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    JuJu Smith
    JuJu Smith

    Class:
    Freshman

    Hometown:
    Long Beach, CA

    High School:
    Poly

    Height / Weight:
    6-2 / 210

    Position:
    WR-S

    Birthdate:
    11/22/1996

    Experience:
    HS

    08/30/2014

    USC Thumps Fresno State 52-13 Behind Kessler's Four Touchdowns

    The Trojans ran 105 plays while racking up 37 first downs and 702 yards of total offense.

    08/30/2014

    USC vs. Fresno State -- 8/30/14

    Football, USATSI

    What They're Saying

    HIGH SCHOOL: He made 2013 Prep Star All-American Dream Team, ESPN 300, Cal-Hi Sports All-State first team, All-CIF Pac-5 Division, Los Angeles Times All-Area, Orange County Register Fab 15 first team, Long Beach Press-Telegram Dream Team and All-Moore League Player of the Year as a senior wide receiver and safety at Poly High in Long Beach (Calif.). He had 71 tackles in 2013 despite being sidelined part of the year with injuries.

    As a 2012 junior, he made Cal-Hi Sports All-State first team, Cal-Hi Sports California Junior of the Year, Cal-Hi Sports All-State Junior first team, Max Preps All-State Division I first team, All-CIF Pac-5 Division Co-Offensive Player of the Year, Los Angeles Times All-Area and Long Beach Press Telegram All-Area Player of the Year. He had 49 receptions for 752 yards (15.3 avg) with 9 TDs on offense in 2012, plus 51 tackles and 6 interceptions on defense and 12 punt returns for 190 yards (15.8 avg) with a TD and 9 kickoff returns for 131 yards (14.6 avg). Poly won the 2012 CIF Pac-5 Division championship.

    As a sophomore in 2011, he had 11 receptions for 241 yards (21.9 avg) and 3 kickoff returns for 96 yards (32.0 avg).

    PERSONAL: His real first name is John. His cousin is current USC assistant coach Johnny Nansen.