Sterling Smith just finished his sophomore season at Coppin State in Maryland and earned the honor of most improved on his squad:
Smith was one of three Coppin State players to average double figures, finishing the season with a 10.9 point per game average. Smith, who also averaged 4.2 rebounds per game, led Coppin State in steals (39) and 3-pointers (60). Smith was fifth in the MEAC in 3-point shooting percentage (38.5). He scored in double figures 18 times. Smith dropped a career-high 24 points in an overtime setback to Hampton. For the season, Smith scored 20 or more points four times.