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Arik Smith


Date of Birth: 09-12-1993

Nationality: USA

Height: 1,85

Position: 2 / 1



Profile

Arik is a very talented combo. Great body, he can absorb contacts in 1-1 situations and finalize to the rim or with a smooth jumper/floater off the dribbles. Good ball handling and court vision make him an all-around offensive player. Has physical tools to be a solid defender. Great athleticism and explosiveness. Quick hands and good lateral quickness. Can guard #1 and #2. Good rebounder for his spot and great passer. In the years he got a lot of achievements and awards, been impactful in every league he played.

Videos:
Highlights PLK 2023/2024
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x3qsME1nHFA
Highlights Serie A2 2021/22
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DNcEdisE-QI
Scouting Report 2021
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6w9gZJoxFYo
Highlights Mons 2021
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IRAaVLPXBzs
Highlights Umea BSKT 2018
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fVvtOGebXpg
Full Games
Torun, PLK – 2023-2024
Vs Szcezin (Apr 21, 2024): 18pts, 3rbs, 3ass
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PXJ5IY05Rvw
Vs Dabrowa (Dec 1, 2023): 21pts, 2rbs, 4ass
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6GfyymDVLGU
Fabriano, Serie A2 – 2021-2022
Vs Nardo (Feb 20, 2022):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BFbuPbwfk_Y
Vs Chiusi (Oct 31, 2021):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6FOmh8oVJ_k
Mons, Euromillions League – 2020-2021
Vs Leuven (Dec 3, 2020): 20pts, 9ass, 24Eff
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gnOHSibnjbk
Vs Ostende (Dec 12, 2020): 25pts, 5rbs, 4ass
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0AVsF8939qg


Career

2011-2012: University of Wisconsin at River Falls (NCAA3, starting five): 19 games: 1.7 ppg
2012-2013: University of Wisconsin at River Falls (NCAA3, starting five): 25 games: 14.3 ppg
2013-2014: California Lutheran University (NCAA3, starting five): 27 games: 16.8ppg, 3.4rpg, 2.1apg, 1.6spg, FGP: 50.3%, 3PT: 35.9%, FT: 66.9%
2014-2015: California Lutheran University (NCAA3, starting five): 26 games: 18.6ppg, 5.9rpg, 3.2apg, 1.9spg, FGP: 46.0%, 3PT: 34.0%, FT: 74.4%
2015-2016: Expert Lucarelli Sora (Italy-Serie C, starting five): 29 games: 23.3ppg, 5.2rpg, 2.6apg, FGP: 58.3%, 3PT: 32.3%, FT: 83.2%
2016-2017: Cestistica Ostuni (Italy-Serie C, starting five): 27 games: 21.9ppg, 5.3rpg, 3.1apg, FGP:62.3%, 3PT: 36.6%, FT: 83.8%
2017-2018: Umea BSKT (Sweden-Basketligan, starting five): 30 games: Score-1(20.1ppg), 3.9rpg, 2.9apg, 1.1spg, FGP: 51.6%, 3PT: 42.9%, FT: 80.0%
2018-2019: BK Inter Bratislava (Slovakia-SBL, starting five): 41 games: 14.7ppg, 2.4rpg, 2.1apg, 1.4spg, FGP: 59.8%, 3PT: 41.9%, FT: 83.8%
2019-2020: Belfius Mons-Hainaut (Belgium-Euromillions League, starting five): 17 games: 14.6ppg, 3.4rpg, 2.9apg, FGP: 47.9%, 3PT: 38.2%, FT: 90.6%
2020-2021: Belfius Mons-Hainaut (Belgium-Euromillions League, starting five): 35 games: 14.2ppg, 2.7rpg, 3.0apg, FGP: 45.1%, 3PT: 35.0%, FT: 73.1%; FIBA Europe Cup: 5 games: 13.4ppg, 4.2rpg, 3.6apg
2021-2022: Ristopro Fabriano (Italy-Serie A2, starting five): 15.6ppg, 2.8rpg, 2.3apg, Stl-5(1.5spg), FGP: 45.8%, 3PT-5(42.8%), FT: 75.0%
2022-2023: Telenet Giants Antwerp (Belgium-BNXT)
2023-2024: Arriva Twarde Pierniki Torun (Poland-OBL, starting five): 13,0ppg, 2,1rpg, 4,6apg, 1,1spg, FGP: 51,1%, 3PT: 35,0%, FT: 73,1%

Awards
2013 - All-WIAC Honorable Mention
2014 - SCIAC Tournament Finalist
2014 - All-SCIAC 1st Team
2015 - All-SCIAC 1st Team
2015 - SCIAC Regular Season Co-Champion
2015 - SCIAC Tournament Semifinals
2015 - NABC NCAA D3 All-West Region 2nd Team
2015 - D3hoops.com All-West Region 2nd Team
2016 - Italian Serie C Gold Group Lazio Semifinals
2017 - Italian Serie C Silver Group Puglia Finals
2018 - Swedish Basketligan -18 (Player of the Week Rd.24)
2018 - Eurobasket.com All-Swedish Basketligan 2nd Team
2018 - Swedish Basketligan Guard of the Year
2019 - Slovakian Cup Finalist
2019 - Slovakian League Regular Season Champion
2019 - Slovakian League Champion
2019 - Slovakian League Playoffs MVP
2019 - Eurobasket.com All-Slovakian League Finals MVP
2019 - Eurobasket.com All-Slovakian League Import Player of the Year
2019 - Eurobasket.com All-Slovakian League 1st Team
2019 - Eurobasket.com Slovakian League All-Imports Team
2020 - Belgian All-Star Game
2020 - Eurobasket.com All-Belgian League Honorable Mention
2020 - Belgian League Regular Season Runner-Up
2021 - Belgian League Regular Season Runner-Up
2021 - Belgian Euromillions League -21 (Player of the Week Rd.4)
2021 - FIBA Europe Cup Quarterfinals
2021 - Belgian League Finalist


International

2021: Champions League Qualifying
2021: FIBA Europe Cup


Clubs

Umea BSKT - Umea - Svezia01/09/201730/06/2018
Umea BSKT (SWE)'17 - 18
Inter Bratislava - Bratislava - Slovacchia01/09/201830/06/2019
Inter Bratislava (SVK)'18 - 19
Mons-Hainaut - Mons-Hainaut - Belgio01/09/201930/06/2021
Mons-Hainaut (BEL)'19 - 21
Janus Fabriano - Fabriano (AN) - Italia01/07/202130/06/2022
Janus Fabriano (ITA)'21 - 22
Antwerp Giants - Antwerp - Belgio01/07/202230/06/2023
Antwerp Giants (BEL)'22 - 23
Energa Torun. (POL) - Torun - Polonia01/09/202330/06/2024
Energa Torun. (POL) (POL)'23 - 24