Elijah Wilson
Elijah  Wilson


Wilmington, N.C.

High School:
Laney HS/Mount Zion Christian Academy

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 205



UT Arlington 90, Coastal Carolina 69

The Chanticleers fall to UT Arlington, on December 31, 2016.


Auburn 117, Coastal Carolina 72

The Chanticleers fall to Auburn, on December 15, 2016.


Coastal Carolina vs Methodist

Coastal Carolina vs Methodist


Coastal Carolina vs College of Charleston

Coastal Carolina vs College of Charleston


2015-16 Coastal Carolina Men's Basketball vs. Grand Canyon

2015-16 Coastal Carolina Men's Basketball vs. Grand Canyon March 23, 2016 CIT Quarterfinals

• 2013-14 Honorable Mention All-Big South
• 2013-14 Big South All-Freshman Team
• 2013-14 Honorable Mention All-Big South
• 2014-15 Big South Tournament Most Valuable Player
• 2014-15 Big South All-Tournament Team
• 2014-15 Honorable Mention All-Big South

Enters 2016-17 season as Coastal Carolina's 10th all-time leading scorer with 1,375 points.

1,375 points thorugh junior season rank as the 57th highest career point total in Big South Conference history.

2015-16 (Junior): All-Big South honorable mention … Starter in all 33 games played … Averaged 13.7 points per game, while also averaging 4.0 rebounds per game … Coastal’s leading scorer, finishing 12th in the Big South … Led Coastal with 76 made 3-pointers … Shot 39.4 percent (156-396) from the field, 36.0 percent (76-211) from three and 69.9 percent (65-93) from the free-throw line … Led the Chanticleers in scoring 14 times, with Coastal posting a 12-2 record in such games … Became the 20th member of Coastal Carolina’s 1,000 point club with 3-pointer at the 17:16 mark of the second half at Campbell (11/28) … Passed former teammate Warren Gillis for 10th on the CCU all-time scoring list … Counted six 20-plus point games … Scored in double-figures in a team-high 22 games … Set season-high in points with 25 against both Piedmont International (11/21) and Auburn (12/2) … Averaged 22.0 points, 5.5 rebounds, shot 56.7 percent from the field and 46.2 percent from long range to earn his first career Player of the Week (for week ending Jan. 30) and lead the Chanticleers to victories over UNC Asheville (1/27) and Campbell (1/30). Against UNC Asheville, Wilson scored a game-high 23 points in the victory -- including all five of CCU’s overtime points. Against Campbell, he scored 21 points, shooting 8-of-15 from the field with four 3-pointers while also controlling eight rebounds … Made season-high six 3-points against Auburn (12/2) … Tied career-high with nine rebounds in victory at High Point (1/16) … Dished out a career-best five assists in Big South quarterfinal against Gardner-Webb (3/4) … Scored the game-winner with 2.2 seconds to play to lift Coastal past Grand Canyon in the quarterfinal round of the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament … Averaged a team-best 14.5 points per game in leading Coastal to the CIT semifinal round  ... Certified in the art of the Salsa dance in Havana, Cuba, on Aug. 11, 2015.

2014-15 (Sophomore): Big South Tournament Most Valuable Player ... All-Big South Tournament team ... Third on the team in scoring, averaging 11.3 points per game ... Led Coastal with 66 made 3-pointers ... Starter in 27 of 34 games played, but was most productive off the bench in final seven games of the season ... Averaged 20.3 points per game in the Big South Tournament en route to MVP and All-Tournament team honors ... Scorched UNC Asheville for a career-high 29 points in the quarterfinal round of the Big South Tournament, making 10-of-15 shot attempts, including a career-best seven 3-pointers ... Scored 20 points on seven field goals, including a 4-of-4 performance from deep, against No. 1 seed Wisconsin in the NCAA Tournament Second Round ... Double-digit scorer in 23 games, including three 20-plus point efforts ... Scored 20 points at home against Campbell (2/19) -- his first game off the bench ... Recorded 19 points against Winthrop in the Big South Championship game (3/8) ... Corralled a season-high eight rebounds at Charleston Southern (2/11) ... Made five 3-points and tallied 19 total points at Ole Miss (12/18) ... Shot 39.3 percent (129-of-328) from the field, including 39.1 percent (66-of-169) from thee ... Made 15-of-25 3-point attempts in the postseason (Big South and NCAA tournaments) ... Averaged 1.94 3-pointers per game to rank 11th in the Big South ... Ranked third on the team with a 70.8 free throw percentage.

2013-14 (Freshman):
All-Big South Honorable Mention ... Big South All-Freshman Team selection ... Three-time Big South Freshman of the Week honoree (11/25, 1/27 and 2/17) ... Ranked as the 12th top freshmen scorer in the country ... Leads Coastal with 15.8 points per game ... Ranks ninth in single season points in CCU history with 537 ... Holds the CCU freshman scoring record (537) and the freshman field goals made record (200) ... Ranked second on the team with 51 3-pointers ... Averages 4.1 rebounds per game, best among CCU's guards ... Scored in double-figures in 30 of CCUs 34 games ... Opened the season with a 12-game double-digit scoring streak ... Had a 13-game double-digit streak midway through the season as well ... Scored a career-high 28 points and had a career-high three steals at UNC Asheville (2/22) ... Was 10-of-14 from the field including 5-of-7 from 3-point range while scoring 25 points at Minnesota (11/19) ... Had seven 20-plus point performances on the season ... Picked up a career-high nine rebounds in Coastal's Big South Conference Quarterfinal win over Charleston Southern (3/7) ... Scored six points on two made 3-pointers and pulled down five rebounds in Coastal NCAA Tournament game against Virginia (3/21).

High School: Finished senior season at Laney averaging 22.2 points and 9.2 rebounds per game while shooting 45 percent from the field, 38 percent from 3-point range and 77 percent at the free throw line... Currently tied with NBA legend Michael Jordon, who also attended Laney, for most points scored in a game after scoring 42 points in a four-overtime thriller... Attended prep school at Mount Zion Christian Academy.




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