McCrary is a senior quarterback for the Clark Atlanta Panthers, who went 5-5 last season. The 6-foot-5 Decatur native threw 14 touchdowns last season and rushed for three more. McCrary and the Panthers open this season at home against Mississippi College at 7 p.m. on Aug. 31.
Smith, a Newport News, Virginia native, is a senior linebacker for the Morehouse Maroon Tigers. At 6-foot-1, Smith led Morehouse in tackles last season with 64. He also forced and recovered three fumbles and registered 7.5 sacks as Morehouse finished 2016 with a 3-7 record.
The Maroon Tigers open the season on the road at the University of Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Sept. 2 at 6 p.m. Their annual game against the Clark Atlanta Panthers is set for Nov. 4 at 2 p.m. at B. T. Harvey Stadium.
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