10 Aaren Smith
10 Aaren Smith
Height: 6'6
Weight: 210
Year: Junior
Hometown: Ellicott City, MD
High School: Brewster Academy
Previous College: Rutgers
Position: Forward
Major: Political Science

Season: 1st

@ Rutgers: Played two seasons - 2016-17 and 2017-18...made his collegiate basketball debut in RU's Dec. 6, 2016 win over Central Connecticut State...in 2017-18 he played in five games, totaling 11 minutes...had four rebounds...made season debut against CCNY (Nov. 10), with a steal and an assist.

High School: Spent postgraduate season at Brewster Academy in Wolfeboro, N.H., under head coach Jason Smith…a 2015 graduate of Mount Hebron High School in Ellicott City, Md.…earned Second Team All-County recognition and was the most valuable player at the 2014 Northeast Holiday Tournament…also played one season of football for the Vikings...Honor Roll student throughout all of high school with an overall GPA of 3.0 or better.

Personal: Son of Sherman and Denise Smith...has one sister, Taylor...Political Science major who's career ambition is to become a lawyer...favorite hobby is cooking...enjoys watching football, olympic track and soccer...favorite food is chicken...favorite movie is Superfly...favorite TV show is Breaking Bad...favorite music artist is Chris Brown...chose UDC for the opportunity to play basketball competitively and stay close to his loved ones...favorite part about UDC is that it's in the city..greatest athletic experience was reaching the Big 10 Tournament Quarterfinals while at Rutgers...dream as a college athlete is to play in an NCAA Tournament and win it all.