"I like the campus," he began. "They asked how interested I was in their school. Their defensive line coach is the recruiter who is in charge of Baton Rouge prospects.
North Texas is showing significant interest.
"I talked to Coach (Justin) Gaines on the phone and they're very interested," said Smart (6-2, 275). "I sent them my stuff, and they said to look for an offer soon. They want me to come to their camp in June.
"Colorado's coach sent me a message on Facebook today, asking how I'm doing. He said I've been the subject of discussion in their office."
Smart led a resurrection at Scotlandville in 2011. The Hornets went from a sub-.500 program in '10 to a Class 5A playoff team and the future looks bright at the north Baton Rouge program.