Davon Smart, a 6-1, 190 running back out of Hackensack High School has verballed to Rutgers. Smart had offers from Connecticut, Pittsburgh, Temple and others.
As a junior he finished the year with 1,200 yards and 18 touchdowns. Playing cornerback on defense, Smart picked off one pass. He's a sub 11.0 kid in the 100m event during track season.
Smart received late interest from North Carolina, Iowa, NC State and Boston College.
Davon had visited Rutgers on December 12th. Smart was hosted by his former teammate Jean Beljour and hung out with many of the recruits.
His relationship with the coaching staff was one of the keys to his commit