Roscoe Smith
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Roscoe Smith

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Baltimore, Md.

High School:
Oak Hill Academy

Last College:
Connecticut

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 215

Position:
Forward

Birthdate:
05/01/1991

Experience:
RS

03/05/2014

Rebels Fall To No. 10 San Diego State, 73-64

Khem Birch had 16 points, 10 rebounds and six blocked shots in UNLV's regular-season home finale.

02/22/2014

UNLV Falls In Overtime At Boise State, 91-90

Deville Smith's game-winning shot is waved off after review.

01/18/2014

Runnin' Rebels Fall At No. 10 San Diego State, 63-52

UNLV splits tough road trip this week with loss Saturday after winning at New Mexico on Wednesday.

12/28/2013

Runnin' Rebels Roll Past Cal State Fullerton, 83-64

Roscoe Smith recorded his ninth double-double of the season with 17 points and 14 rebounds as UNLV won its sixth straight game.

11/19/2013

UNLV Falls To Arizona State, 86-80

The Runnin' Rebels had five players score in double figures, led by Roscoe Smith's 18 points and 21 rebounds.

02/19/2014

UNLV vs. New Mexico

UNLV men's basketball

02/08/2014

UNLV vs. Wyoming

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02/01/2014

Boise State at UNLV

Boise State at UNLV photos by USA TODAY Sports

01/29/2014

UNLV vs. San Jose State

UNLV men's basketball

01/25/2014

UNLV vs. Fresno State

UNLV took down Fresno State 75-73 in overtime

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UNLV CAREER
Smith enters his second season in the Runnin' Rebel program in 2012-13 ... Transferred from Connecticut following the 2011-12 season ... Practiced with the Runnin' Rebels in 2012-13 but sat out of games as a redshirt.

SOPHOMORE (2012-13) - REDSHIRT
Used the 2012-13 season as a redshirt year after transferring to UNLV from Connecticut.

SOPHOMORE (2011-12) - CONNECTICUT
In two years at Connecticut, he appeared in 74 games ... As a sophomore he played in 33 contests, made 14 starts, and averaged 4.4 points and 3.4 rebounds in just over 18 minutes played per game ... In Big East Conference play, he averaged 5.3 points and 3.2 rebounds per game.

FRESHMAN (2010-11) - CONNECTICUT
As a freshman at UConn, he was a starter on the 2011 National Championship team ... Played in 41 games, started 33, and averaged 6.3 points, 5.2 rebounds and 1.2 blocks in 25.2 minutes per game ... He averaged 5.7 points, 5.5 rebounds and 1.5 blocks per game during the 2011 NCAA Tournament, and he tied a career high with four blocked shots in the national title game against Butler.

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2010 graduate of Oak Hill Academy in Mouth of Wilson, Va. ... Averaged 18.6 points and 8.2 rebounds per game at Oak Hill, where he was coached by Steve Smith ... Led the Warriors to a No. 12 national ranking ... A 2010 Jordan-Brand All-American ... Ranked as the nation's No. 5 small forward in the class of 2010 by Scout, 34th overall by ESPN, 37th by Rivals and No. 7 at his position by both ESPN and Rivals ... Averaged 21.4 points and 11.0 rebounds per game as a junior at Walbrook High School in Baltimore, Md.

PERSONAL
Roscoe R. Smith was born May 1, 1991, in Baltimore, Md. ... Majoring in sociology ... The son of Brian and Gaynel Thompson.

 
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