D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera Archive

Notebook: Ferrell-Smith-Rivera battle highlights loss to Georgetown

  • Ryan Corazza 12/27/2014 5:30 pm  
 

NEW YORK — With the Hoosiers trailing by five against Georgetown on Saturday with just 37 ticks left, Yogi Ferrell (27 points) rose from the top of the key and banked in a three to pull Indiana within two points. ...

Video: All-American Championship highlights

  • Ryan Corazza 04/05/2011 12:17 pm  
 

Here’s some selected, scattered highlights from the inagural All-American Championship featuring IU recruiting target Gary Harris (No. 40 in red) and the uncommitted D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera (No. 4 in red). IU verbal commits Kevin “Yogi” Ferrell (No. 8 in red) and Hanner Perea (No. ...

Notes from the inaugural All-American Championship

  • Alex Bozich 04/03/2011 9:59 pm  
 

A pair of Indiana commitments — Hanner Perea and Kevin “Yogi” Ferrell — as well as Hamilton Southeastern’s Gary Harris and North Central’s D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera participated in the inaugural All-American Championship on Sunday at the M.O. Campbell Center in Houston. ...

Report: D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera back on the board

  • Alex Bozich 12/26/2010 10:26 pm  
 

Update: Smith-Rivera told Greg Rosenstein of The Indiana Daily Student that’s he’s considering the following schools: Florida, Miami, Kentucky, Louisville, Kansas and Ohio State. When asked about IU, here’s what DSR told Rosenstein: “Maybe they’ll continue to recruit me, but ...

Report: D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera commits to Xavier

  • Zachary Osterman 10/24/2010 12:11 am  
 

This is coming from our friend Kyle Neddenriep at the Star. I would link to his tweets on the subject, but I’m blogging from friend’s iPhone and don’t know how to link. I will say Neddenriep didn’t mention IU as ...

Recruiting notes: Guerrero, Hollowell, Goff and more

  • Alex Bozich 09/09/2010 7:58 pm  
 

(Photo Credit: Jack Arent/adidas) + Dustin Dopirak of The Herald-Times writes that Indiana is targeting 2011 California point guard Cezar Guerrero (pictured), a 6-foot point guard from Bellflower, California. The H-T also posted a mixtape of Guerrero. Korman is gone ...

Around the Hall: Youth Clinic, 2012 rankings, Zeller, more

  • Alex Bozich 06/23/2010 8:05 pm  
 

Around the Hall is recommended reading from the Inside the Hall crew. So go ahead, get your read on, kids. + Led by Tom Crean, the IU players and staff put on a youth clinic on Tuesday at Municipal Gardens ...

Just another ordinary day in June …

  • Alex Bozich 06/10/2010 1:06 pm  
 

Actually, not really. I’ll keep this quick, but a couple of notes to pass along: + Kyle Neddenriep of The Indianapolis Star is reporting that North Central guard D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera will not transfer to St. Benedict’s Prep. This, if you ...

2012 Intro: D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera

  • Alex Bozich 06/02/2010 7:30 am  
 

The Essentials: 6-3, 220-lb guard for North Central and Indiana Elite The Schools: Cincinnati, Indiana, Louisville, Purdue, Tennessee and Xavier have offered scholarships. Georgetown, Kentucky, North Carolina and Ohio State have expressed interest. The Numbers: 19.5 ppg for North Central, ...

adidas May Classic video: Kenny Kaminski, Hanner Perea, D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera

  • Alex Bozich 05/15/2010 2:16 pm  
 

Indiana Elite teammates Kenny Kaminski, Hanner Perea and D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera met with media Saturday afternoon in Assembly Hall following a pool play contest in the adidas May Classic. Watch what the three IU targets had to say in the embedded ...

Checking in on (possible) future friends, (definite) future enemies

  • Zachary Osterman 03/20/2010 11:10 pm  
 

So after sleeping until noon — I was quite tired — in my bid to recover from my New Orleans shenanigans this week, I realized that a) there were two semi-state games at Southport and b) thanks to the convenient ...

Around the Hall: Grace preview, D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera injury and more

  • Alex Bozich 11/03/2009 8:35 am  
 

Around the Hall is recommended reading from the Inside the Hall crew. Send us your links to [email protected] + Game notes for Indiana’s exhibition opener against Grace, a NAIA opponent. {IUHoosiers.com} + One of Indiana’s top recruiting targets in 2012, ...

Q & A: North Central’s D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera

  • Alex Bozich 10/18/2009 8:18 pm  
 

After speculation that he wouldn’t attend Friday’s Hoosier Hysteria, 2012 Indianapolis North Central guard D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera made it to Bloomington this weekend for the kickoff of the 2009-2010 season and Indiana’s 27-14 homecoming football win over Illinois. Smith-Rivera averaged 15.4 ...