Sept. 17, 2011 | Michie Stadium | West Point, N.Y.
About Wilson: Began 2011 season at center ... moved to guard midway through campaign ... moved to tackle during spring drills ... largest player on the Army roster at 290 pounds ... finished spring practice as starter at right tackle.
2011: Played in seven games, starting four times ...made first career start against San Diego State ... lined up with the starting unit at center versus the Aztecs ... started the Northwestern and Ball State games at center ... drew first career start at right guard in the Miami game.
2010: Played in one game ... made collegiate debut versus Notre Dame.
2009: Did not see any varsity action.
High School: Earned three letters at Langley High School ... played on both sides of ball at guard and defensive end ... captained team as a senior ... earned all-metro honors ... named all-state in final season ... also lettered twice in track & field ... focused on throwing events ... all-region performer.
Personal: Given name is Lynnford Samuel Wilson III ... parents' names are Lynnford Wilson Jr. (Sam) and Cathy Doane-Wilson ... both parents are medical doctors ... father is a 1966 West Point graduate ... Will chose current jersey number because of father's graduation year ... retired from U.S. Army with rank of colonel ... paternal grandfather, Lynnford Wilson Sr., retired from U.S. Army with rank of colonel ... majoring in Engineering Psychology.