in 12 games with a start against C-USA rival Southern Miss ... Made his season debut against Northwestern State during the season opener ... Caught an 8-yard pass against the Demons ... Recorded three catches for 56 yards, including a long of 47 yards against C-USA rival Memphis ... Snared four receptions for 53 yards against C-USA rival Rice during the regular-season finale.
Redshirt Freshman (2008): Appeared in nine games with starts against C- USA rivals, Tulane, Tulsa and UTEP ... Made his collegiate debut against Southern during the season opener ... Hauled in an 8-yard catch against the Jaguars ... Earned his first collegiate start against C-USA rival Tulane during the annual Homecoming game. Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl: Recorded two catches for 25 yards against Air Force.
Freshman (2007): Sat out as a redshirt.
High School: Competed for head coach Bart King at Velma Jackson Magnet High ... Was a Velocity/PrepStar All-Region honoree by PrepStar Magazine ... As a junior, racked up close to 1,000 all-purpose yards... Named All-State and All-District as a junior ... Two-time member of the All-State squad ... Posted a best of 6-6 in the high jump and was a member of the 4x100 relay team that finished second at the state meet.
Personal: Full name is Eddie Jordan Smith... Born Sept. 14, 1988, in Jackson, Miss... Son of Eddie and Robbie Smith ... Majoring in retailing and consumer science.
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