Squad holds ninth preseason practice on Wednesday morning
Detrez Newsome tallied lone WCU score; Tyrie Adams made debut at QB
Squad worked through just over 80 plays in final scrimmage
Catamounts ran approx. 80 plays from scrimmage around the delay
Prior to Western Carolina: Transferred to WCU from Buffalo during 2016 preseason fall camp ... Signed with the Bulls in 2014 before taking a redshirt in the 2014 season ... Played in seven games in 2015 but did not record any stats; High School: Was a two-star cornerback recruit out of Buford High under coach Jess Simpson ... Won two straight 3-A state championships as a junior and senior, and was named All-County honorable mention ... Averaged 41.5 tackles, 8.5 pass breakups and 1.5 interceptions over those final two championship seasons.
Personal: Is the son of Thomas and Janice Wilson ... His twin brother, Thomas, plays football at the Univ. of Missouri.