WVU Sports with Tom Bragg

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West Virginia safety Tykee Smith has been named to the Shaun Alexander-Football Writers Association of America Freshman All-America team, announced Monday.

Smith, a Philadelphia native, finished the 2019 season with 53 tackles, one forced fumble and two interceptions — one of which he returned for a touchdown against Iowa State.

Check out the full FWAA Freshman All-America team here.