2010: Wright, USC's most experienced defensive back, will look to lead the secondary in 2010 as a senior cornerback.
2009: Wright was set to start at cornerback as a junior in 2009, but was ruled academically ineligible in 2009 fall camp and had to sit out the regular season. He regained his eligibility for the bowl game against Boston College and started that contest, getting 2 tackles and an interception (which set up a USC touchdown). He was limited in 2009 spring practice while recuperating from a neck injury.
2008: Wright started USC's first 2 games (Virginia and Ohio State) of his 2008 junior season at cornerback and was productive, but then suffered a hairline fracture in his neck in practice prior to the Oregon State game and was sidelined the rest of the season. Because of the early-season injury, he was allowed to redshirt. Overall in 2008, he had 8 tackles (5 at Virginia and 3 versus Ohio State).
2007: Wright was a backup cornerback who was used often as USC's nickel back and also played on special teams as a sophomore in 2007. Overall in 2007 while appearing in 11 games (all but Stanford and Arizona), he had 29 tackles, including 3.5 for losses of 26 yards (with an 8-yard sack), plus 4 deflections. He even started the Washington game. He strained his left hamstring at Washington and missed the next 2 games (Stanford and Arizona). He had 4 stops (including 2 for losses) against Idaho, 2 tackles at Nebraska, 1 stop against Washington State and 3 tackles at Washington. He had 4 tackles (0.5 for loss) at Notre Dame, 4 stops and 2 deflections against Oregon State, 2 tackles at California, 4 tackles and a deflection at Arizona State, 2 tackles (with a sack) versus UCLA and 3 tackles versus Illinois.
2006: Wright was a backup cornerback and key special teams player as a freshman in 2006, his first year at USC. Overall in 2006 while appearing in all 13 games, he had 15 tackles and 2 fumble recoveries (versus Arizona State and Stanford). He had 3 tackles against Notre Dame and 2 against Arkansas, Arizona State, Stanford and Oregon. He saw brief action at cornerback against Arkansas, Oregon and Michigan.
HIGH SCHOOL: He was a 2005 Super Prep All-American, Prep Star All-American, Super Prep All-Farwest, Prep Star All-Western, Long Beach Press-Telegram Best in the West first team, Orange County Register Fab 15 second team, Tacoma News-Tribune Western 100, Cal-Hi Sports All-State third team, All-CIF Southern Section second team, All-CIF Division I first team, Riverside Press-Enterprise All-San Bernardino first team and All-Citrus Belt League selection as a senior defensive back and running back at Colton (Calif.) High. He had 68 tackles and 2 sacks in 2005, plus ran for 1,094 yards on 78 carries (14.1 avg.) with 16 TDs and caught 13 passes for 336 yards (25.8 avg.) with 4 TDs despite missing the first 2 games with a broken left hand.
As a junior in 2004, he made the Riverside Press-Enterprise All-San Bernardino squad while recording 102 tackles, 2 sacks, 3 interceptions and 2 fumble recoveries and rushing for 1,297 yard on 139 carries (9.3 avg.) with 14 TDs. Current Trojan Allen Bradford also prepped at Colton
PERSONAL: He's a sociology major at USC.
GAME-BY-GAME WITH SHAREECE WRIGHT