Former Alabama forward Galin Smith has committed to Maryland men’s basketball, he announced Tuesday, providing the Terps with much-needed frontcourt depth after a string of departures.

The 6-foot-9, 240-pound Smith is immediately eligible and will have a year of eligbility remaining. He appeared in 94 games for the Crimson Tide, averaging 13 minutes, 2.1 points and 2.3 rebounds this past season.