Entering 2018 season
Young, walk-on who joined the Aztecs for the 2017 fall camp ... Moved to tight end from wide receiver after spring drills, where he is sixth on the depth chart.
REDSHIRT SEASON (2017)
Redshirted his first year as a wide receiver.
Earned three letters at Redwood High School in Corte Madera, Calif. ... According to MaxPreps, caught 53 passes for 936 yards (17.7 avg.) with 16 touchdowns as a senior on offense ... Was a two-time all-league player on defense and on offense as a senior ... Also was the team's player of the year as a senior and the defensive player of the year as a junior ... Captained the Giants ... Also played four years of basketball, including the last two seasons as a team captain ... A scholar-athlete.
Alex James Wilson was born Nov. 21, 1998, in Colorado Springs, Colo. ... Son of Nancy Wilson ... Also was recruited by San José State ... Is majoring in kinesiology.