34 Ikenna Smart
34 Ikenna Smart
Height: 6-10
Weight: 241
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Umuahia, Abia, Nigeria
High School: New Garden Friends School
Position: Forward
Major: Geography, International Trade
gp 27
pts/g 3.6
fg % 67.7
3pt % 0.0
ft % 48.3
reb/g 3.5
a/g 0.1

2016-17: Played in 31 games, starting 16...scored 10 points and had seven rebounds against Nevada (11/25)...finished with eight points and four rebounds at Ball State (2/3)...scored eight points and had a season-high nine rebounds against Weber State (11/26)...tied that season high with nine rebounds against Western Michigan (1/21).

2015-16: Played in all 35 games during the season, starting 31 of those contests...finished with 11 points and seven rebounds against Kent State (2/23)...recorded a career-high 10 rebounds at Miami (1/19)...has scored nine points twice this season including Akron (1/5) and Central Michigan (1/16)...had six points and seven rebounds vs. Miami (OH) (3/10)...pulled down eight rebounds in the MAC Championship, including six offensive boards vs. Akron (3/12).

2014-15: Redshirted his freshman season.

High School: Played for head coach Dave Secor at New Garden Friends School in Greensboro, NC..led his team to a 17-11 record as a season as he averaged 13 points, 13 rebounds and two blocks per game...set his high school record for single-season rebounding with 300 and he also set the record for blocked shots.

Personal: Born September 23, 1995... Son of Smart and Comfort Amaobi...has three brothers (Osinachi, Godsent, Lucky) and one sister (Blessing)...host family is Nick and Cinda Purrington and brothers (Alfred, Charles, Joel)...originally a native of Nigeria...lists his favorite athlete at Hakeem Olajuwon...favorite music is reggae and enjoys playing the piano...chose UB because he felt it was a good program that he could fit into...says his greatest athletic experience has been winning back-to-back MAC Championships...also enjoys listening to music and playing soccer.

Recent Games
Mar 2 at Bowling Green W, 100-70
Mar 8 vs. Central Michigan W, 89-74
Mar 9 vs. Kent State W, 78-61
Mar 10 vs. Toledo W, 76-66
Mar 15 vs. Arizona W, 89-68
Mar 17 vs. Kentucky L, 95-75
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 27 18
Games started 25 17
Minutes 330 222
Minutes per game 12.2 12.3
FG 42-62 22-38
FG Pct 67.7 57.9
3PT 0-1 0-1
3PT Pct 0.0 0.0
FT 14-29 8-16
FT Pct 48.3 50.0
Off rebounds 34 23
Def rebounds 60 40
Total rebounds 94 63
Rebounds per game 3.5 3.5
Personal fouls 67 47
Disqualifications 2 2
Assists 3 3
Turnovers 21 14
Assist to turnover ratio 0.1 0.2
Steals 5 4
Blocks 11 7
Points 98 52
Points per game 3.6 2.9
Points per 40 min 11.9 9.4
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Oct 28 at Rhode Island L, 80-72 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 Daemen W, 77-55 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Canisius W, 80-75 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Jacksonville St. W, 81-76 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 20 vs. Cincinnati L, 73-67 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 21 vs. UAB W, 96-91 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 vs. South Dakota State L, 94-80 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 29 at Niagara W, 106-87 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 2 St. Bonaventure L, 73-62 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 6 at Delaware W, 75-72 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 9 Central Penn W, 88-54 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 16 Robert Morris W, 86-70 - 21 6-6 100.0 0-0 - 0-1 0.0 12
Dec 19 at Syracuse L, 81-74 1 15 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Dec 21 at Texas A&M L, 89-73 1 8 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 0
Dec 28 NJIT W, 86-81 1 12 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 3-6 50.0 7
