Smith, a 6’4 point guard, has seen his recruiting stock skyrocket during a senior season in which he has led his team to a 20-1 record, and moved into frontrunner status for the Illinois Mr. Basketball Award.
Indiana, Northwestern, Illinois, DePaul, Missouri, Kansas State and Boston College have all also offered with the likes of Kansas, Auburn and California all taking a look.
Smith competed on the travel team circuit with Ramey/Jets United.
Ramey Jets United Mark Smith just got and offer from Butler University!— Andre McMurray (@Coachmcmurray) February 7, 2017
Class of 2017 Edwardsville High School standout Mark Smith has now added a scholarship offer from Butler to his fast-growing collection.