|Janae Smith - 25
Redshirt Sophomore (2012-13)
Was the second-leading scorer for the Redbirds last season...appeared in all 35 games, starting 34, and averaged 13.6 points per game...led Illinois State in rebounds, totaling 281 for an average of 8.0 a game.
College of Charleston
Averaged 12 points and seven rebounds per game ... led the team in rebounds ... a two-time Southern Conference Player of the Week award winner ... a member of the Southern Conference All-Freshman Team.
Earned all-state honors as a junior and senior ... was on the all-area team as a senior, junior and sophomore ... earned all-conference honors during all four years ... named the team MVP as a senior and a junior ... averaged 18.1 points and nine rebounds per game ... was an ESPN all-area recipient and named to the top-50 players in the state ... her team won the regional championship as a senior.
Born 8/25/92 ... daughter of James and Javonna Smith ... has three siblings Divonn, Gershun and Ryan ... plans to major in communication/education.