Eric Wilson
Eric  Wilson


Redford, Mich.

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Height / Weight:
6-2 / 225




UCF 24, Cincinnati 3

The Bearcats fall to UCF, on November 12, 2016.


UC Football vs. UT-Martin

The University of Cincinnati Bearcats beat UT-Martin 28-7 on Sept. 1, 2016, in Nippert Stadium.


Cincinnati vs. BYU

The Bearcats traveled to Provo, Utah to take on the Cougars of BYU on Friday night.


UC Football: Cincinnati vs. Temple

UC Football: Cincinnati vs. Temple


Cincinnati vs. ECU

Cincinnati defeats ECU 54-46 Thursday, November 14, 2014 inside Paul Brown Stadium.

15 Wilson Bio

2015: Second team All-American Athletic Conference selection … Made 103 tackles on the season while playing in all 12 games … Added 3.5 tackles for loss, a forced fumble, two fumble recoveries, two hurries and two pass break-ups … Made nine tackles while forcing a fumble against Temple … Posted 18 tackles, nine solo, at Miami (Ohio), earning American Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Week … Recorded eight tackles, one for loss, a fumble recovery and a pass break-up at Memphis … Made 14 tackles, seven solo, while adding a quarterback hurry against Miami (Fla.) … Recorded nine tackles with 1.5 for a loss against UConn … Posted 14 tackles against Tulsa.

2014: Totaled 28 tackles, including 3.5 for a loss, three fumble recoveries and a forced fumble on the season ... set a season high with five tackles and a TFL at Ohio State ... had four tackles against both Memphis and at Tulane ... had his first fumble recovery against Toledo in the opener ... jumped on a muffed punt in the end zone at Tulane for a touchdown ... picked up a second fumble recovery from a muffed punt at UConn ... had two stops against Houston.

Joined the Bearcats in August of 2013 ... will sit out the 2013 season due to NCAA transfer regulations.

2012: Redshirted his true freshman season at Northwestern ... Earned two Practice Player of the Week honors on defense and one on special teams.

High School: ESPN.com three-star and SuperPrep All-Midwest honoree ... Ranked 25th overall prospect in Michigan by ESPN.com ... Ranked No. 50 safety nationally by Rivals.com ... Ranked 68th best linebacker in the nation and 18th best prospect in the state by 247Sports ... Earned all-state, all-conference and all-metro awards ... Named Team MVP ... Recorded 64 tackles with four sacks as a senior ... Part of a Thurston team that won four consecutive conference championships and was the 2010 district champion ... Lettered four years in track, three years in football and one year in basketball ... Captained both football and track teams ... Played both sides of the ball, but has a strong upside as a defensive back ... Honor roll student ... Coached by Bob Snell.

Personal: Born Eric André Wilson ... Son of Shannon Sisson and Eric Dye.