Illinois State won nine games in 2012.
Illinois State Vs. Abilene Christain on 9/21/13
2012: Member of the practice squad.
2011: Member of the practice squad.
Minooka HS: Started as a senior for head coach Bert Kooi ... helped lead the team to a conference championship and state playoff appearance after that season while also being named an all-area performer ... was also a standout in wrestling and track ... team won a state championship in wrestling during senior season ... was also a state qualifier in track in the shot put as a senior.
Personal: Born 3-17-92 in Minooka, Ill. ... son of Robert and Julie Wright ... has two sisters, Felicia and Elyse ... his sister, Elyse, attended ISU ... member of the honor roll for four years in high school ... plans to major in business administration.