40 time: 4.6
From: Colton, California
High School: Colton
Smith received a visit this morning at 10 AM from CU coaches Dan Hawkins, Greg Brown and Darian Hagan. We sat and talked for a while and I told them that is where I want to be. They are recruiting me as a free safety but I can also do other positions if they need me there."
Smith is Colorado's third defensive back of the recruiting class and first safety prospect.
As a senior, Jimmy Smith had 53 catches for 1,123 yards and 14 touchdowns. On defense, he had 47 tackles, 10 pass deflections and two interceptions. Smith was named first team all-conference at receiver and first team all-league both ways. As a junior, Smith totaled 47 tackles along with two interceptions, a fumble recovery and an 11.4 yard average on punt returns. The leading receiver on offense, he had 1,083 receiving yards on 45 receptions and was third on the team in scoring and in all-purpose yards with an average of 112 yards a game. "I have great size and speed and the ability to deliver the hits," Smith said.