Sophomore quarterback Chandler Whitmer threw for 219 yards and the Huskies scored touchdowns on offense, defense and special teams to beat UMass 37-0.
Looks to be a boost to the Husky receiving corps after missing all of last year...Will wear No. 6 this season in memory of Jasper Howard.
2011: Did not participate.
2010: Team's leading receiver with 46 receptions for 615 yards and two touchdowns in 13 games played - all starts ... Had a season-high seven receptions against Temple (Sept. 18) ... had four receptions for 130 yards and a TD against Buffalo (Sept. 25) ... Had six receptions for 56 yards in key win over West Virginia (Oct. 29) ... Also had six receptions for 58 yards in win at USF (Dec. 4) ... Had a touchdown receptions vs. Texas Southern (Sept. 11) ... Caught four passes for 20 yards against Oklahoma in the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl (Jan. 1).
2009: Played in 10 regular season games and made three starts in 2009...had 15 receptions for 170 yards...had eight receptions for 82 yards in win vs. Rhode Island (Sept. 26)...his other multiple reception game was against Pittsburgh (Oct. 10) with three receptions for 25 yards.
2008: Earned a letter as a true freshman along with classmate Jordan Todman ... Played in all 13 games and started the regular season finale against Pittsburgh (Dec. 6) ... had 12 catches on the year for 137 yards ... Had three receptions for 32 yards in collegiate debut vs. Hofstra (Aug. 28) ... Had two receptions in three-straight games - vs. North Carolina (Oct. 4), Rutgers (Oct. 18) and Cincinnati (Oct. 25).
High School: Named second-team All-Texas for Class 5A ... A finalist for the Touchdown Club of Houston's Offensive Player of the Year ... Named second-team All-Greater Houston ... Made the all-district team ... Selected for the 2007 Space City All-Star Game ... A Houston Chronicle Player to Watch ... Had 74 catches as a senior for 1,024 yards with 11 touchdowns ... Team captain.
Personal Profile: Michael Dale Smith, Jr. ... Born on August 22, 1990 ... A pre-kinesiology major.
MICHAEL SMITH'S CAREER HIGHS Most Receptions, game: 8, vs. Rhode Island, 9/26/09 Most Rec. Yards, game: 130, vs. Buffalo, 9/25/10 Longest Reception: 56, vs. Buffalo, 9/25/10