4 - Evander Wilkins|
|Previous School:||Florin HS|
2010 Season: Converted to safety from running back during the spring…responded by playing in all 11 games and starting the final eight at nickel back…was named the team’s outstanding defensive back…tallied 34 total tackles during the season…had 5.5 tackles-for-loss and 2.0 sacks…also forced a fumble and intercepted two passes…had seven tackles against Portland State, including two sacks, for his season high…had six stops in the win at Northern Arizona…intercepted his first career pass against Western Oregon and returned the ball 24 yards…had a 26-yard interception return at Eastern Washington…also had eight kick returns for 188 yards, averaging 23.5 yards per return.
2009 Season: For the second consecutive season, he had his season cut short due to a knee injury…received a hardship from the NCAA and was able to redshirt…carried the ball 33 times for 131 yards and a touchdown in his three games, all of which were starts…also caught eight passes for 48 yards…recorded 147 all-purpose yards against Eastern Washington…rushed 13 times for 57 yards and also scored on a 12-yard run…added three kick returns for 82 yards, including a 30-yarder…moved to safety in the spring.
2008 Season: Was a key component to the Hornet offensive attack for the first five games before injuring his knee…opened the season with 103 rushing yards on 10 carries against Humboldt State…added 53 yards the following week at Colorado State before rushing for a career high 161 yards and a touchdown against Southern Oregon…averaged 5.4 yards per carry during the year…ended the season with 424 rushing yards on 78 carries…was also effective as a receiver, catching six passes for 81 yards and a score…caught a 30-yard touchdown pass against Portland State…averaged 26.2 yards per kick return on four attempts.
2007 Season: Appeared in five games during his first season with the team…rushed for 34 yards and one touchdown…all but one of those yards came against Portland State…also caught one pass for 10 yards against Idaho State.
High School: Graduated from Florin HS in 2007…led the team with 818 rushing yards on 126 carries with nine TDs as a senior…had 164 rushing yards against Cordova for his season high…ended the year with three 100-yard performances…made 91 tackles as a defensive back…had four sacks and an interception…posted five games with 10-plus tackles, including 18 against Folsom.
Personal: Born 12-10-89…a psychology major…mother is Patrice Larridine.