Rodney Wilkerson Athlete Profile

#26 Rodney Wilkerson

Rodney Wilkerson
Position: Wide Receiver Height: 6-2 Weight: 190 Roster Years: 2000-2004 Hometown: Orem, UT Last School: Orem High School

Personal

Parents are Randy and Dixee Wilkerson ... married Jennifer Sefcik in June 2000 ... served a Church mission to Oklahoma City, Oklahoma ... recruited by UNLV, Idaho State, Southern Utah and Weber State.

At BYU

In 2001: Competed in 10 games throughout the season... missed four games due to a knee injury... recorded 15 receptions for 292 yards and three touchdowns on the season... credited with one kick return for 28 yards... received coaches award for his performance against UNLV... credited with two receptions for 65 yards, including a 53-yard touchdown reception against the Rebels... recorded a season-high 81 yards on three receptions at New Mexico.

In 2000: Redshirted

Before BYU

Lettered in football and track three years at Orem High ... first team all-state as a linebacker in 1996 ... voted best linebacker for Orem High... team finished second in state ... holds the state record in 100m dash and 4 X 100m relay... state champion in 200m dash ... teammate of Mike Tanner, Jared Harper and Jason Kukahiko at Orem ... coached by Paul Clark (BYU).

Stats

WILKERSON's Personal Best 
Rec: 6 (Nevada, Sept. 14, 2002)
Yards: 97 (Utah, Nov. 23, 2002)
Long: 56 (Stanford, Sept. 20, 2003)
Rec TDs: 1 (Multiple Games)
WILKERSON's Career Stats
Year Gms Rec Yds AVG. TD
2001 10 15 292 19.5 3
2002 12 27 371 13.7 1
2003 11 21 274 13.0 0
Total 33 63 937 14.9 4



2000 | Redshirt Year

Redshirted after returning from a Church mission.

2001 | Freshman Year

Competed in 10 games throughout the season ... missed 4 games due to a knee injury ... recorded 15 receptions for 292 yards and three touchdowns on the season ... credited with one kick return for 28 yards ... received coaches award for his performance against UNLV ... credited with two receptions for 65 yards, including a 53-yard touchdown reception against the Rebels ... recorded a season-high 81 yards on three receptions at New Mexico.

2002 | Sophomore Year

Earned letterman honors as a sophomore ... saw action in all 12 games during the season ... credited with 27 receptions for 371 yards, including a season-high, 97-yard performance at Utah ... tallied a season-high 47-yard reception against the Utes ... recorded a season-best 6 receptions against Nevada, racking up 87 yards and one touchdown ... recorded a 4.34 time in the 40-yard dash prior to fall camp.

2003 | Junior Year

Earned letterman honors as a junior ... saw action at receiver in 11 of the Cougars' 12 games during the season ... credited with 21 receptions for 274 yards, in addition to one rush for 12 yards ... racked up a season-high 76 yards on three receptions against Stanford, inlcuding a career-best 56-yard reception against the Cardinal ... began the season with three receptions for 37 yards in the Cougars' season-opening victory against Georgia Tech ... credited with at least one reception in each of the 11 games he played ... received Receiver of the game honor for USC and Wyoming.