UNLV CAREER Smith enters his first season in the Runnin' Rebel program in 2013-14 ... Was named the Mountain West Preseason Freshman of the Year.
HIGH SCHOOL A 2013 graduate of Deer Valley High School in Antioch, Calif. ... Ranked as a Top-100 recruit by ESPN.com ... Averaged 27.5 points, 6.7 assists, 5.4 rebounds and 2.4 steals per game, while shooting 46 percent from the field as a senior ... Played in 27 games as a senior and recorded 25 or more points on 12 occasions with a season-high of 52 ... Helped the Wolverines to a league and sectional championship ... Earned first team all-league honors as a senior ... Also played for the Oakland Soldiers (AAU).
PERSONAL Kendall Clay Smith was born Sept. 18, 1995, in San Francisco, Calif. ... Son of Kirkland and Qwivander Smith ... Has not declared a major ... Has three siblings: Quincy (20), Kameron (16) and Kaleb (14).