Senior guard, Darius Smith, representing Immaculate-Danbury Boys Basketball team, won CPTV Sports’ honor of UChoose Student-Athlete of the week for March 21, 2016 with 1,106 votes.
At one point in Saturday’s Class S Championship game that aired LIVE on CPTV Sports from Mohegan Sun, Darius Smith was 8-of-10 from the field, shooting an unconscious 80 percent. He finished with 21 points to help his team capture their first state championship since 2012. Smith also collected 28 points and four steals in the Class S semifinals in a 74-58 victory over Holy Cross-Waterbury. Check out some of Smith’s smooth lay-ins below.
CPTV Sports’ Erika Wachter interviewed Smith on this week’s In-Focus airing Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at 7 p.m. on CPTV Sports.