C-USA Freshman of the Week (Feb. 4, 2013)
UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON
Finished her career at Houston ranked in the top-30 in seven statistical categories including 3-point field goal attempts (2nd, 575), 3-point field goals made (5th, 143), minutes played (6th, 3,346), games played (12th, 118), games started (13th 87), assists (13th, 260) and steals (22nd, 138)...Scored 10 points in Houston's regular season opener, at College of Charleston (11/13)... Played all 40 minutes and dished seven assists in a win over Louisiana-Lafayette (11/22), matching a career high... Scored 17 points in a tight battle with No. 24/23 George Washington (11/26)... Paced the club with 13 points vs. Wright State (11/27)... Hit several clutch shots as the Coogs defeated Rice (12/5), giving Smith and the senior class a perfect career record against the Owls... Scored eight points in a victory at Incarnate Word (12/7)...After missing four games due to a concussion, she scored double-figures in the next three games including 11 at USF (1/27), and 10 at both Cincinnati (1/30) and UCF (2/3)
Played in all 30 games, with 25 starts... Scored 6.7 points per game, fourth on the team... Led the club with 42 3-point field goals and 92 assists... Averaged 3.1 assists per game... Finished the year at 27.6 percent (71-for-257) from the floor and 25.9 percent (42-for-162) from 3-point territory... Led the Cougars with 36 steals and 1.2 steals per game... Ended the season with 111 career 3-point field goals, seventh-best in Houston history... Scored in double-figures nine times and led the Coogs in scoring on six occasions... Started the season by scoring in double-figures in the first four games... Led the Coogs with 10 points in a season-opening win at North Texas (11/14)... Also pulled down five rebounds against the Mean Green... Led UH with 16 points, including four 3-pointers, against Incarnate Word (11/17)... Finished with 10 points and a career-high six assists against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (11/21)... Drained a trio of 3-pointers and scored 12 points vs. Idaho State (11/28) at the San Juan Shootout... Paced the Cougars in assists in 11 consecutive games from Nov. 29 - Jan. 7... Scored eight points and dished four assists in a win over Rice (12/3)... Had the assist on the game-winning 3-pointer by Alexia Sanders... Took an inbounds pass with :5.5 left on the clock, sprinted past the timeline and kicked to Sanders on the right wing, with Sanders hitting the game-winner as time expired... Tallied nine points and a career-best five assists vs. Prairie View A&M (12/7)... Recorded four assists at No. 4/5 Texas A&M (12/13)... Led the Cougars with 15 points in a win over UTSA (12/19)... Dished five assists and grabbed seven rebounds against Texas Tech (12/21)... Led the entire Athletes in Action Classic (12/19-21) with 13 total assists... Set a career high with seven assists vs. UCF (12/27)... Scored 10 points and dished six assists in a victory over SMU (1/3)... Had an ironman effort with seven assists in 46 minutes against Cincinnati (1/7)... Drained two 3-pointers against Tulsa (1/17)... Came off the bench and led the Coogs with 22 points against USF (1/21)... Drained six 3-pointers against the Bulls... Hit her 100th career 3-pointer and scored a team-high 13 points vs. Tulane (1/27)... Came on in reserve to hit four 3-pointers and score a team-high 14 points against Tulsa (2/7)... Drained a trio of 3-pointers and scored nine points at Temple (2/14)... Chipped in five points at No. 1/1 UConn (2/17)... Scored three points in the American Championship 1st round against Tulane (3/6) to end the season.
