Michigan State University
|Height / Weight:|
6-4 / 240
2002 - Voted a TEAM CAPTAIN by his Wildcat teammates just before the 2002 Spring Game.
2001 - RED RAIDER AWARD winner for performance on scout
team... Sat out after transfer rring from Michigan State in the spring.
MICHIGAN STATE - Played in 11 games as redshirt freshman in 2000... Had four catches for 57 yards and two touchdowns... Scored on 10-yard catch from Jeff Smoker in third quarter of 27-21 win over Notre Dame, an accomplishment he lists as his greatest sports thrill thus far... Also scored on 26-yard catch from Ryan Van Dyke late in game vs. Penn State... Spartans were 5-6 in 2000... Also appeared on special teams, finishing with four tackles, including three solo stops... Spent time during spring 2000 drills at linebacker before switching back to offense... Had three tackles in 2000 Green-White spring game... In 1999, carried once for five yards against Eastern Michigan in his only appearance.
HOWELL HS - Lettered and started for two seasons... Honorable mention All-State pick... First team all-county... Rated as 5th-best fullback in Midwest region and 30th on The Detroit News Blue Chip list... Had 53 tackles and rushed for 490 yards as senior... High school football coach was John Dukes... Also participated on track squad and had a 53-foot mark in shot put that earned a berth at high school regionals.
PERSONAL - Born May 31, 1981 in Farmington Hills, Mich... Parents are Nick and Deborah Wilson... Oldest of six children... Enjoys lifting weights and listening to music.