Plans Fall Through For Smith and IU

Butler Community College linebacker and IU signee Vernon Smith was expected to be an immediate contributor for Coach Terry Hoeppner and the Hoosiers this fall, but that won't be happening after all...
June 9, 2006

Vernon Smith Talks About IU Commitment

Indiana's most recent commit, junior college linebacker Vernon Smith, talks about his official visit to Bloomington and his decision to verbally commit to the Hoosiers.
January 29, 2006

Highly Ranked JUCO Linebacker Visiting IU

JUCO middle linebacker Vernon Smith is on Indiana's campus this weekend and could wind up adding his name to Indiana's 2006 commitment list...
January 28, 2006

Pig plans on playing for Pitt

The lack of playmakers on defense has been one of the glaring problems this year for the Pittsburgh Panthers. Pittsburgh may be able to look at one of its past recruits for some help.
October 6, 2005

One on One: Vernon "Pig" Smith

Fort Lauderdale (Fla.) Dillard linebacker Vernon "Pig" Smith, 5-11 and 235 pounds, was hoping to be roaming the field for the Pittsburgh Panthers this season. Unfortunately for Smith he did not score high enough on the SAT. Enter into the picture Butler Community College in El Dorado, Kansas.
December 10, 2004

Pittsburgh recruit has standout JUCO season

Former Dillard (Fla.) linebacker and Pittsburgh recruit Vernon Smith (5-11, 235, 4.6) has resurfaced at Butler (Kan.) Community College as a starting freshman linebacker for the Grizzlies.
December 6, 2004