Justin Smith Archive

Durham Jr., Smith help lead Lightning to win in Derby Festival Basketball Classic

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – It’s been a busy couple of weeks for Al Durham Jr. and Justin Smith following the coaching change in Bloomington. But after both players reaffirmed their commitments to the Hoosiers following meetings with Archie Miller, Saturday’s Derby Festival ...

Video: Al Durham Jr., Justin Smith talk Derby Festival Basketball Classic win

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Class of 2017 Indiana signees Al Durham Jr. and Justin Smith were teammates on Saturday evening in the Derby Festival Classic Basketball Classic. Smith scored 15 points and Durham Jr. added 10 as the Lightning team beat ...

Video: Al Durham Jr., Justin Smith at Derby Festival Night of the Future Stars

NEW ALBANY, Ind. – Class of 2017 Indiana signees Al Durham Jr. and Justin Smith participated in the Derby Festival Basketball Classic Night of the Future Stars on Friday night at Indiana University Southeast. Durham Jr. and Xavier signee Naji ...

Video: Al Durham Jr., Justin Smith address media at Derby Festival practice

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Class of 2017 Indiana signees Al Durham Jr. and Justin Smith will be teammates next winter in Bloomington and are also teammates for this weekend’s Derby Festival Basketball at Freedom Hall. Both players arrived in the Derby ...

Pair of IU signees set to participate in Derby Festival Basketball Classic

Two IU class of 2017 signees – Al Durham Jr. and Justin Smith – will participate in this weekend’s Derby Festival Basketball Classic in Louisville. The 44th annual Derby Festival Classic will tip off on Saturday night at 7 p.m. ...

Class of 2017 signee Justin Smith sticking with Indiana

Indiana’s top rated class of 2017 signee, Adlai Stevenson (Ill.) forward Justin Smith, is sticking with the Hoosiers. Smith’s father, Edward, confirmed that his son called Archie Miller on Tuesday night to inform him of the decision. Miller and assistant ...

Miller set to meet with Indiana’s class of 2017 signees

With the NCAA dead period for recruiting ending Thursday at noon, new coach Archie Miller won’t be wasting any time getting on the road meeting with the program’s three class of 2017 signees. Miller is expected to meet with Stevenson (Ill.) ...

Durham, Moore and Smith to play in Derby Festival Basketball Classic

Class of 2017 Indiana signees Al Durham, Clifton Moore and Justin Smith will play in the Derby Festival Basketball Classic at Freedom Hall in Louisville on Saturday, April 15. Complete rosters have not been finalized, but all three IU signees ...

Video: Class of 2017 Indiana signee Justin Smith

The highest rated member of Indiana’s current 2017 recruiting class is Adlai Stevenson (Ill.) wing Justin Smith, who committed to the Hoosiers in late September. Smith is a four-star prospect and the No. 75 player nationally according to the 247Composite. ...

Durham, Smith sign National Letters of Intent with Indiana

The early signing period for college basketball began on Wednesday and two of Indiana’s three class of 2017 commitments signed their National Letters of Intent. Three-star Berkmar (Ga.) guard Aljami “Al” Durham Jr. and four-star Adlai Stevenson (Ill.) wing Justin ...

Q & A: Justin Smith talks Indiana commitment

Indiana added to its 2017 recruiting class on Monday night with the commitment of four-star forward Justin Smith. Smith, the No. 76 prospect nationally by the 247Composite, averaged 17 points, 8.2 rebounds and 2.2 assists at Adlai Stevenson high school ...

Around the Hall: Smith talks decision, recruiting updates, more

Around the Hall is recommended reading from the Inside the Hall staff. Justin Smith spoke to the Chicago Tribune about his decision to commit to Indiana: The son of Illinois graduates, Smith committed to Indiana on Monday night. The No. 4 ...

Class of 2017 forward Justin Smith commits to Indiana

Indiana’s 2017 recruiting class added a second member on Monday night as Stevenson (Ill.) forward Justin Smith announced for the Hoosiers. The 6-foot-7 Smith, who averaged 17, 8.2 rebounds and 2.2 assists at Stevenson as a junior, chose Indiana over ...