Whiteville football standout signs with Coastal Carolina

Donnell Wilson signing

WHITEVILLE, NC (WECT) - Whiteville High School’s Donnell Wilson signed his letter of intent Wednesday to play football at Coastal Carolina in Conway, SC.

Wilson had 40 pancake blocks as a senior left tackle and graded out at 96 percent.

“With the length and size, I have I wanted to do something of it,” said the 6-foot 7-inch Wilson. “So, I put in a lot of hard work since my freshman year. Then god has blessed me with this opportunity to play college football.”

“I have watched Donnell grow since I have been here, and he’s become the leader,” said Wolfpack head coach JP Price. “He really worked hard in the classroom getting his SAT score where it needs to be.”

Wilson also had an offer from Maryland, but chose the full scholarship from Coastal Carolina.

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