De'Runnya Wilson on Cyrus Jones: 'Best CB I've faced in the SEC'

You might think a 6-foot-5 receiver would love to be matched up on a 5-foot-10 cornerback, but that isn't necessarily always the case. Mississippi State's star receiver De'Runnya "Bear" Wilson came away from last season's matchup impressed by Alabama defender Cyrus Jones. "I thought he was the best corner I ever played against in the SEC," Wilson said Tuesday. "Cyrus Jones is a...
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November 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Talented WR Wilson becoming factor for No. 20 Mississippi St

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) Mississippi State's De'Runnya Wilson certainly looks like an elite Southeastern Conference receiver: 6-foot-5, 215-pounds, huge hands and plenty of speed. But for much of the first half of the season, the junior was an afterthought in the Bulldogs' offense, even as the team's passing game flourished. He's picked up the production over his past two games, though...
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November 10, 2015  |  Discuss

De'Runnya Wilson sets goal of 20 touchdown receptions

De'Runnya Wilson has come a long way from the basketball prospect turned football player he was when he arrived in Starkville. Just how far has he come? Wilson has set goals this season that would put his name atop the Mississippi State record book. The thing is, his high aspirations seem very much attainable in only his third season with the team. “I really want to have 20 touchdowns...
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August 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Former three-star recruits that now star in the SEC

While recruiting rankings are among the best indicators of future success on the football field, every year prospects find themselves over looked or undervalued heading into the college ranks. This season, several former three-star recruits could very well tip the scales in their team's favor and help capture the SEC title despite their arrival on campus to little fanfare. QB ...
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June 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Mississippi State wide receiver Wilson arrested on drug charges

ANDALUSIA, Ala. -- Mississippi State wide receiver De'Runnya Wilson and three others have been arrested on drug charges in south Alabama. Covington County Jail officer Melissa Leslie said Saturday that Wilson and the others are charged with marijuana possession second degree and possession of drug paraphernalia. She says they were arrested at about 9:20 p.m. Friday in River Falls...
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March 14, 2015  |  Discuss

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