Here is a little bit from the Article and this is his JMU Profile:
Smith played his college football at William & Mary. He was a part of the Tribes' appearance in the 2009 FCS semi-finals in the FCS Playoffs. As a senior, he compiled 47 tackles, one sack and one interception. He played Cornerback for the tribe.
Following his playing days, Smith jumped into coaching serving as a Defensive Graduate Assistant at the University of Texas at San Antonio. The next year he would make a move to Penn State University, serving as a Graduate Assistant, while completing his Master's in Educational Leadership. He was a part of the Nittany Lion squad that won the 2016 Big Ten Championship and earned a selection into the Rose Bowl. In his two year tenure in Happy Valley, Smith worked with eventual NFL players such as Jordan Lucas, Marcus Allen and Trevor Williams.