"Yeah, I just called Coach Fickell," Smith said. "He said he looked at my information and wanted to offer. I told him thanks and I was honored."
He says he likes the Buckeyes, but his brother being there is not a factor.
"Everybody's trying to say that," he explained, "but I'm just keeping my options open right now. I don't really have a team that's a favorite."
He does have a big goal in mind though, one that involves where he will rank at his position when the 2013 rankings debut next year.
"I want to be number one!"