Smith motivated for UNLV

Adonis Smith is motivated for Friday's game against UNLV. Read on to see what he says about that motivation, learning the playbook, and more.
August 25, 2014

Smith To Transfer From Northwestern

Northwestern announced on Wednesday that sophomore running back Adonis Smith has announced his intentions to transfer from the program.
February 22, 2012

Persa Again Listed As Questionable

Dan Persa is listed as 'questionable' on the Northwestern injury report, while seven other players are listed as 'out' for Saturday's game.
September 15, 2011

Smith Adds New Dimension

It's hard to say a team with 17 returning starters looks different, but you can make that case for Northwestern. First-year strength and conditioning coach Jay Hooten has drawn praise for getting the team in pristine shape during the offseason. One of the biggest beneficiaries of the new workout program was sophomore running back Adonis Smith, who has added a new dimension in his game.
August 18, 2011

Bigger And Stronger

Northwestern running back Adonis Smith describes how he improved during the offseason.
August 17, 2011

Carrying The Load

Northwestern's offense will need more than Dan Persa this season. The Wildcats will need a running game to help their all-conference quarterback.
August 12, 2011

Off To Camp

Northwestern starts up the season on Monday afternoon with their first practice. The team will come together on the practice field for the first time since April as they prepare for the season. After an eventful offseason, the start of camp brings a number of interesting storylines surrounding the Wildcats this season.
August 7, 2011

Back in the saddle

The Wildcats didn't get the running back they got, and they did get the one they didn't. Make sense? Adonis Smith's recent decommitment from Washington State – and ensuing commitment to NU – was the latest twist in what has been an unpredictable running back recruiting class. Purple Reign looks closer at Smith's decision and the Cats' wild RB recruiting season.
January 26, 2010