Cole Smith

Number32
ClassJr.
PositionF
Height6-7
HometownBurlington, Colo.
Prev. SchoolOtero JC (Burlington HS)

Statistics

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Season  GP-GS  Min--Avg  FG-FGA   Pct 3FG-FGA   Pct  FT-FTA   Pct  Off Def  Tot  Avg  PF FO   A  TO Blk Stl  Pts  Avg
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2009-10 27-26  590 21.9 124-246  .504   0-4    .000  69-159  .434   46 126  172  6.4  92  6  37  61  15  29  317 11.7
2008-09 24-5   419 17.5  84-149  .564   0-2    .000  58-105  .552   43  69  112  4.7  76  6  18  36   6  20  226  9.4

Notes:

2009-10: Smith was named RMAC First Team All-Academic. ... During the season Cole, had three double-double games in points and rebounds. ... He ranks sixth in the RMAC for rebounding ( 6.8 per game) and eighth in defensive rebounds with 126 (4.7 per games). ... Smith is ranked thirteenth in the school record book for career rebounds with 284. ... He is tied for fifteenth in career blocks (21) and is ranked thirteenth for rebounds in a season (172). ... Smith led the team in scoring (11.7 points per game), rebounding (6.4 per game), and steals (29). ... He was third in blocks (15) and fifth in assists (37). ... He had career/season highs in points (24) and rebounds (14) against Colorado State-Pueblo on December 18. ... He also had a career/season high in assists (4) against Regis on February 27. ... On January 23, Smith tied his career high in blocks with three against Metro State. ... He had a season high of two steals on 11 occasions.

2008-09: Smith was named Third Team RMAC All-East. ... He played in 23 games, starting five, in his first year at UCCS. ... He led the team in field-goal percentage with 57.2, tied for the most double-doubles on the team with three, and is the second leading scorer with 9.7 points per game. ... He averaged 4.8 rebounds per game. ... On Dec. 20 against Nw Mexico-Highlands he had a career-high 23 points. ... He had a career-high 13 rebounds against Western New Mexico on December 13.

Pre UCCS Notes:

Before UCCS: He played for Otero JC his freshman and sophomore year ... Smith was the leading scorer and rebounder on the team his sophomore year ... He averaged 16 points and 6.9 rebounds per game while shooting 57 percent from the field his sophomore year ... He led the Rattlers in scoring, rebounding, free throw attempts, free throws made and field goal percentage ... Smith was the 11th all-time leading scorer with 754 points.

Personal Notes:

Personal: Smith is majoring in Education ... His parents are Greg and Trish Smithand he has two brothers, Jacob (23) and Moose (16).

