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Eddie Smith
Eddie Smith

East St. Louis, Illinois


Football (1972-74)

Inducted: 1988

Second-team GTE-CoSIDA Academic All-American football player for the Redbirds in 1974 ... helped Illinois State compile a three-year record of 19 wins and 12 defeats ... assistant professor of counselor education at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee ... received the U.S. Commissioner of Education Fellowship during his graduate work at Southern Illinois University while working on his doctorate .