Terrick Wright
Terrick  Wright

RS Senior

Gadsden, Ala.

High School:
Gadsden City HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 225




Football Practice Report: August 7


Five Players Tabbed Preseason All-C-USA by Phil Steele

Terrick Wright (2nd Team), Markese Triplett (3rd Team), Fred Moore (3rd Team), Adam Williams (3rd Team) and Dylan Bradly (4th Team) were all named to the Preseason All-Conference USA team.


Game Preview: Southern Miss vs. UAB

Saturday, November 30 | 12:00 p.m. CT | Birmingham, Ala. | Legion Field (71,594)


Game Preview: Southern Miss vs. Middle Tennessee

Saturday, November 23 | 2:30 p.m. CT | TV: CSS | Hattiesburg, Miss. | M.M. Roberts Stadium (36,232)


Game Preview: Southern Miss vs. Florida Atlantic

Saturday, November 16 | 11:30 a.m. CT | TV: CSS | Hattiesburg, Miss. | M.M. Roberts Stadium (36,232)


Football vs North Texas

Football vs North Texas


Southern Miss Falls to MTSU, 42-21

Nick Mullens finished with 289 yards and 3 touchdowns as the Golden Eagles fell to MTSU on Saturday.


Southern Miss Falls to Florida Atlantic, 41-7

The Golden Eagles are now 0-10; 0-6 in C-USA play.


Southern Miss Falls to Louisiana Tech, 36-13

Quarterback Nick Mullens finished 25 of 51 for 298 yards.


Southern Miss Drops to North Texas in Homecoming Game, 55-14

The Golden Eagles are now 0-7; 0-3 in C-USA play.

2014 (Redshirt Junior): Played in all 12 games on the season, making a pair of starts ... Earned starts against No. 23 Marshall and UTSA ... Recorded 23 tackles (11 solo, 12 assisted) with three quarterback hurries ... Had a season-high six tackles at UTSA, while adding five stops against No. 23 Marshall and four tackles versus Louisiana Tech ... Registered QB hurries against LA Tech, Marshall and UTSA.

2013 (Redshirt Sophomore): Played in all 12 games, starting the final 10 games of the season ... Finished the season with 90 tackles (44 solo, 46 assisted), including 4.0 tackles for loss, a forced fumble, an interception, a quarterback hurry and two pass breakups ... Had double-digit tackles in four games with a season-best 15 stops at East Carolina ... Had a season-best 1.5 tackles for loss against ECU and Marshall, while adding a TFL against FIU ... Forced a fumble at Louisiana Tech and recovered a fumble against North Texas ... Intercepted a pass and returned it for four yards against the Mean Green ... Had a quarterback hurry against Marshall and pass breakups against Middle Tennessee and UAB.

2012 (Redshirt Freshman): Saw action in all 12 games and drew a start against Marshall ... Recorded 29 tackles (17 solo, 12 assisted) and three tackles for loss including a pair of sacks ... Broke up one pass.

2011 (Freshman): Did not compete during the season, taking a redshirt.

High School: Three star recruit according to Rivals.com and a two star prospect by Scout.com and ESPN ... Voted the No. 37 player in the state of Alabama by Rivals.com ... Played for coach Joseph Billingsley at Gadsden City High School ... 6A Honorable Mention All-State performer ... All-Area at Defensive End and Most Valuable Player ... Tallied 104 tackles, 10 sacks, 17 quarterback pressures and two forced fumbles ... Started in the Mississippi-Alabama All-Star Classic ... Lettered four times in football, three in track and once in basketball ... Named All-State in track & field ... Won the U.S. Academy of Science Award, the U.S. Academy Business Leadership Award.

Personal: Full name is Terrick NaJoid Wright ... Son of Eulyshya and Marlon Wright ... Has an older brother ... Father, Marlon, player college baseball at Alabama A&M ... Born on Oct. 20, 1992 in Gadsden, Ala. ... Majoring in psychology.

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