2012: Joined the team as a true freshman.
A graduate of Spanish Springs High School in Sparks, Nev. ... Was a two-year letterwinner for the Cougars in football ... Also lettered one season in golf ... Fondest high school memory was 2011 game versus Hug High in which he led the team in tackles, sacks and forced fumbles.
Born Tyler George Wilson on Feb. 17, 1994 ... Son of Heather and Ken Wilson ... Has a younger siter, Baylie ... Father is Wolf Pack's associate head coach and linebackers coach ... Mother is a former cheerleader at Nevada ... Sports hero is Derek Jeter ... Chose Nevada because he wanted to play for his father and represent his hometown ... Enjoy spending time with friends and going to Lake Tahoe in his free time.