Morgantown, West Virginia – The West Virginia Mountaineers started out the new year with a bang, adding talented running back Sy’Veon Wilkerson!
Wilkerson, who played for Delaware State last season, recently entered the transfer portal after rushing 220 times for 848 yards and 8 touchdowns during his freshman season.
Wilkerson, a first team All Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference player and Jerry Rice Award finalist, will add immediate depth at the running back position for the Mountaineers.
HBCU Football news: First Team All-MEAC running back Sy'Veon Wilkerson (@swilkerson323) has committed to West Virginia (@WVUfootball) out of the transfer portal. A big-time move from Wilkerson after a fantastic freshman season🔥
— Stan Becton (@stan_becton) December 31, 2021
Freshman Running Back(Delaware State University)
First Team All MEAC
2021 Jerry Rice Award Finalist
Broke Freshman season rushing record for DSU
2021 Season Stats: 220 Carries, 848 Yards, 8TDS pic.twitter.com/2xmRWXORac
— Sy'Veon Wilkerson (@swilkerson323) November 27, 2021