23 - Michael Wilder
Michael Wilder
Height: 6-2
Weight: 215
Year: Junior
Hometown: Long Beach, Calif.
High School: Wilson HS
Position: Forward/Guard

2009-10: Played in 26 games with four mid-season starts as a freshman at UC Irvine...averaged 3.8 points and 2.0 rebounds...scored a high of 18 points at Eastern Kentucky Nov. 24, hitting 6 of 9 threes...had 12 points the next night versus Fairleigh Dickinson...recorded seven assists in Dec. 12 win over Vanguard University...grabbed five rebounds against UTSA Nov. 23 and Seattle University Dec. 15...had a five-game stretch from late November to mid-December when he hit 12 of 17 three-point shots.

High School: The four-year starter at Long Beach Wilson High School was named MVP of the Moore League in 2009 after averaging 22.8 points and 10.2 rebounds for Coach Matt Michelson...also earned first team All-CIF honors as a senior and was a three-time selection to the All-Moore League first team...top-scoring game was 39 points against Cerritos High...averaged 15 points and 9 rebounds as a junior...was named to the Long Beach Press-Telegram's Dream Team first team in 2008 and 2009...earned the CIF Champion of Character Award...was a four-year player on the volleyball team and was senior class vice president.

Personal: Majoring in psychology and social behavior...parents are Robert and Lineta Wilder.