10 Tyra Smith
10 Tyra Smith
Height: 5-9
Year: Junior
Hometown: Lawrenceville, Ga.
Position: G
Major: Undecided
Last School: Georgia Perimeter College

High School: Lettered in basketball and volleyball at Berkmar High School in Lilburn, Ga.

Prior to Upstate: Played basketball for two year at Georgia Perimeter before transferring to Upstate.

Personal: Born June 6, 1991 to Tyrone and Kimberly Smith in Atlanta, Ga. … Has brothers named T.J. and Trey … Enjoys shopping … Her father Tyrone played basketball at West Virginia State … Her favorite food is chicken … List “Love and Basketball” as her favorite movie and “Criminal Minds” as her favorite TV show … Names Mike Epps as her favorite actor and Beyonce as her favorite singer … Her favorite season is spring … Lists The Energy Bus by Jon Gordon as her favorite book … Names LeBron James as her favorite sports figure … Says Martin Luther King was her hero growing up … Most admires her parents … Dream job is to become a head women’s basketball coach … Her favorite quote is, “Good, better, best. Never let it rest until your good is better and your better is best.”