Marquette men’s basketball team names Wilson captain

October 7, 2014

Derrick Wilson BasketballAnchorage’s Derrick Wilson has been named captain of the Marquette University men’s basketball team.

Look for him at midcourt before games, shaking hands with the referees and opposing captains.

Wilson, of East High fame, will share the responsibility with teammate Juan Anderson.

Wilson earned the starting job last year for the first time and averaged career highs in minutes [30.8], points [5.0], assists [4.2] and rebounds [3.8].

The 6-foot-2, 210-pound guard is a defensive dynamo and one of the best on-ball perimeter defenders in the Big East.