Jan 2 Toledo W, 104-94 1 10 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 6 at Ball State W, 83-63 1 10 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Jan 9 at Akron W, 87-65 1 11 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 13 Miami (OH) W, 82-66 1 13 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 16 Northern Illinois W, 95-67 1 12 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 5
Jan 19 at Western Michigan W, 84-74 1 13 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 23 Eastern Michigan W, 83-69 1 7 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 26 at Ohio W, 73-66 1 23 5-6 83.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 10
Jan 30 at Kent State L, 82-79 1 17 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 3
Feb 2 Western Michigan W, 92-86 1 15 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Feb 6 at Central Michigan W, 88-82 1 9 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Feb 10 at Northern Illinois L, 90-88 1 9 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 13 Kent State W, 84-72 1 14 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 16 Bowling Green W, 95-82 1 13 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Feb 20 at Miami (OH) L, 84-81 1 13 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 24 Ohio W, 108-82 - 12 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Feb 27 Akron W, 80-68 1 12 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 1-4 25.0 1
Mar 2 at Bowling Green W, 100-70 1 9 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 4
Mar 8 vs. Central Michigan W, 89-74 1 9 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Mar 9 vs. Kent State W, 78-61 1 12 3-3 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Mar 10 vs. Toledo W, 76-66 1 12 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 5
Mar 15 vs. Arizona W, 89-68 1 13 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Mar 17 vs. Kentucky L, 95-75 1 6 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Oct 28 at Rhode Island L, 80-72 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 Daemen W, 77-55 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Canisius W, 80-75 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Jacksonville St. W, 81-76 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 20 vs. Cincinnati L, 73-67 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 21 vs. UAB W, 96-91 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 vs. South Dakota State L, 94-80 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 29 at Niagara W, 106-87 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 2 St. Bonaventure L, 73-62 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 6 at Delaware W, 75-72 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 9 Central Penn W, 88-54 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 16 Robert Morris W, 86-70 - 21 4 2 6 0 0 - 1 0 4 -
Dec 19 at Syracuse L, 81-74 1 15 0 2 2 0 3 0.0 0 1 2 0
Dec 21 at Texas A&M L, 89-73 1 8 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 2 0
Dec 28 NJIT W, 86-81 1 12 3 3 6 0 3 0.0 0 1 3 0
Jan 2 Toledo W, 104-94 1 10 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 3 0
Jan 6 at Ball State W, 83-63 1 10 1 4 5 0 0 - 0 1 4 0
Jan 9 at Akron W, 87-65 1 11 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 1 1 3 0
Jan 13 Miami (OH) W, 82-66 1 13 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jan 16 Northern Illinois W, 95-67 1 12 1 6 7 0 0 - 0 0 4 0
Jan 19 at Western Michigan W, 84-74 1 13 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 1 2 0
Jan 23 Eastern Michigan W, 83-69 1 7 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 1 0 5 1
Jan 26 at Ohio W, 73-66 1 23 6 8 14 1 1 1.0 0 1 5 1
Jan 30 at Kent State L, 82-79 1 17 0 3 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 0
