44 - Andrew Smith
Andrew Smith
Height: 6-11
Weight: 239
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Indianapolis, Ind.
High School: Covenant Christian
Position: C

Quick Hits:  
•Led the state of Indiana in rebounding as a senior in high school in 2008-09 (17.1 rpg).
•Averaged a double-double in each of his final three high school seasons.
•Set 16 school game, season and career records during his four seasons at Covenant Christian High School.
•Finished as his high school’s all-time leading scorer and rebounder.
•One of nine players who share Butler’s single season record for games played (38).
•Finished second in the Horizon League in field goal shooting (.593).

2010-11 Highlights:
Saw action in all 38 games, including 32 as a starter...finished as Butler’s second-leading rebounder and third-leading scorer...scored 10 points in 15 minutes in Butler’s season-opener against Marian...had eight rebounds in a reserve stint at Louisville...came off the bench with seven points and six rebounds against Ball State...had eight points and seven rebounds in a reserve role at Siena...came off the bench with eight points and five rebounds against Evansville...tallied four points and three rebounds at Loyola...scored 10 points and grabbed five rebounds against Duke...had seven points at Xavier...scored nine points against Mississippi Valley State...tallied 10 points, all in the first half, and grabbed five rebounds in Butler’s victory over Stanford...hit all five of his field goal attempts and scored 14 points against Washington State in the championship game of the Diamond Head Classic...hit four of five shots and scored eight points in Butler’s home victory over Valparaiso...recorded first career double-double with a career-high 22 points and 10 rebounds in Butler’s home win over Cleveland State...had seven points and four rebounds in 19 minutes in Butler’s home win over Youngstown State...sparked the Bulldogs with 15 points, six rebounds and two blocked shots at Detroit...led the Bulldogs with 15 points and eight rebounds in 31 minutes at Wright State...hit all five shots that he attempted and finished with 12 points in Butler’s home win over Green Bay...played just 19 minutes with six rebounds and three points at Valparaiso...tallied 11 points and six rebounds at Youngstown State...had 13 points, five rebounds and a career-high three assists in 32 minutes at Cleveland State...scored eight points and grabbed six rebounds against UIC...hit all six shots that he attempted and finished with 15 points in Butler’s home win over Wright State...had four points, eight rebounds, two assists, two steals and a blocked shot in 35 minutes in Butler’s home win over Detroit...shared Butler’s rebounding lead with eight at Green Bay...scored 16 points and shared Butler’s rebounding lead with nine at UIC...came off the bench with career-highs of 11 rebounds, three blocked shots and three steals in a career-high 36 minutes in Butler’s final regular season game against Loyola...had 12 points and shared the team rebounding lead with eight against Cleveland State in the semifinals of the Horizon League Tournament...had six points and led all players with 10 rebounds in the Bulldogs’ Horizon League Tournament championship gave victory over Milwaukee...scored 11 points and shared the team rebounding lead with six in Butler’s second-round NCAA Tournament victory over Old Dominion...scored seven points, including a go-ahead basket with less than three seconds remaining, in Butler’s third-round NCAA victory over Pittsburgh...suffered a sprained ankle against Wisconsin in the Southeast Regional semifinals, but still finished with eight points and six rebounds in 24 minutes of action...had three points and a team-high eight rebounds in 25 minutes of action as a starter against Florida in the Southeast Regional championship game...shared the team lead in rebounding with nine against UConn in the national championship game.

2009-10:  Played in 24 games, including Butler’s final three NCAA Tournament contests...pulled down first collegiate rebound at Northwestern...grabbed three rebounds against Minnesota in the 76 Classic...had three rebounds in 10 minutes against UCLA in the second round of the 76 Classic...scored first collegiate points with a pair of free throws at UAB...tallied a career-high six points in 11 minutes in Butler’s home victory over Green Bay...came off the bench with five point and three rebounds in six minute in Butler’s home win over Youngstown State...recorded first career assist at UIC...played nine minutes and had one blocked shot in Butler’s home win over Loyola...came off the bench with four rebounds and two points in Butler’s home win over UIC...had two points and a rebound in Butler’s final regular season game at Valparaiso...scored two points and had a blocked shot in three minutes against Wright State in the title game of the 2010 Speedway Horizon League Men’s Basketball Championship...came off the bench with three points and two rebounds in a career-high 12 minutes against Kansas State...had one point and one rebound in three minutes against Michigan State in the national semifinals.

High School:  Second team National Christian Schools Athletic Association (NCSAA) All-American as a senior at Covenant Christian High School…chosen to the NCSAA Super Regional Team…honorable mention All-State as a senior…named the Indianapolis Star All-City Player of the Year in 2008-09…averaged 23.3 points as a senior…led the state in rebounding with a 17.1 average in final prep season…tied for 17th in the state in blocked shots (2.3) as a senior…averaged 14.5 points, 10.6 rebounds and 2.8 blocked shots as a junior…chosen to play in the Hoosiers’ Reunion All-Star Classic following his senior season…selected to play in the North/South Indiana All-Star Classic and the 22nd Annual Hoosier Basketball Top 60 Senior Boys Workout in 2009…High School Coach:  Scott Flatt.