Senior defensive back Tykee Smith has been one of Georgia’s best defenders this season. The former All-American (West Virginia) is taking full advantage of his opportunities as a first-year starter at the STAR position.
Smith recorded five stops, one pass breakup and this interception against South Carolina:
#UGA DB Tykee Smith continued his excellent start to the season with a 5 tackle, 1 INT and 1 PBU effort against South Carolina on Saturday.
Been so active blowing up screens, undercutting routes and being an asset in the run game. pic.twitter.com/JkzRwSL4uD
— Devin Jackson (@RealD_Jackson) September 18, 2023
The Dawgs will be back in Sanford Stadium this Saturday to take on UAB. Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m. EST and the game will air on ESPN2.