Feb 2 Western Michigan W, 92-86 1 15 1 2 3 0 2 0.0 0 0 2 0
Feb 6 at Central Michigan W, 88-82 1 9 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 1 0 1 -
Feb 10 at Northern Illinois L, 90-88 1 9 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 13 Kent State W, 84-72 1 14 2 3 5 1 2 0.5 1 1 2 0
Feb 16 Bowling Green W, 95-82 1 13 2 1 3 0 1 0.0 0 2 4 0
Feb 20 at Miami (OH) L, 84-81 1 13 0 2 2 1 0 - 0 0 0 0
Feb 24 Ohio W, 108-82 - 12 2 1 3 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
Feb 27 Akron W, 80-68 1 12 3 0 3 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 0
Mar 2 at Bowling Green W, 100-70 1 9 2 1 3 0 0 - 0 0 3 0
Mar 8 vs. Central Michigan W, 89-74 1 9 2 1 3 0 0 - 0 0 1 0
Mar 9 vs. Kent State W, 78-61 1 12 1 3 4 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Mar 10 vs. Toledo W, 76-66 1 12 0 3 3 0 0 - 0 2 1 -
Mar 15 vs. Arizona W, 89-68 1 13 0 4 4 0 0 - 0 0 2 0
Mar 17 vs. Kentucky L, 95-75 1 6 1 1 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 4 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2014-15 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
2015-16 35 30 15.6 1.3-2.4 54.1 0.0-0.0 - 0.6-1.0 58.3 3.2
2016-17 31 16 12.8 1.4-2.1 65.6 0.0-0.0 - 0.6-1.0 62.5 3.4
2017-18 27 25 12.2 1.6-2.3 67.7 0.0-0.0 0.0 0.5-1.1 48.3 3.6
Total 93 71 13.7 1.4-2.3 61.6 0.0-0.0 0.0 0.6-1.0 56.7 3.4
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2014-15 - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
2015-16 35 30 546 46-85 54.1 0-0 - 21-36 58.3 113
2016-17 31 16 398 42-64 65.6 0-0 - 20-32 62.5 104
2017-18 27 25 330 42-62 67.7 0-1 0.0 14-29 48.3 98
Total 93 71 1274 130-211 61.6 0-1 0.0 55-97 56.7 315
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2014-15 - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
2015-16 35 30 15.6 3.4-6.2 54.1 0.0-0.0 - 1.5-2.6 58.3 8.3
2016-17 31 16 12.8 4.2-6.4 65.6 0.0-0.0 - 2.0-3.2 62.5 10.5
2017-18 27 25 12.2 5.1-7.5 67.7 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.7-3.5 48.3 11.9
Total 93 71 13.7 4.1-6.6 61.6 0.0-0.0 0.0 1.7-3.0 56.7 9.9
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 35 30 15.6 1.8 2.5 4.3 3.2 0.2 0.1 0.9 0.2 0.3 0.6
2016-17 31 16 12.8 1.6 2.0 3.6 2.3 0.0 0.3 0.6 0.4 0.1 0.3
2017-18 27 25 12.2 1.3 2.2 3.5 2.5 0.1 0.1 0.8 0.1 0.2 0.4
Total 93 71 13.7 1.6 2.3 3.8 2.7 0.1 0.2 0.8 0.2 0.2 0.5
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 35 30 546 63 88 151 113 6 5 31 0.2 9 21
2016-17 31 16 398 49 63 112 72 0 8 20 0.4 4 10
2017-18 27 25 330 34 60 94 67 2 3 21 0.1 5 11
Total 93 71 1274 146 211 357 252 8 16 72 0.2 18 42
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 35 30 15.6 4.6 6.4 11.1 8.3 0.4 0.4 2.3 0.2 0.7 1.5
2016-17 31 16 12.8 4.9 6.3 11.3 7.2 0.0 0.8 2.0 0.4 0.4 1.0
2017-18 27 25 12.2 4.1 7.3 11.4 8.1 0.2 0.4 2.5 0.1 0.6 1.3
Total 93 71 13.7 4.6 6.6 11.2 7.9 0.3 0.5 2.3 0.2 0.6 1.3
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 27 25 12.2 1.6-2.3 67.7 0.0-0.0 0.0 0.5-1.1 48.3 3.6
Conference 18 17 12.3 1.2-2.1 57.9 0.0-0.1 0.0 0.4-0.9 50.0 2.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 9 12.8 1.6-2.6 62.1 0.0-0.0 - 0.5-1.4 40.0 3.8
Away 11 11 12.5 1.2-1.7 68.4 0.0-0.1 0.0 0.5-0.9 50.0 2.8
Neutral 5 5 10.4 2.2-2.8 78.6 0.0-0.0 - 0.6-0.8 75.0 5.0
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Wins 21 19 12.5 1.8-2.7 67.9 0.0-0.0 - 0.5-1.1 47.8 4.1
Losses 6 6 11.3 0.7-1.0 66.7 0.0-0.2 0.0 0.5-1.0 50.0 1.8
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December 4 3 14.0 2.2-2.5 90.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.8-2.2 33.3 5.3
January 9 9 12.9 1.2-1.9 64.7 0.0-0.0 - 0.4-0.7 66.7 2.9
February 8 7 12.1 1.2-2.5 50.0 0.0-0.1 0.0 0.2-0.8 33.3 2.8
March 6 6 10.2 2.0-2.5 80.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.8-1.3 62.5 4.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 27 25 330 42-62 67.7 0-1 0.0 14-29 48.3 98
Conference 18 17 222 22-38 57.9 0-1 0.0 8-16 50.0 52
