Career: A clutch hitter who had a breakout season during his senior year…a career .229 hitter in 65 games with 43 starts, predominately as a corner infielder…career stats of 13 runs, 40 hits, four doubles, three home runs, 19 RBI and 13 walks…was a part of one of the more dramatic victories in recent history when he blasted a two-out, two-strike walk-off two-run home run in the bottom of the 10th against Southeastern Louisiana on April 28, 2015.
2015 (Senior): Appeared in 52 games with 36 starts (21 at first base, nine at third base and six at designated hitter)…batted .255 with 12 runs, 38 hits, three doubles, three home runs, 19 RBI, 11 walks, two sacrifice flies and one sacrifice hits…notched a slugging percentage of .336 and an on-base percentage of .302…posted six multi-hit games and five multi-RBI games…notched the go-ahead RBI at Pepperdine (2/14) as a pinch hitter…walked with the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth for a walk-off win against San Francisco (2/21)...posted his first-career multi-hit game against Gonzaga (3/7), going 2-for-3 with a walk…notched his first-career home run in a two-RBI, two-walk performance against Gonzaga (3/8)…was 2-for-4 at UC Riverside (3/21)…stroked a two-RBI single in a pinch-hitting situation against UConn (3/28)…made his first-career start at third base against Nicholls (4/7)…walked and collected two hits against UCF (4/17)…doubled and scored a run at Cincinnati (4/26)…blasted a walk-off, two-out, two-strike, two-run home run in the bottom of the 10th against Southeastern Louisiana (4/28) in a pinch-hitting role…was 2-for-4 with an RBI against Houston (5/2)…went 4-for-6 with two runs and a double during the second game of a doubleheader at Memphis (5/16)…singled in all three games of The American Baseball Championships: against UConn (5/20), against East Carolina (5/21) and against UConn (5/22)…totaled four RBI with a single and a sacrifice fly against Lehigh (5/30) during the NCAA Baton Rouge Regionals.2014 (Junior): Appeared in 13 games, making seven starts (all at first base)...batted .077 with one run, two hits, one double and two walks...made his Tulane debut as a pinch-hitter against Arkansas-Pine Bluff (2/16)...earned his first start for Tulane at Nicholls State (2/25)...notched his first hit for Tulane in a 1-for-4 start at LSU (4/22)...doubled in a start against Wichita State (4/25)...walked and scored a run against Southern Miss (5/4)...walked at UAB (5/9).
Prior to Tulane
2013 (Navarro College): Batted .319 with five home runs and 47 RBI in 56 games for Navarro College...fifth on the team in batting average, while leading the team in home runs and RBI...tied for second on the team in runs scored with 41...helped Navarro College go 40-17 on their way to the NJCAA World Series...named All-Conference.
2012 (Navarro College): Batted .343 with 58 hits, 10 doubles, 25 runs scored four home runs and 44 RBI during his freshman campaign...led the team in home runs and RBI while ranking fourth in batting average...helped Navarro College go 35-17...named All-Conference.
About Tyler Wilson
Prep: A three-year letterwinner at Vista Ridge High School in Round Rock, Texas...played first and third base, while also pitching...helped lead the Rangers to a first-place finish in their district during his senior year in which he was the team captain and team MVP...batted .465 while also posting a 0.70 ERA on the mound...earned Third Team All-State, First Team All-Region and All-District MVP honors during his senior year.
Personal: Born Tyler Michael Wilson on July 22, 1993...son of Mitzi and David Wilson...has two younger brothers, Jacob and Harrison, and one younger sister, Riley.