Source: Smith To SEC Program

Duke Crews worked him over and helped the cause. The Tennessee Volunteers have another Top 50 pledge, this one comes from the Motor City.

Duke Crews knew it on Sunday or at least he had a good idea it was going to happen. "I think its close," Crews said at the Boo Williams Invitational.

What Crews was referring to is a commitment by Detroit King Ramar Smith to the Tennessee Volunteers. Crews, who will appear on Fox Sports South's "Countdown To Signing Day" this Wednesday, was quite proud of himself and his efforts over the weekend.'s No. 36 prospect was on campus at Tennessee as the Volunteers hosted Smith.

On Monday morning, a source confirmed the news to Ramar Smith is a Volunteer.

The 6-foot-3 Smith is a four-year starter and the Detroit News describes him as one of the PSL's most dominant players the last 3 seasons. He'll be a Top 50 recruit when releases its final rankings in a few weeks.

Smith joins Crews, Wayne Chism and Marques Johnson as Top 100 recruits headed to Knoxville to play for Bruce Pearl next season. The Vols also have guard Josh Tabb out of prep school in the mix and committed to come.

Smith averaged 23.4 points, 6.5 rebounds and 5 assists as a senior for King. He was once committed to Connecticut but the verbal evaporated and he went back on the board with programs like Arkansas and a host of others getting in the mix for his services.

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