Hurricane has 198 student-athletes honored
Spring game is scheduled for next Saturday, April 6 at 1 pm
Watts ran for 81 yards and a TD, Green passed for 222 yards to lead Golden Hurricane
Lack of depth doesn't stop Tulsa tight ends
The two sides of the ball actually played better with their backs up against the wall
Tulsa -- A returning letterwinner and starter . . .
2013 - Played in 11 games and started eight contests . . . caught nine passes for 79 yards . . . caught passes in seven games . . . had one reception for a season-high 15 yards in the season opener against Bowling Green . . .
2012 - Was one of several true freshmen to sit out the season due to red-shirt status . . .
Overall - Missed most of spring practice with an injury . . . played 11 games last year with basically one arm . . . the most experienced tight end . . . a big and tall target . . . possesses good hands . . . a hard worker . . . has added strength and size to his upper body . . . improved as a blocker during spring drills.
High School -- Was a three-year letterwinner and starter at Ponca City High School . . . played tight end, receiver, fullback, quarterback and defensive end at some point in his prep career . . . had 28 receptions for 308 yards his senior season . . . earned Tulsa World honorable mention all-state merits as a senior . . . was named to the all-district 6A-4 team his senior season . . . 19th-ranked Oklahoma prospect by Rivals.com . . . received a Rivals.com three-star rating . . . in his career, caught 62 receptions for 703 yards and five touchdowns, while rushing for 32 yards and one TD and completing 30 passes for 354 yards and three TDs . . . caught 33 passes for 395 yards and five TDs as a junior . . . lettered two years in soccer and one year in basketball . . . high school coach was Rob Fry.
Personal -- Favorite sports movie is The Blind Side . . . his favorite movie is Never back Down . . . his favorite NFL team is the Denver Broncos, while his favorite NFL player is Rob Gronkowski . . . his favorite sport to play besides football is volleyball . . . the most famous person that he has ever met is President George W. Bush . . . one word to best describe himself is "determined" . . . favorite vacation spot is Cancun . . . lists soccer as his favorite sport to watch . . . his favorite pro sports team is Manchester City, and Landon Donovan is his favorite pro athlete . . . parents are Curt and Cynthia Wilson . . . majoring in mechanical engineering . . . born August 22, 1994 in Ponca City, Oklahoma
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