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Jeffery Wilson
Jeffery  Wilson
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Elkhart, TX

High School:
Elkhart HS

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 193

Position:
RB


12/06/2016

Keena, McClain Earn All-Conference Recognition

Keena Earns First Team Nod, McClain Second, While Seven Are Named Honorable Mention

11/26/2016

NT Falls Short Of Bowl Eligibility In 52-24 Loss

Mean Green Fail To Earn Sixth Win, Succomb To UTEP's Big Plays

11/19/2016

North Texas Recovers, Rallies For Clutch Victory

Morris, Brooks Lead Mean Green To 29-23 Win Over Southern Miss

10/29/2016

Turnovers Doom North Texas In 31-17 Loss

Mean Green Unable To Recover From Slow Start Against UTSA

10/22/2016

Mean Green Defense Records Seven Takeaways In 35-18 Win

Jenkins Has Two Interceptions, One Fumble Recovery; Wilson Rushes for 160 and Three TDs

12/27/2016

USATSI Gallery - North Texas vs Army - Zaxby's Heart Of Dallas Bowl

USATSI Gallery - North Texas vs Army - Zaxby's Heart Of Dallas Bowl

10/22/2016

North Texas 35, Army 18

Photos from North Texas @ Army on October 22, 2016.

Currently 11th all-time on the school's rushing list for his career (1,990 yards)

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 imes 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) 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 score of the season.
• Was also the team’s leader in all-purpose yards, accounting for 1,180 all-purpose yards, which includes 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
• Aaveraged 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