The Rebels will return experience and add depth to the secondary this year.
2013 spring practice draws to a close with annual on-campus football festival.
UNLV - Nevada, Reno Post Game Notes.
Check out the this week's edition of notes from Russ Langer's view in the press box.
Also, reintroducing a Rebellious graduate assistant.
UNLV: A nice-sized defensive back who looks to earn even more playing time as a sophomore ... Listed No. 2 at one cornerback spot after spring practice ... Rated a three-star signee according to Scout, which ranked him the No. 105 CB recruit in the nation coming out of high school.
2012: Earned his first letter as a Rebel by playing in 12 games, including starting at right cornerback vs. UNR and Wyoming ... Totaled 18 tackles and tied for the team lead with two interceptions ... Took advantage of his first career start by grabbing an interception in the end zone and then recovering a fumble in the end zone against the Wolf Pack in Game Seven ... His other pick came one week later at Boise State.
2011: Redshirted season.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2011 graduate of West HS ... Played on both sides of the ball as a wide receiver and defensive back for coach Chad Grider ... Rushed for more than 700 yards with five touchdowns and tallied six interceptions and two forced fumbles as a senior ... Named first team all-area, team MVP and a hometown all-star as a senior ... Also lettered in basketball and track and field as a prepster.
PERSONAL: Fred Wilson was born Feb. 21, 1993, in Bakersfield, CA ... The son of Fred and Andralette Wilson ... Has a younger brother and three younger sisters ... Father played football at Fresno State and mother was a member of the track and field team at Cal State Bakersfield ... Majoring in film.
WILSON'S DEFENSIVE STATS YEAR GP-GS UT AT TOT TFL INT PBU FF FR 2012 12-2 13 5 18 1.0-3 2-0 0 0 1-0