Bears vs. Philander Smith Postgame Press Conference - Players
A sensational leaper and defender, Wilson will make his MSU debut this winter after showing great improvement over the last year in the program ... Had a team-high 32 rebounds on the four-game Costa Rica foreign tour this summer and also scored 8.0 points per game with a .650 shooting percentage.
2011-12 Redshirted during his first season at Missouri State.
High School Completed a sensational prep career with a 15.7 point-per-game scoring average to go with a 58-percent shooting clip, 12.4 rebounds 1.8 blocks and 1.2 steals per game his senior season ... Led coach Beau Wallace's East Central High in Tulsa into the Oklahoma 5A playoffs and a final record of 15-6 in 2010-11 ... The long and athletic team captain was rated by ESPN.com as the No. 6 overall senior in the state of Oklahoma and as No. 94 power forward nationally ... Was picked as the Oklahoma Class 5A Preseason MVP ... Along with fellow Oklahoman Dorrian Williams, was picked to the Faith 7 All-Star Game to represent his state against a team from Texas ... As a junior, he started all 27 games, averaged 15.0 points, 14.1 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 4.2 blocked shots per game to lead the Cardinals to a 21-6 finish and trip to the state semifinals ... Tulsa World named him to the All-Metro second team in 2009-10, while serving as team captain, earning MVP of the Jenks/Union Tournament and claiming 5A All-State Tournament laurels ... Named to Tulsa Elite 8 ... Also Shot 59 percent from the field and had four 20-point scoring nights as a junior ... Earned a starting job for a 15-14 squad his sophomore year and lettered also lettered as a freshman ... Biggest prep thrill was his first career start as a sophomore against McLain ... Signed with Missouri State on Nov. 10, 2010.
Personal Andrew Gregory Wilson was born 10/14/92 in Tulsa, Okla. ... Son of Ric and Sandra Wilson of Tulsa ... Has two older sisters, Courtney and Amber ... Majoring in Psychology at MSU.