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Kaelon Wilson
Kaelon  Wilson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lancaster, Texas

High School:
Lancaster

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 192

Position:
Guard

Experience:
3L

11/23/2017

MBB: Mavericks face tested Western Carolina side

UTA looking to get back on track Friday against dangerous Catamount squad in upstate New York.

11/20/2017

MBB: UTA travels to face No. 25 Alabama

Mavericks take undefeated record to Tuscaloosa to face SEC's Crimson Tide

11/18/2017

MBB: UTA races past BYU for 2nd straight season

Five Mavericks scored in double figures in UTA's 89-75 victory in Provo.

11/16/2017

MBB: Mavericks travel to BYU in road opener

UTA faces the Cougars in a rematch of last year's thrilling NIT first round contest.

07/18/2017

UTA Season Basketball Tickets On Sale

Watch the Mavs compete for a league title for as little as $99 per seat.

11/21/2017

UT Arlington vs. Alabama (USATSI)

Photos from UT Arlington men's basketball vs. Alabama - Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017

11/18/2017

UTA at BYU

A selection of BYU Photos from UTA's Nov. 18, 2017 men's basketball game at BYU.

09/28/2017

2017 UTA Basketball Boot Camp - Day 3

A selection of photos from the third day of UTA men's basketball's annual Boot Camp at Maverick Stadium.

03/15/2017

MBB: UTA at BYU First Round NIT

A few BYU Photos from the UTA at BYU game in the first round of the NIT in Provo, Utah.

03/11/2017

MBB: UTA vs. Texas State

MBB: UTA vs. Texas State

AS A JUNIOR (2016-17): Appeared in all 36 games and started 7 times, including the final four games of the year ... averaged 8.8 points and 2.8 rebounds in 19.7 minutes per game ... 36 appearances tied for the most ever for a UTA player in a single season ... shot .520 from the field ... registered 15 double-figure scoring performances, highlighted by a season-high 20 points in the team's first round NIT victory at BYU ... went 8-of-11 from the field at BYU ... went 7-of-9 from the field for 18 points in the NIT second round win over Akron ... scored 19 points in the opener against Texas Southern ... went 8-for-9 from the field with the only miss being a 3-point attempt against TSU ... scored 17 points in the team's win at Appalachian State set a career high with 4 steals in a home win over Little Rock ... also scored 13 points with 6 rebounds against the Trojans.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2015-16): Played in 33 games with 12 starts … Ranked 13th in the Sun Belt with 1.1 average steals … Fourth among Mavericks with 5 rebounds a game … Averaged 10 points and 21.8 minutes … Season-high 21 points came against South Alabama … Season-best 13 rebounds vs. Arkansas State.

AS A FRESHMAN (2014-15): Appeared in 31 games with 5 starts as a true freshman … Averaged 5.8 points, 3.5 boards, 0.55 assists and 0.61 blocks in 19.6 average minutes … Contributed a season-high 8 rebounds and 2 steals against Troy on Jan. 31 … Season-best 16 points came vs. ULM on Jan. 8.

PRIOR TO UT ARLINGTON: A 2014 graduate of Lancaster High School. A three-year starter at Lancaster … Coached by Ferrin Douglas ... Averaged 15.9 points, 4.7 rebounds and 2.2 assists as a senior … Played for Stacy Houston's DJH5 AAU team … Rated the 28th best player in the state of Texas by texashoops.com … Ranked among the top 15 shooting guards in Texas by texashoops.com.

PERSONAL: Son of Kevin and Yolanda Wilson … one of four children, along with siblings Courtney, Cameron and Kevya ... Finance major ... Interested in either coaching or working in human resources after college ... enjoys the fact that his family can see him play frequently at UTA ... lists Karl-Anthony Towns as the best player he's faced ... career plans including teaching, coaching basketball or working in finance.

WILSON CAREER STATISTICS
Total 3-Ptr F-Throws Rebounds
Season GP-GS Min/Avg FG-FGA Pct FG-FGA Pct FT-FTA Pct Off Def Tot Avg PF FO A TO Blk Stl Pts Avg
2014-15 31-5 607/19.6 66-150 .440 17-54 .315 30-51 .588 32 75 107 3.5 65 1 17 30 19 11 179 5.8
2015-16 33-12 719/21.8 112-247 .453 20-76 .263 85-123 .691 58 107 165 5.0 61 0 34 37 4 35 329 10.0
2016-17 36-7 709/19.7 117-225 .520 14-64 .219 69-106 .651 33 68 101 2.8 65 0 42 49 5 30 317 8.8
Total 100-24 2035/20.4 295-622 .474 51-194 .263 184-280 .657 123 250 373 3.7 191 1 93 116 28 76 825 8.3

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