Kirby Smart wife Mary Beth Lycett is a former basketball player for the Georgia Bulldogs. Coach Kirby met her in 2005.

The couple worked at the University of Georgia in the athletic department. Smart is the former player and football head coach of the Georgia Bulldogs.

He won the Broyles award as the best assistant coach and was ranked No three by the college football playoff committee. In 2017, he led the bulldog and won an SEC east over South Carolina Gamecocks.

Smart started playing football at Bainbridge High School and later played defensive back for the University of Georgia for four years. He was named to the Southeastern Conference's first team as a senior. 

Georgia won the SEC East for the third consecutive year in 2019 with an 11-1 regular-season record. He coached the Bulldogs to successive victories in the 2022 and 2023 national championships.

Who Is Mary Beth Lycett?

Mary Beth Lycett is a former basketball player at Georgia bulldogs. Mary was named Miss Georgia basketball in her senior season.

She was born to her parents Linda and Paul Lycett on December 23, 1975 in Montgomery, Alabama, United States. 

Lycett studied at Morrow High school and graduated with a degree in finance at the University of Georgia in 2003.

Mary playing basketball for the University of Georgia in her earlier days.
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According to Georgiadogs, she started 51 of 61 games in her junior and senior years at the University of Georgia from 1993-2003. She was named Academic ALL-SEC in each of her final three seasons.

Mary was a senior player who established herself as one of the Lady Dogs' most valuable players. She is regarded as one of Georgia's all-time leaders in 3-point shooting percentage, free-throw percentage, and playing time.

Besides being involved in sports, she was a math teacher at Cooper City High School in Fort Lauderdale.

Lycett is currently involved in her family charity "The Kirby Smart Family Foundation." It focuses on helping those battling misfortune.

Mary with Kirby and their babies at Disney's Hollywood Studios in 2013.
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She visited Mickey's iconic sorcerer's hat at Disney's Hollywood Studios with her husband and children on February 24, 2013.

Her Facebook username is @Mary Beth Smart and her Instagram username is @mblsmart.

Kirby Smart Married Life

Kirby Smart and Mary Beth Lycett married on July 15, 2006 in Athens at St. James Methodist Church.

Coach Kirby has two sons Andrew and Weston and a daughter named Julia Smart.

The couple has been together for eighteen years. They first met at the University of Georgia where Kirby returned to Georgia to work as a running back coach and Mary used to work in the athletic association's business.

Kirby shares happy moment with Mary following game between Kentucky Wildcats and Georgia Bulldogs at Sanford Stadium in Athens. (Photo by:Rich von Biberstein)
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Smart and Mary have supported each other and have run the foundation together since 2016.

They donated $1 million to support the University Of Georgia athletic association's new justice for the expansion of the football program in 2020.

According to Uga, he stated because of the University, they are together which has opened many doors for them. 

When Bulldogs defeated the Auburn Tigers in the SEC Championship, Lycett was seen cheering with Kirby at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on December 2, 2017, in Atlanta, Georgia.

Georgia hired the football coach in 2015 and they moved to a 1920s cottage a few miles from Athens.

Look Into Kirby And Mary's Home 

Kirby has a three-acre cottage a few miles from Athens to live with Mary and his kids.

Kirby and Mary standing infront of their home in Athens.
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Dreambuilt designed the Athens home and Cindy Lynn Dunaway Interiors did the design.

The house has heart-pine floors, high ceilings, and stone-covered interior and exterior walls. They have enjoyed life in Athens, especially after moving into their permanent residence.

Kirby Smart Children

Kirby Smart have three kids, twins Weston and Julia born in 2008 and the yougest son Andrew was born in 2012.

The children are involved in the sports like their parents and they share  strong bonds.

1. Weston Smart

Weston Smart is 15 years old, he was born in 2008. Weston plays tennis and golf.

Weston with his sister Julia and brother Andrew
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He loves traveling and shares a good bonds with his brother and sisters. He was having fun in the pool with his brother Andrew on June 21, 2018.

His Instagram username is @wp_smart. As of writing he has 747 followers and has kept his account private.

2. Julia Smart

Julia Smart is only daughter of Kirby and Mary. Julia is 15 years old born in 2008.

Julia enjoying with her brother in the beach.
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She is a soccer player and loves to swim. Kirby uploaded video on his Instagram account where Julia was seen enjoying and playing with her brothers.

She is active on her Instagram with the username @julia.smart_. She has kept her Instagram account private and as of writing she has 1,158 followers and 5 posts. 

3.Andrew Smart

Andrew Smart is the youngest son born in 2012. Andrew is 11 years old.

Andrew celebrating his eight birthday in 2020.
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He has become part of the Bulldogs team during the 2022-2023 seasons. According to 11alive, Georgia tight end Darnell Washington stated Andrew is like a little brother to me."

He started crying after Georgia football won the national championship. Kirby thought someone had thrown him down or done something.

He asked why are you crying and Andrew answered that Stetson was leaving. 

Kirby Smart Family Life

Kirby Smart grew up in Montgomery, Alabama with his family. Kirby began his playing career at Bainbridge High School.

His father Sonny and mother Sharon have always been by his side and his biggest fan during his time in Georgia. He has a brother named Karl Smart.

Sonny is a former Bainbridge High School football coach. He is dealing with some health issues so he won't be unable to attend CFP title games.

Kirby stated his father had taught him a lot about handling things and the right and wrong way. He used to watch how his father prepared for the team.

Kirby and Sonny celebrates NCAA football games between Tennessee and Georgia in Athens.
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His parents have been some of his biggest supporters in Georgia, but they were not present for the championship game in January 2023.

Due to his dad's medical issues, Sharon could not watch the team's semi-final win over Ohio State. According to Onlineathens, Kirby stated that his father is very special to him.

His brother Karl Smith was diagnosed with Leukemia and battled with cancer in childhood. Karl is a psychiatric nurse practitioner.

He has been a professional psychiatrist for more than 20 years. He has developed his group-leading and medication-management skills throughout his career.  

Karl has a lot of expertise in coordinating collaborative models with other primary care and mental health doctors.