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  LaQuentin Smith
LaQuentin Smith

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Orlando, Fla.

High School:
Dr. Phillips

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 280

Position:
DL

08/21/2013

Football Training Camp: What They're Saying: August 21

Transcript from Wednesday's practice

08/15/2013

Football Training Camp: What They're Saying: August 15

Panthers and Florida State to kick off 2013 campaign in just 18 days

03/05/2013

Football opens spring drills eyeing first season of ACC play

Coach Chryst has 15 practices scheduled beginning March 5.

08/07/2012

Pitt Training Camp Day 2 Report

The Panthers continued their preseason preparations on Tuesday.

03/14/2012

Panthers Prepare to Open Spring Football Drills

Pitt begins practice under Paul Chryst on Thursday, March 15.

09/22/2012

Pittsburgh vs. Gardner-Webb - AP Photo Gallery

Pittsburgh vs. Gardner-Webb - AP Photo Gallery

09/01/2012

Pittsburgh vs. Youngstown State (9/1/12)

Pittsburgh vs. Youngstown State (9/1/12)

04/27/2012

Blue-Gold Game (AP)

Images from the annual culmination of spring practice, held on April 14 at North Hills' Martorelli Stadium

2013: Played in 11 games as a reserve defensive tackle...had one tackle on the season (vs. Florida State).

2012: Played in seven games as a reserve defensive tackle and had three stops on the season...had one tackle in the Youngstown State, Gardner-Webb and Ole Miss (BBVA Compass Bowl) games.

2011: Played in eight games as a true freshman reserve linebacker...had six tackles, 1.5 TFLs and a sack on the year...had a season-high two stops and a five-yard sack in the Cincinnati game.

HIGH SCHOOL: All-Central Florida performer who totaled 78 tackles, three fumble recoveries and two interceptions as a senior at Dr. Phillips...finished as school's all-time leader in fumble recoveries with 10 for his career...listed No. 15 on the Orlando Sentinel Central Florida "Super60"...All-Orange County... rated one of the top 105 prospects in Florida by SuperPrep...SuperPrep All-Dixie Team...rated one of the nation's top 25 middle linebackers by Scout...led Dr. Phillips to a 14-1 record and berth in the Florida Class 6A championship game as a senior...team went 35-4 his final three seasons, winning three consecutive Metro Conference championships, three consecutive district titles and one regional championship...team also had a 28-game regular-season winning streak...played under Coach Dale Salapa...an all-state performer in track...letterman for basketball team that went 27-6 and finished as the state runner-up.

PERSONAL: LaQuentin Jermaine Smith II, born 9/16/92, is the son of Rhonda Jackson and LaQuentin Smith Sr....has three sisters and two brothers...administration of justice major.

Defense
G GS UT AT TOT TFL SACKS FR INT PBU
2011 8 0 3 3 6 1.5-5 1.0 0 0 0
2012 7 0 2 1 3 0-0 0.0 0 0 0
2013 11 0 0 1 1 0-0 0.0 0 0 0
Career 26 0 5 5 10 1.5-5 1.0 0 0 0