Robert Smith

UC Riverside Highlanders #1 - Guard

  • Height: 6-1
  • Weight: 190

25 Greatest Games in UNC Basketball History: #19 - The Heels Beat UNLV in the 1977 Final Four

The gutsiest victory by one of the greatest teams in Carolina history

Chicago State ends long search, hires Lance Irvin as head coach


The longtime Division I assistant comes with plenty of experience, and a well-known last name in Chicago.

Mid-Major Conference Preview: Big West Conference

Pacific completed its farewell tour in the Big West with a trip to the NCAA tournament. Now with the Tigers gone, can the 49ers renew their dominance? Or will a new challenger arise?

Lyons gets 22, Air Force beats UC Riverside, 61-53


The Falcons' senior guard dominated in a final tune-up before the team faces No. 8 Florida.

Northern Colorado falls to UC Riverside

Northern Colorado dropped their fourth straight game on Saturday, losing 69-63 to host UC Riverside.

UC Riverside: Dancing and Dunking


UC Riverside preps for basketball season with a little Midnight Madness: dunks, dancing and a few dreams

10 Potential Impact Players in the Big West


The Big West is stocked with impact players for the coming season. We have broken down the most important player on each of the 10 teams in the latest edition of our Mid-Major Top 10s.

Illinois Coaching Search: Derrick Rose Supports Robert Smith For Assistant Job


The Illinois Fighting Illini have finally secured their new head coach in John Groce, but now Groce has the task of assembling the rest of the staff. The reigning NBA Most Valuable Player would...

Illinois Coaching Search: Simeon Coach Interested In Joining John Groce's Staff


Simeon boys basketball coach Robert Smith says that he's prepared to listen to possible offers to join the Fighting Illini coaching staff if new Illinois head coach John Groce reaches out to him,...

Cal Poly Vs. UC Riverside Score: Mustangs Storm Back For 66-54 Win


In the final game of the evening, the Cal Poly Mustangs overcame a slow start to defeat the UC Riverside Highlanders 66-54 in the Big West Tournament quarterfinals at the Honda Center in Anaheim. A...

Cal Poly Vs. UC Riverside Score: Riverside Holds 34-28 Edge At Half


At halftime of tonights final Big West Quarterfinal, the UC Riverside Highlanders lead the Cal Poly Mustangs 34-28 at halftime at the Honda Center in Anaheim. UC-R had a hot half on offense...

WCC Preseason Poll: Gonzaga, Saint Mary's, BYU Basketball Lead The Way


The 2011 college basketball season is just about set to get underway, which means conferences have released their various preseason honors. The West Coast Conference joined in this past week as...