Stories featuring Cole Smith

January 24, 2013Late rally falls short as UCCS falls to RegisDENVER - Mama said there'd be days like this.
December 18, 2010UCCS Men Say Goodbye to Lions' Den by Setting Records in Win Over CSU-PuebloCOLORADO SPRINGS - Cole Smith grabbed 14 of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs' 51 rebounds as the Mountain Lions said goodbye to the Lions' Den with a 96-88 win over the Colorado State-Pueblo Thunderwolves Friday evening.
November 1, 2010Dangerfield's Mountain Lions picked to finish 10th in RMAC pollRodney Dangerfield must have been a Mountain Lion. Only he got as little respect as Russ Caton and the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs men's basketball program.
March 2, 2010UCCS Can't Find its Level of Perfection in Playoff Loss to Metro StateDENVER - You have to be nearly perfect to beat a great team on its home floor in the playoffs. The Mountain Lions were far from perfect Tuesday evening.
February 27, 2010Jones Comes Up Big as UCCS Qualifies for RMAC Playoffs with Win over RegisDENVER – Nobody ever said this was going to be easy.
February 26, 2010Mountain Lions facing a "win-and-in" scenario after loss to MetroDENVER – The Mountain Lions will be in a familiar position when they face the Regis Rangers on Saturday; the game will be a must-win.
February 19, 2010Mountain Lions bested in bitter defensive struggle with MinesCOLORADO SPRINGS – Friday's game was not a must-win for the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs men's basketball team. After its 67-56 loss to the Colorado School of Mines Orediggers, Saturday's game just became one.
February 13, 2010Fernandez's Big Shots Lift UCCS to Big Win over Chadron StateCOLORADO SPRINGS - Chris Fernandez hit three 3-pointers during a 13-1 run as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs put itself, at least for now, into a spot in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference playoffs with a 66-57 win over the Chadron State Eagles Saturday evening at the Gallogly Events Center.
February 12, 2010Making History Takes Balance and UCCS Gets that in Win over Nebraska-KearneyCOLORADO SPRINGS – University of Colorado at Colorado Springs men's basketball coach Russ Caton got the complete-team effort he had been looking for on Friday and the results were historic.
February 6, 2010UCCS on outside looking in concerning playoff picture after loss to OrediggersGOLDEN, Colo. - The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs' playoff aspirations took a hit Saturday as the Mountain Lions dropped a 91-69 decision to the Colorado School of Mines Orediggers at Lockridge Arena.
February 5, 2010Colorado Christian past Mountain LionsLAKEWOOD, Colo. - Justin Neuhaus scored 16 of his 21 points in the second half to lead the Colorado Christian Cougars to a 70-58 victory over the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Friday evening at the CCU Event Center.
January 30, 2010UCCS Grabs First-Ever Win at Kearney, Improve RMAC Tournament ChancesKEARNEY, Neb. - The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs finally figured out a way to win at Nebraska-Kearney's Health & Sports Center.
January 28, 2010Feilmeier's 3-pointers not enough as UCCS is beaten by Chadron StateCHADRON, Neb. - Presented with a chance to take home a golden goose, the Mountain Lions instead laid an egg.
January 23, 2010Metro State stays perfect vs. UCCSCOLORADO SPRINGS - Apparently, the 35th time is NOT a charm.
January 22, 2010Feilmeier's 3-pointers reward record crowd as UCCS beats Regis in overtimeCOLORADO SPRINGS - Ben Feilmeier nailed a step-back 3-pointer with seven seconds remaining in overtime to lift the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to an 82-79 victory over the Regis Rangers Saturday evening at the Gallogly Event Center.
January 21, 2010Smith named first-team all-academic, five other Mountain Lions honoredUCCS forward Cole Smith was named first-team academic All-Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference while teammate Scott Sublousky was named to the conference's academic second team, the RMAC announced Wednesday.
January 16, 2010Sharp Shooting Allows Mesa State to Stay Unbeaten in RMAC with Win Over UCCSGRAND JUNCTION – The Mesa State Mavericks shot 59.6 percent from the field to remain unbeaten in Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference play with an 81-71 victory over the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Saturday evening at Brownson Arena.
January 15, 2010Fernandez, Smith help UCCS even RMAC record with win over Western StateGUNNISON, Colo. – Chris Fernandez had is second double-double of the season and Cole Smith scored 19 points to lead the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to a 72-64 victory over the Western State Mountaineers Friday evening at Paul Wright Gym.
January 8, 2010Mountain Lion rally falls short as Fort Lewis wins in UCCS Event Center debutCOLORADO SPRINGS - Scott Sublousky's 3-point attempt to tie the game with four seconds left caromed off the back of the rim as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs dropped its first game in the UCCS Event Center, 65-62 to the Fort Lewis Skyhawks on Friday evening.
December 30, 2009Mountain Lions beat South Dakota Mines to salvage split at Perkins ClassicSPEARFISH, S.D. – Alex Snyder, Cole Smith and Luke Hristou combined for 46 points as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs completed its participation in the Perkins Classic Wednesday evening with a 76-67 victory over the South Dakota Mines Hardrockers at the Young Center.
December 29, 2009Black Hills State Knocks Off UCCSSPEARFISH, S.D. – A cold-shooting first half and a huge free throw disparity doomed the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to a 93-70 defeat at the hands of the Black Hills State Yellowjackets Tuesday evening at the Donald E. Young Center.
December 12, 2009CSU-Pueblo Outlasts Mountain LionsPUEBLO, Colo. – Brent Jones led five University of Colorado at Colorado Springs players in double figures, but the road weary Mountain Lions couldn’t keep up with the Colorado State-Pueblo Thunderwolves in a 79-72 loss Saturday evening at Massari Arena.
