Scott Frost’s First Commit At Nebraska Is Transferring
LINCOLN, NE – SEPTEMBER 08: Head coach Scott Frost of the Nebraska Cornhuskers leads the team on the field before the game against the Colorado Buffaloes at Memorial Stadium on September 8, 2018 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Photo by Steven Branscombe/Getty Images)Safety C.J. Smith, who became Scott Frost’s first commitment at Nebraska shortly after he took the job in December 2017, has announced a transfer.Smith was a three-star recruit and the No. 26 safety in the 2018 class. He originally committed to Frost at UCF before following him to Lincoln.As a true freshman, Smith appeared in two games before an injury ended his season. He received a redshirt since he did not play in four or more games.Late last night, Smith confirmed his decision to leave Nebraska.Thank you… pic.twitter.com/iYXKJdpvNW— Cj Smith (@Cj_Csmith) June 5, 2019Smith is the younger brother of former UCF star and current New Orleans Saints wide receiver Tre’Quan Smith, who starred for the Knights under Frost.Nebraska is set to open up its 2019 season against South Alabama at noon ET on August 31.ESPN will broadcast the game.