Chavis Lamont Smith ... Born: Aug. 29, 1980 ... Jeresy number: 60.
CAREER - Games/Started: 45/14.
2003 - Games/Started 13/4 ... Started Tennessee's first two contests at the right guard spot ... Closed out the regular season with consecutive starts at right guard against Vanderbilt and Kentucky.
2002 - Games/Started 10/6 ... Made six starts during the season at right guard ... Physical presence on Vol offensive front ... Saw action in the final 10 games of the regular season.
2001 - Games/Started: 9/4... Showed great development througout the season and eventually earned the starting right guard spot in the Vols' final three games ... Raw size and strength gives him the potential to develop into an outstanding offensive lineman ... He is still learning the intricacies involved with the position.
2000 - Games/Started: 12/0...As a defensive tackle and special teams player, he caught attention of coaching staff for his progress ... He had a total of eight tackles, two primary and six assists, and shared credit on a sack, which occurred in Louisiana-Monroe game ... Made a key play in Cotton Bowl, deflecting a pass that fellow frosh Jabari Greer intercepted and returned 78 yards for a score ...
HIGH SCHOOL - Attended Fork Union Military Academy following senior high school season ... Had 20 tackles in one game while at Fork Union ... Recorded 50 total stops with 10 tackles for loss, two caused fumbles and two fumble recoveries ... During his senior year at East Rutherford High, he was named Southwest Conference Defensive Player of the Year in 1998 ... A three-year starter who was named All-County and All-Conference as a junior and senior ... Coach at Fork Union Military Academy: John Schuman...Coach at East Rutherford High School: Jerry Cash.