DSU Football BIO
31 Xavier Wilcher

2016: Competed in all 11 games in his first season on the active roster … second among DSU defensive backs and fifth on the team overall with 48 total tackles, including 27 solo stops … also credited with 1.5 tackles-for-loss, one interception, fumble recovery and pass deflection … recorded season-high nine tackles (two solo), including 1/2 tackle-for-loss, in his DSU debut at Delaware (Sep. 1) … had two tackles and his first collegiate interception in season finale at Howard (Nov. 19) … tallied seven tackles (three unassisted), including one behind the line-of-scrimmage, vs. Monmouth in home debut (Sep. 10) … posted four tackles, each unassisted, vs. FBS Missouri (Sep. 24) … had two tackles and a fumble recovery vs. Hampton (Oct. 8) … tallied seven tackles (four solo) vs. NCA&T (Nov. 12) and five tackles (three unassisted) against MEAC champion North Carolina Central (Nov. 5)    

2015: Unable to compete after suffering a season-ending injury during Red/White spring game

2014: Enrolled at Delaware State … sat out the season as a freshman redshirt.

High School: Two-year varsity letterwinner … credited with 115 total tackles (68 solo), three interceptions and a forced fumble during senior year … Express Times All-Area Second Tea and LVC McDonald’s All-Star as a senior … recorded 76 tackles, two interceptions and a forced fumble as a junior … honor student. 

Personal: Son of Ayanna and Gerard Wilcher, Delaware State’s defensive coordinator  … has two sisters … born 1/28/96 in Chicago, Ill.



Position: Defensive back
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 175
Year: Junior
City/State: Bethlehem, Pa.
High School: Liberty HS
Experience: High School
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