1 Matthew Wilson
1 Matthew Wilson
Height: 6-2
Weight: 180
Year: Senior
Hometown: The Woodlands, Texas
High School: The John Cooper School
Position: G


         

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2009-10 (Senior): Played in 26 games, averaging 10.2 minutes … shot 48.1 percent from the field … made first career start against Lafayette (2/27/10) ... scored four points with three rebounds in a career-high 23 minutes  at Navy (2/24/10) ... recorded six points on 4-of-5 shooting from the line and one rebound against Bucknell (2/11/10) ... scored a career-high eight points on 3-of-3 shooting with two rebounds and three assists against Lehigh (2/6/10) ... recorded then career-highs in nearly every statistical category against Florida Atlantic (11/21/09) with six rebounds, four assists and one steal.

2008-09 (Junior): Appeared in 18 games and averaged 3.2 minutes ... shot .333 from the field and .833 from the free-throw line ... grabbed a career-high four rebounds and tallied one assist at Manhattan (12/29/08) ... dished out two assists at Maryland (12/22/08) ... scored two points and grabbed one rebound at UMBC (12/20/08) ... dished out a career-high three assists, scored two points and pulled down one rebound at Georgetown (12/6/08) while playing a career-high 16 minutes.

2007-2008 (Sophomore): Redshirted after transferring from New York University.

Before American: Played in 28 games as a freshman at New York University, starting 13 ... averaged 2.1 points, 2.0 assists and 14 minutes per game.

Played For: The John Cooper School - Mike Cooper and Harold Wilder.

The John Cooper School: Earned four varsity basketball letters playing under head coach Michael Cooper ... averaged 13.8 ppg, 6.7 apg, 4.2 spg and 5.8 rpg in his final season ... was the captain and Team MVP in his senior season, leading his squad to a 31-3 overall record and the SPC State Championship ... team was ranked the No. 1 private school in Texas ... was named a Greater Houston Area Private School All-Star and All-South Zone SPC ... earned All-Tournament Team nods at the Wilder Classic, Magnolia Tournament, and the Conroe Winter Tournament ... named All-South Zone SPC and Honorable Mention All-SPC in his junior season ... was named Team MVP, First Team All-District and First-Team All-County after his sophomore season ... earned the TAPPS Conference 4A Freshman of the Year award.

Personal: Son of Wendy and Leland Wilson ... has a twin brother, Chadd, who plays basketball at Rice University ... has four relatives that played college athletics, including his uncle, Arnold Young, who played basketball at Howard University ... was a National Achievement Finalist ... was a nominee for Student of the Year at Cooper School ... won the Athletic Leadership Award in his senior year ... was involved with Habitat for Humanity for four years ... majoring in business administration.

 

 

 

 

 

Total

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Year

GP

GS

Min

Avg

FG

FGA

Pct

FG

FGA

Pct

FT

FTA

Pct

Off

Def

Tot

Avg

PF

FO

Ast

TO

Blk

Stl

Pts

Avg

2008-09

18

0

58

3.2

1

3

.333

0

1

.000

5

6

.833

2

6

8

0.4

10

0

5

6

0

0

7

0.4

2009-10

26

1

266

10.2

13

27

.481

0

0

.000

23

35

.657

11

26

37

1.4

45

1

23

17

1

4

49

1.9

TOTAL

44

1

324

7.4

14

30

.467

0

1

.000

28

41

.683

13

32

45

1.0

55

1

28

23

1

4

56

1.3