Darnell Smith
Darnell  Smith

Garland, TX

Last College:
Ellsworth CC

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 203



2014 Bowl Champions

FB: Heart of Dallas Bowl - 2014 Bowl Champions


Final Practice & Top Golf

FB: Heart Of Dallas Bowl - Final Practice & Top Golf


Episode 13

FB: Beyond The Green - Episode 13


Welcome Dinner & Gift Suite

FB: Heart Of Dallas Bowl - Welcome Dinner & Gift Suite


Episode 12

FB: Beyond The Green - Episode 12

• Named to the Conference USA Honorable Mention team
• Leading receiver for North Texas with a career-high 70 catches for 791 yards and four TD's
• Ranked fourth in C-USA in receptions and fifth in yards per game
• Made five catches for 75 yards, including a 34-yard TD catch in the Heart of Dallas Bow victory
• Had the most receiving yards by a Mean Green player since 2008
• Was named Midseason All-C-USA Third-Team by Phil Steele
• Had a career-high 13 catches for 115 yards against UTSA
• Had a 62-yard touchdown grab against Tulane and 130-yards receiving
• Made nine catches against Ohio and Ball State
• Had a 20-yard touchdown catch at Ohio and 89 yards receiving
• Had two 100-yard receiving games

• Was a former walk-on who earned a scholarship before the season
• Finished as the second-leading receiver with 28 catches and 379 yards and two touchdowns
• In the season finale at WKU, he had five catches for 49 yards and a touchdown
• Made his first career touchdown catch against ULM
• In that game, Smith had seven catches for 72 yards
• Grabbed a career-high seven catches for 107 yards against Arkansas State
• Notched his first 100-yard reception of his career
• Had two receptions for 76 yards against MTSU, including a 41-yard catch
• Had two catches for 28 yards against Houston
• Made his first career reception against Texas Southern

Junior College:
• Attended Ellsworth Community College in Iowa Falls, Iowa
• Coached by Mike Virden
• Named second-team all-conference after making 34 receptions for 507 yards and five touchdowns in 2011.

High School:
• Attended South Garland High School in Garland, Texas
• Coached by Mickey Moss
• Was a first-team all-district selection his junior year with 786 yards receiving and nine touchdowns,helping South Garland to a 10-3 record and a third-round playoff berth
• Also earned first-team all-district honors his senior year, making five touchdown catches.

North Texas Mean Green