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 11 9 141 18-29 62.1 0-0 - 6-15 40.0 42
Away 11 11 137 13-19 68.4 0-1 0.0 5-10 50.0 31
Neutral 5 5 52 11-14 78.6 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 25
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Wins 21 19 262 38-56 67.9 0-0 - 11-23 47.8 87
Losses 6 6 68 4-6 66.7 0-1 0.0 3-6 50.0 11
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December 4 3 56 9-10 90.0 0-0 - 3-9 33.3 21
January 9 9 116 11-17 64.7 0-0 - 4-6 66.7 26
February 8 7 97 10-20 50.0 0-1 0.0 2-6 33.3 22
March 6 6 61 12-15 80.0 0-0 - 5-8 62.5 29
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 27 25 12.2 5.1-7.5 67.7 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.7-3.5 48.3 11.9
Conference 18 17 12.3 4.0-6.8 57.9 0.0-0.2 0.0 1.4-2.9 50.0 9.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 9 12.8 5.1-8.2 62.1 0.0-0.0 - 1.7-4.3 40.0 11.9
Away 11 11 12.5 3.8-5.5 68.4 0.0-0.3 0.0 1.5-2.9 50.0 9.1
Neutral 5 5 10.4 8.5-10.8 78.6 0.0-0.0 - 2.3-3.1 75.0 19.2
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Wins 21 19 12.5 5.8-8.5 67.9 0.0-0.0 - 1.7-3.5 47.8 13.3
Losses 6 6 11.3 2.4-3.5 66.7 0.0-0.6 0.0 1.8-3.5 50.0 6.5
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December 4 3 14.0 6.4-7.1 90.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.1-6.4 33.3 15.0
January 9 9 12.9 3.8-5.9 64.7 0.0-0.0 - 1.4-2.1 66.7 9.0
February 8 7 12.1 4.1-8.2 50.0 0.0-0.4 0.0 0.8-2.5 33.3 9.1
March 6 6 10.2 7.9-9.8 80.0 0.0-0.0 - 3.3-5.2 62.5 19.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 27 25 12.2 1.3 2.2 3.5 2.5 0.1 0.1 0.8 0.1 0.2 0.4
Conference 18 17 12.3 1.3 2.2 3.5 2.6 0.1 0.2 0.8 0.2 0.2 0.4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 9 12.8 1.7 1.8 3.5 2.8 0.1 0.1 1.1 0.1 0.3 0.4
Away 11 11 12.5 1.0 2.5 3.5 2.5 0.1 0.2 0.7 0.3 0.2 0.5
Neutral 5 5 10.4 0.8 2.4 3.2 1.8 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.4
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Wins 21 19 12.5 1.6 2.3 3.9 2.6 0.1 0.1 0.7 0.1 0.2 0.5
Losses 6 6 11.3 0.2 1.8 2.0 2.2 0.0 0.2 1.0 0.2 0.0 0.2
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December 4 3 14.0 1.8 2.0 3.8 2.8 0.0 0.0 1.5 0.0 0.3 0.5
January 9 9 12.9 1.1 2.9 4.0 3.2 0.2 0.1 0.6 0.2 0.2 0.4
February 8 7 12.1 1.4 1.6 3.0 1.9 0.0 0.3 1.1 0.2 0.3 0.4
March 6 6 10.2 1.0 2.2 3.2 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 27 25 330 34 60 94 67 2 3 21 0.1 5 11
Conference 18 17 222 23 40 63 47 2 3 14 0.2 4 7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 9 141 19 20 39 31 1 1 12 0.1 3 4
Away 11 11 137 11 28 39 27 1 2 8 0.3 2 5
Neutral 5 5 52 4 12 16 9 0 0 1 0.0 0 2
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Wins 21 19 262 33 49 82 54 2 2 15 0.1 5 10
Losses 6 6 68 1 11 12 13 0 1 6 0.2 0 1
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December 4 3 56 7 8 15 11 0 0 6 0.0 1 2
January 9 9 116 10 26 36 29 2 1 5 0.2 2 4
February 8 7 97 11 13 24 15 0 2 9 0.2 2 3
March 6 6 61 6 13 19 12 0 0 1 0.0 0 2
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 27 25 12.2 4.1 7.3 11.4 8.1 0.2 0.4 2.5 0.1 0.6 1.3
Conference 18 17 12.3 4.1 7.2 11.4 8.5 0.4 0.5 2.5 0.2 0.7 1.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 9 12.8 5.4 5.7 11.1 8.8 0.3 0.3 3.4 0.1 0.9 1.1
Away 11 11 12.5 3.2 8.2 11.4 7.9 0.3 0.6 2.3 0.3 0.6 1.5
Neutral 5 5 10.4 3.1 9.2 12.3 6.9 0.0 0.0 0.8 0.0 0.0 1.5
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Wins 21 19 12.5 5.0 7.5 12.5 8.2 0.3 0.3 2.3 0.1 0.8 1.5
Losses 6 6 11.3 0.6 6.5 7.1 7.6 0.0 0.6 3.5 0.2 0.0 0.6
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December 4 3 14.0 5.0 5.7 10.7 7.9 0.0 0.0 4.3 0.0 0.7 1.4
January 9 9 12.9 3.4 9.0 12.4 10.0 0.7 0.3 1.7 0.2 0.7 1.4
February 8 7 12.1 4.5 5.4 9.9 6.2 0.0 0.8 3.7 0.2 0.8 1.2
March 6 6 10.2 3.9 8.5 12.5 7.9 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.0 0.0 1.3