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Jeffery Wilson
Jeffery  Wilson
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Elkhart, TX

High School:
Elkhart HS

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 194

Position:
RB


07/04/2018

Top Moments From 2017 -- Do The Twist

A Look Back At A Key Defensive Play At Louisiana Tech

06/27/2018

Top Moments From 2017 - Safety Averted

A Look Back At One Of Jeffery Wilson's Best Runs Of The Season, A Two Yard Loss

05/24/2018

Key Matchups, What To Know About UNT’s 2018 Opponents

North Texas Enters 2018 With High Hopes

04/26/2018

#NFLMeanGreen Draft Preview

Wilson, Other UNT NFL Hopefuls Await Draft Fate

03/31/2018

VIDEO: Mean Green Host 27 NFL Teams At Pro Day

Nine Former Mean Green Players Showcased Talents For Pro Scouts

11/18/2017

North Texas vs. Army (USATSI)

Photos from North Texas football vs. Army - Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017

11/11/2017

North Texas vs. Texas El Paso (USATSI)

Photos from North Texas vs. Texas El Paso - Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017

10/28/2017

North Texas vs. Old Dominion

Photos from North Texas football vs. Old Dominion - Saturday Oct. 28, 2017

09/30/2017

USATSI Gallery - North Texas @ Southern MIss

USATSI Gallery - North Texas @ Southern MIss

09/23/2017

USATSI Gallery - UAB @ North Texas

USATSI Gallery - UAB @ North Texas

Finished his career fourth all-time on the program's rushing list (3,205 yards), third in career rushing touchdowns (32) and fourth in program history in all-purpose yards (4,009)

2017:

• Carried 188 times for a career-high 1,215 yards (6.5 ypc) and 16 touchdowns in 11 games, all starts

• Member of the team's leadership council
• Carried 19 times for 72 yards and two scores in the win oover Army West Point on 11/18
• Had 20 carries for 144 yards and a touchdown in the win on 11/11 vs. UTEP
• Carried 20 times for 165 yards and two scores, including the go-ahead touchdown with 6:04 to play in the win at La Tech on 11/4
• Had nine carries for 36 yards and a touchdown on 10/28 in a win vs. Old Dominion
• Had 11 carries for 49 yards and a touchdown with three catches for 33 yards at Florida Atlantic on 10/21
• Carried 16 times for 83 yards in the win vs. UTSA on 10/14

• Carried 30 times for 148 yards and a career-high-tying three rushing scores in the win at Southern Miss on 9/30.
• Had a then-career-high-tying 26 carries for a career-high 211 yards with one touchdown on 9/23 vs. UAB and was named C-USA Offensive Player of the Week for the second time
• Carried 12 times for 95 yards and a touchdown at Iowa on 9/16

• Carried 13 times for 36 yards and a touchdown on 9/9 at SMU
• Named C-USA Offensive Player of the Week after his 12 carry, 176 yard, three touchdown (career-high-tying) performance where he averaged a nation-best 14.7 yards per carry vs. Lamar on 9/2 in his season debut


2016:
• Carried 169 times for 936 yards (5.5 yards-per-carry) with 14 touchdowns and had 29 catches for 247 yards and another touchdown in 11 appearances, 10 of which were starts
• Carried 20 times for 81 yards and a touchdown and caught six passes for 46 yards and a score on 12/27 in the Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl vs. Army
• Returned from injury with seven carries for 22 yards and caught one pass from 11 yards at UTEP on 11/26
• Did not play at WKU on 11/12 or on 11/19 vs. Southern Miss due to injury
• Carried 15 times for 66 yards with a touchdown and caught four balls for a career-high 61 yards vs. La Tech on 11/5
• Had 19 carries for 43 yards and four catches for 44 yards at UTSA on 10/29
• Carried 15 times for 160 yards and three touchdowns (tying a career-high set earlier in the season) against the No. 2 defense against the run in the country on 10/22 in a win at Army
• Had a career-high 26 carries for 188 yards (also a career-high at the time) with two touchdowns in the win vs. Marshall on 10/8
• Carried 10 times for 24 yards with one touchdown and caught three passes for nine yards on 10/1 vs. MTSU
• Had a then-career-high 157 yards rushing on 18 carries with three touchdowns (also a career-best), one of which was a career-long 75 yards, in a double OT win at Rice on 9/24
• Rushed for 26 yards on 10 carries at No. 23 Florida on 9/17
• Carried 14 times for 83 yards and two touchdowns, a career-high, on 9/10 vs. Bethune-Cookman
• Totaled 141 all-purpose yards on 9/3 vs. SMU, carrying 15 times for 86 yards and a touchdown and catching a career-best six passes for 55 yards in his first start of the season

2015:
• Played in each of the last 10 games for the Mean Green after missing the first two games due to injury, starting seven games at running back
• Led the team in rushing, rushing 155 times for 830 yards, topping 1,000 yards rushing for his career
• Had three 100-yard rushing games, giving him four for his career, including a career-high 138 yards on 17 carries against Marshall
• Also rushed for 136 yards on 22 carries against Southern Miss and 127 yards on 22 carries against UTSA
• Along with quarterback DaMarcus Smith, made history, becoming the first quarterback and running back combination in school history to rush for 100 or more yards in the same game against UTSA
• Rushed for a six-yard touchdown against UTSA, his lone touchdown of the season.
• Was also the team’s leader in all-purpose yards, accounting for 1,180 all-purpose yards, which included 12 receptions for 71 yards and 279 kickoff return yards on 12 kickoff returns

2014:
• The season’s third leading rusher for the Mean Green with 224 yards on 50 attempts and one touchdown
• Also caught five passes for 41 yards and a touchdown in 2014
• Rushed for a career high and led the team with 19 carries for 105 yards in season finale vs. UTSA
• Scored two touchdowns vs. UTEP, one on a two-yard run, the other on a 29-yard catch
• Was North Texas’ second-leading rusher against SMU, rushing 14 times for 57 yards

High School:
• Was named an AP Class 2A first-team all-state selection as a senior after rushing for 2,749 yards and 36 touchdowns
• Averaged 8.9 yards a carry in 2013 as he was named the District 11-2A MVP
• Named to the ETSN.fm East Texas Super Team first-team
• As a junior, Wilson rushed for 2,329 yards and 26 touchdowns and averaged 8.4 yards a carry.
• Named an AP Class 2A second-team all-state selection as a junior
• In two seasons, Wilson rushed for more than 5,000 yards, finishing with 5,078 yards and 59 touchdowns Super Team first-team

• As a junior, Wilson rushed for 2,329 yards and 26 touchdowns and averaged 8.4 yards a carry.
• Named an AP Class 2A second-team all-state selection as a junior
• In two seasons, Wilson rushed for more than 5,000 yards, finishing with 5,078 yards and 59 touchdowns

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