Hall of Fame - Inductee Detail

Marc Wilson

Marc Wilson

Details

  • Position: Quarterback
  • School: Brigham Young
  • High School: Seattle, WA (Shorecrest HS)
  • Years: 1977-1979
  • Inducted: 1996
  • Place of Birth: Bremerton, WA
  • Date of Birth: Feb 15, 1957
  • Jersey Number: 6
  • Height: 6-5
  • Weight: 204

Member Biography

Marc Wilson was a star from the beginning of his career as a Brigham Young quarterback. In his first game as a starter, he threw 7 touchdown passes in a 63-17 triumph over Colorado State. He racked up 571 passing yards, an NCAA record at the time, against Utah. Wilson, who stood 6-5 and weighed 204, reached his peak as a senior in 1979. He was unanimous All-America and was named Player of the Year by the Seattle Touchdown Club and the Miami Touchdown Club. He graduated with a degree in economics, received the NCAA Top Five Award and NCAA post-graduate scholarship. Wilson played with Oakland Raiders and New England Patriots 1980-1990.