December 11, 2009New Mexico Highlands' deadly duo combines for 58 points to beat UCCSLAS VEGAS, N.M. – The Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference’s most potent scoring tandem lived up to its billing Friday night as the New Mexico Highlands Cowboys beat the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs 98-82 at the John A. Wilson Complex.
December 5, 2009It's Deja vu all over again as UCCS gets first win against Western New MexicoCOLORADO SPRINGS – A season ago, an winless University of Colorado at Colorado Springs men's basketball team went into Silver City, N.M. and got its first win of the season in its Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference opener by beating Western New Mexico.
November 21, 2009Enos is Enough as Mountain Lions Get Beaten by Black Hills StateCOLORADO SPRINGS - Luke Enos had 21 points, nine rebounds and seven assists to lead the Black Hills State Yellowjackets to an 87-76 win over the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs in the final game of the Marriott Mountain Lion Classic Saturday evening at the Lions' Den.
November 20, 2009Mountain Lions have a Dickens of a time in loss to Colorado CollegeTo borrow from Dickens, for the Colorado College Tigers it was the best of times Friday evening.
November 3, 2009UCCS erases big deficit but falls in OT to Division I Idaho StatePOCATELLO, Idaho – The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs came all the way back from a 16-point second-half deficit before falling 91-87 in overtime to the NCAA Division I Idaho State Bengals in an exhibition game Tuesday evening at Reed Gym.
October 30, 2009UCCS Picked Ninth in Preseason PollA year ago, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs men's basketball team overcame a dismal 0-7 start, rallying to finish with a 10-9 record in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference and qualifying for the conference playoffs for only the third time in school history. Coming into the 2009-10 season, the Mountain Lions lost only two players to graduation from that team and added a strong recruiting class.
March 9, 2009McCollum, Smith honored by RMACFrank McCollum and Cole Smith of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs were named to the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference men’s basketball second- and third-teams, respectively, the conference announced Wednesday.
March 3, 2009Mountain Lions fall to Metro State in first round of RMAC playoffsHistory will have to wait - again.
February 21, 2009UCCS thumped by Orediggers,drop third straight gameGOLDEN, Colo. – Cole Smith led the Mountain Lions with 18 points and eight rebounds but the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs still suffered its third straight loss, 93-65 to the Colorado School of Mines Orediggers Saturday evening at Lockridge Arena.
February 20, 2009Neuhaus' 31 points proves too much for Mountain LionsLAKEWOOD – Justin Neuhaus had 31 points to lead the Colorado Christian Cougars to an 82-75 victory over the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Friday evening at Cougar Fieldhouse.
February 13, 2009Mountain Lions defeat Chadron State,extend winning streak to five gamesCHADRON, Neb. – The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs shot 72.2 percent in the second half to overcome a nine-point deficit and defeat the Chadron State Eagles 71-67 Friday evening at Armstrong Gymnasium.
February 6, 2009Sublousky's 3-pointer in closing secondsgives Mountain Lions third straight winCOLORADO SPRINGS – Scott Sublousky drilled a 3-pointer with 13 seconds remaining to lift the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to a thrilling 76-75 victory over the Colorado School of Mines Orediggers Friday evening at the Lions’ Den.
January 31, 2009McCollum, Mountain Lions step up to grab double-overtime win over ChadronCOLORADO SPRINGS – Frank McCollum had nine points in the two overtimes and came up with a key blocked shot to lead the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to an 80-77 double-overtime victory over the Chadron State Eagles Saturday evening at the Lions’ Den.
January 3, 2009Mountain Lions get carried away with the spirit of giving in loss to ThunderwolvesPUEBLO - The Mountain Lions just shake the Christmas spirit Saturday evening.
December 20, 2008Highlands can't miss in scoring a record-setting win over UCCSCOLORADO SPRINGS – The Mountain Lions got beat at their own game Saturday.
December 19, 2008Mountain Lions win over CSU-Pueblo a rebounding successCOLORADO SPRINGS – For the Mountain Lions, you could call Friday’s win a rebounding success.
December 13, 2008Mountain Lions set 3-point record to earn first win of seasonSILVER CITY, N.M. – The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs made a school-record 15 3-pointers as the Mountain Lions earned their first win of the season, a 102-97 victory over the Western New Mexico Mustangs Saturday evening at Mustang Fieldhouse in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference opener for both teams.
November 29, 2008Mountain Lions fall to 0-5 after loss to Humboldt StateCHICO, Calif. – Nick Weaver had 31 points but the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs men’s basketball team fell to 0-5 on the season with a 98-91 loss to the Humboldt State Lumberjacks Saturday at Chico State’s Acker Gym.
November 1, 2008Fernandez's free throws lift UCCS to win over Johnson & WalesChris Fernandez made two free throws with 4.6 seconds remaining to lift the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to a thrilling 75-73 victory over the Johnson & Wales Wildcats in the Mountain Lions' exhibition opener at the Lions’ Den.
October 28, 2008Season preview: Reinvented Mountain Lions looking to runAccording to Plato, necessity is the mother of invention. University of Colorado at Colorado Springs men’s basketball coach Russ Caton couldn’t agree more.
October 22, 2008Colorado School for the Deaf and Blind welcomes UCCS athletes"Sport has an important role to play in the lives of people. Sport has the power to change the world, the power to inspire, and the power to unite people in a way little else can."--- Nelson Mandela
April 22, 2008Cole Smith first big piece in what will be good recruiting classWhat promises to be a very exciting recruiting class for the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs men's basketball program got its first big piece Tuesday.
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