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2019 (Redshirt Freshman): Appeared in five games as a reserve offensive lineman – Oct. 12 at Duke, Oct. 19 at Miami (Fla.), Nov. 9 at Virginia, Nov. 21 vs. NC State, and Nov. 30 against then-No. 4 Georgia.
2018 (True Freshman): Redshirted.
High School: Rated as a three-star prospect by ESPN, 247Sports/Scout and Rivals … First-team all-state honoree as a senior in 2017 … Two-time first-team all-region selection … Invited to participate in Elite Sophomore Game, Elite Junior Game, Elite Senior Game, Futures All-Star Game and All-American 88 Bowl in New Orleans … Four-year starter … Helped lead Ola to school’s first-ever playoff appearance as a junior in 2016 … Coached by Jared Zito … Also lettered in basketball and track and field … Honor roll student.
Personal: Full name is Austin Tyler Smith … Born Jan. 7, 2000 … Son of Danny and Shelly Smith … Has one younger sister … Began playing football when he was five years old … Majoring in business administration.