2015 (Jr.): Played in all 12 games with 11 starts at linebacker … led the team with 48 solo tackles and ranked second with 95 total tackles … reached double-digit tackles in four games, including three straight games against UMass, Western Michigan and Ohio … recorded his first collegiate sack as well as his first two collegiate interceptions on Sept. 19 at Eastern Michigan … his sack ended a first quarter Eastern Michigan drive while his interceptions came … piled up eight tackles, a sack and fumble recovery against Georgia State on Oct. 17 … forced and recovered a fumble in the first quarter against Central Michigan on Oct. 24 which led to a Ball State touchdown … also notched two pass break-ups against Central Michigan.
2014 (So.): Played in all 12 games and started two games (versus Northern Illinois and at Massachusetts) to earn second letter … career-high 13 tackles versus Northern Illinois … posted 10 tackles at UMass … six tackles in season opener versus Colgate … first career tackle for loss in the season finale at Bowling Green … forced first career fumble versus Northern Illinois.
2013 (Fr.): Saw first collegiate action in the season opener versus Illinois State … played in 11 games to earn first letter … first career tackle came against Illinois State … four tackles in three contests … five tackles at North Texas and versus Central Michigan … season-high eight tackles versus Miami.
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned three letters in football for coach Brian Hales at Butler High … helped team to a 15-0 overall record as a senior and a 57-2 mark in his career … helped team to a USA Today No. 3 ranking as a senior … the Bulldogs won three state championships in his four seasons … all-state as a senior … All-Southwestern Conference as a junior and senior … Southwestern Conference's Defensive Most Valuable Player as a junior and senior … Matthews Mint Hill Daily Standard Defensive Player of the Year as a senior … Butler's Most Valuable Player as a junior and senior … team captain as a senior … managed 186 tackles, four interceptions, six sacks and three forced fumbles as a senior … tallied 356 tackles, eight interceptions and 15 sacks in two varsity seasons … selected to participate in the Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas after his senior season … also earned three letters in basketball for coach Donald Kirby … named conference's Sixth Man of the Year as a junior.
PERSONAL: Son of Eddie and Marianne Wiggins … born Feb. 2, 1995, in Charlotte, North Carolina … two brothers and one sister … attended the same high school as former Ball State standout Jahwan Edwards and fellow signee David Moore … full name is Sean Michael Wiggins.
|SINGLE-GAME HIGHS [all-time ranking]:
Interceptions: 2 [t-1st], at Eastern Michigan, Sep 19, 2015
Tackles: 13, Northern Illinois, 11/5/2014 (8-5)
Sacks: 1.0, Georgia State, Oct 17, 2015 (1-0); at Eastern Michigan, Sep 19, 2015 (1-0)
Tackles for loss: 1.0, 7 times
Fumbles forced: 1 [t-4th], Northern Illinois, 11/5/2014 ; Central Michigan, Oct 24, 2015
Fumbles recovered: 2 [t-1st], at Central Michigan, 10/18/2014 ; at Central Michigan, Oct 18, 2014
Pass breakups: 2 [t-7th], Central Michigan, Oct 24, 2015