Completed his Ball State career prior to the 2014 season . . .
2013 (Fr.): Did not see action.
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned three letters in football for Coach Mark Bless at Avon . . . sat out entire senior season with an injury . . . helped team to an 11-2 record as a junior . . . all-state as a junior . . . All-Hoosier Crossroads Conference as a junior . . . Avon's Most Valuable Player as a junior . . . Indiana Football Coaches Association Junior Top-50 . . . tallied 43 pancake blocks as a junior . . . also competed in track and field in the shot put and discus . . . state finalist in the shot put as a junior . . . all-conference and all-county as a junior . . . team captain as a junior.
PERSONAL: Son of David and Alisea Smith . . . one brother . . . owns a 3.8 grade-point average on the school's 4.0 scale . . . born Sept. 15, 1993, in Indianapolis, Ind. . . . full name is Joshua David Smith.