Played in 31 games as a sophomore, including 12 starting nods... Averaged 5.2 points and 2.1 rebounds per game... Was 57-for-243 (23.5%) from the field and 31-for-144 (21.5%) from long range... Averaged 1.4 assists per game... Drained a pair of 3-pointers and scored eight points against Texas A&M (11/17)... Scored 12 points and collected two steals against North Texas (11/20)... Chipped in eight points at Creighton (11/23)... Came off the bench to provide six points, two assists and two steals at Texas State (12/15)... Started off American play with a bang, scoring 15 points against UCF (12/28)... Followed that with 15 more points against USF (12/31)... Connected on four 3-pointers against both Florida schools... Scored 11 points and made three steals against eventual National Champion UConn (1/7)... Drained three treys against the Huskies... Put up seven points and eight rebounds in the return trip to UCF (2/1)... Added 10 points at Cincinnati (2/8)... Drained three trifectas and scored nine points at SMU (2/15)... Scored eight points in each of the last two regular season games, against Memphis (3/1) and Temple (3/3)... Helped Houston to an AAC Tournament victory over Memphis (3/7) with seven points and four assists... Scored three points in the season finale, against Louisville (3/8).
Appeared in all 30 contests as a true freshman while starting in the final 26 games... Led the team and ranked third among freshmen all-time at Houston with 38 made 3-pointers... Averaged 7.8 points, 3.3 rebounds, 1.8 assists and 1.3 steals per game... Shot 30.3% (83-for-274) from the field, 26.8% (38-for-142) from 3-point range and 76.3% (29-for-38) from the free throw line... Also ranked third among Houston freshmen all-time in minutes played (924), fourth in free throw percentage (76.3%), fifth in minutes per game (30.8), sixth in starts, seventh in assists (53), eighth in games played and ninth in assists per game... Scored in double figures in nine contests... Tallied five points, five rebounds and three steals in collegiate debut against Mississippi State (11/9)... Made the most out of her first collegiate start, posting a then-career best 14 points to go with three steals against Southeast Missouri (11/23)... Posted career highs of 24 points and eight rebounds to lead Houston past Texas State (12/22)... Was 10-of-17 from the field and 4-of-8 from distance against the Bobcats... Tallied 13 points and seven boards in Houston's C-USA opening win over Memphis (1/10)... Earned C-USA Freshman of the Week honors on Feb. 4 after averaging 17.5 points per game against SMU (1/31) and Tulane (2/2)... Went off from beyond the arc against the Green Wave, going 7-for-11 for a 23-point performance... Her seven treys were the most by a Cougar since Brittney Scott sank seven 3-pointers on Dec. 5, 2010... Erupted for 18 points and seven rebounds in Houston's upset win over league-leading SMU (2/24)... Was 7-for-15 from the field and 4-for-9 from 3-point range against the Mustangs... Chipped in 11 points and three assists against UCF (3/13) in the opening round of the C-USA Championship.
CEDAR HILL HIGH SCHOOL
Rated a four-star recruit by Premier Basketball Report... Tabbed as the No. 15 overall prospect in the state of Texas by Premier Basketball Report... Named District 5-5A Co-Offensive Player of the Year in 2010-11 after averaging 13.3 points, 3.0 rebounds and 2.7 assists per game... Helped lead Cedar Hill High to a 20-12 record... Named to VYPE Magazine's "DFW Fab 50 Players to Watch" entering senior season... Chose Houston over New Mexico and North Texas.
Full name is Alecia Edell Smith... Born on Oct. 18, 1993, in Dallas, Texas... Daughter of Felicia Crump.
|Career Game Highs (as of 1/7/16)|
|Points||24||vs. Texas State (12/22/12)|
|FG||10||vs. Texas State (12/22/12)|
|FGA||17||vs. Texas State (12/22/12)|
|3FG||7||vs. Tulane (2/2/13)|
|3FGA||11, 2x||last at College of Charleston (11/13/15)|
|FT||5||at Incarnate Word (12/7/15)|
|FTA||6, 2x||last at Incarnate Word (12/7/15)|
|Rebounds||8, 2x||last at UCF (2/1/14)|
|Assists||7, 3x||last vs. Louisiana-Lafayette (11/22/15)|
|Steals||5||vs. Prairie View A&M (12/7/14)|
|Blocks||1, 3x||last vs. Tulsa (2/7/15)|
|Minutes Played||47||at Tulane (2/17/13)|