30 Malik Smith  
Malik Smith

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Boston, Mass.

High School:
Notre Dame Prep

Last College:
Florida International

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 200

Position:
Guard


02/25/2014

Minnesota Races Past No. 20 Iowa, 95-89

Austin Hollins scored a career-high 27 points leading the Gophers past the Hawkeyes.

02/13/2014

Minnesota Falls To No. 21 Wisconsin, 78-70

Gophers fall short on the road against Badgers

02/08/2014

Mathieu, Minnesota Overcome Indiana 66-60

DeAndre Mathieu had 16 points to lead Minnesota

01/22/2014

Golden Gophers Take Down No. 9 Wisconsin, 81-68

Minnesota never trails as they hold the lead for final 38 minutes.

11/25/2013

Gophers Fall to No. 8 Syracuse, 75-67

Malik Smith scores 16 points in loss at Maui Invitational.

04/05/2014

Gophers Win NIT

Minnesota defeated SMU to win the 2014 NIT in New York City.

04/02/2014

Gophers Beat Florida State

The Gopher basketball team advanced to the NIT Championship game with an overtime win over Florida State.

03/14/2014

Gophers Advance in Tournament

Minnesota defeated Penn State, 63-56, in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament.

01/29/2014

Raise the Barn: Ep. 4

Watch Episode 4 of Raise the Barn presented by Explore Minnesota.

01/23/2014

Minnesota Beats #9 Badgers

Minnesota beat its second-straight top 11 opponent with an 81-68 win over Wisconsin.

02/16/2014

Minnesota at Northwestern

Minnesota at Northwestern

01/26/2014

Minnesota @ Nebraska

USATSI photos, Sunday Jan. 26, 2014

01/19/2014

Men's Basketball vs. Iowa - 1/19/14

Minnesota vs. Iowa

01/11/2014

Minnesota vs. No. 5 Michigan State

Men's basketball, Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014

11/27/2013

Minnesota vs. Chaminade - UTSI

Minnesota vs. Chaminade - UTSI

Malik Smith Career Stats and HighsGet Acrobat Reader

2013-14 | Senior Season:
Played in 36 games with two starts • scored six points in 18 minutes off the bench in his Gopher debut against Lehigh (11/8) • contributed 11 points and three rebounds at Richmond (11/16) • scored a team-high 16 points and grabbed four rebounds in 30 minutes off the bench against Syracuse (11/25) • contributed 15 points in 24 minutes off the bench against Arkansas (11/26) • scored 16 points in 29 minutes against Chaminade (11/27) • missed the game against New Orleans (12/7) with an injured left ankle • returned to action against South Dakota State, scoring six points with three assists and two rebounds (12/10) • scored a season-high 19 points with three rebounds and two steals against Omaha (12/20) • scored 12 points and added three rebounds, two assists and a steal vs. Michigan (1/2) • scored 10 points, two assists and a steal against Purdue (1/5) • scored six points on a perfect night at the free throw line, including the game-winning FTs, and had two assists, one steal and one rebound at Penn State (1/8) • scored 17 points with two rebounds at Michigan State (1/11) • scored seven points with one steal and a rebound vs. Ohio State (1/16) • scored 14 points, three rebounds and three assists vs. Wisconsin (1/22) • matched school record with eight made 3-pointers, part of career-high tying 29-point night with three steals and two rebounds at Nebraska (1/26) • scored 14 points at Wisconsin (2/13) • scored six points and two rebounds with an assist vs. SMU (4/3 - NIT).

2012-13 | Junior Season (Florida International):
Appeared in 32 games - 31 starts - for the Panthers • named Third-Team All-Sun Belt Conference selection by College Sports Madness • finished with averages of 14.1 points and 2.7 rebounds per game • shot 36.4 percent (135-of-371) from the floor, 36.2 percent (96-of-265) from 3-point range and 76.6 percent (85-of-111) from the free-throw line • set the FIU record for 3-pointers made is a single season (96) • ranked No. 1 in the conference and No. 16 in the nation in 3-point field goals made (3.0 per game) • his 451 total points rank No. 6 all-time by a junior at FIU • named to the SBC All-Tournament Team after averaging 17.7 ppg, 3.3 rpg, while shooting 51.7 percent from 3-point range • set the conference tournament record for 3-pointers made with 15 during the Panthers' run.

2011-12 | Sophomore Season (Jacksonville College):
Earned all-region and all-conference honors with the Jaguars during his sophomore season, averaging 15 points, four assists and three rebounds per game • shot 36 percent from the field and 34 percent from 3-point range • converted 84 percent of his attempts from the free-throw line.

2010-11 | Freshman Season (South Plains):
Spent one season at South Plains, averaging five points per game in 27 appearances.

High School:
Averaged 16.o points, four assists, five rebounds and two steals per game in lone season at Notre Dame Prep • graduated from Madison Park High School • led the Cardinals to a 19-2 record, while leading the State of Massachusetts in scoring with an average of 26.6 points-per-game.

Personal:
Born March 16, 1990 • son of Gladys Pearson • has two brothers, Damion and Eddie, and four sisters, Tamara, Wayniesha, Keisha and Charlene • his cousin, Will Blalock was drafted in the second round of the 2006 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons• majoring in communications.