Dover, Del. (July 20, 2011) --- Delaware State University record-setting wide receiver Justin Wilson (r-jr./Windsor, Conn.) has been named to the Phil Steele 2011 Preseason All-MEAC First Team.
A highly respected college and professional sportswriter and analyst, Phil Steele has produced the annual Phil Steele's College Football Preview magazine since 1995.
Wilson, a 2010 All-MEAC First Team selection, was the first player to lead the league in receptions (59), receiving yards (937) and TD catches (11) in a season. He ranked 16th among all NCAA-FCS players in receiving yards (85.2 pg) and tied for 35th in receptions (5.4 pg).
In addition, he set a Delaware State record with 59 catches last year.
Wilson enters the 2011 season with 68 receptions for 1,037 yards and 11 touchdowns with the Hornets.
New DSU head coach Kermit Blount will begin preseason camp for the 2011 campaign on Aug. 7. The Hornets will kick-off the new season on Sep. 3 at Virginia Military Institute. The Hornets will play their home opener on Sep. 10 against Shaw University (6:00 p.m.).