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Ishmail Wainright 24

Ishmail  Wainright


Kansas City, Mo.

High School:
Montrose Christian [Md.]

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 260




Baylor vs. Iowa State Photos

USATSI photos from Baylor football vs. Iowa State

2017 (Senior): Played in nine games with three starts ... Caught first four career passes for 34 yards and two TDs on season ... Started at No. 10 TCU, caught career-high two passes for 12 yards ... Had one catch for career-long 13 yards for a TD vs. Iowa State ... Played vs. Texas Tech but did not record any stats ... Had first career catch at Kansas for nine-yard TD ... Combined with Jordan Feuerbacher to give Baylor two TD receptions from tight ends in a game for first time since Sept. 19, 2008 against UConn (both by Justin Akers) ... Last time two different TE had caught a TD pass in a game for Baylor was Sept. 8, 2007 against Rice (Akers and Brad Taylor) ... Played but did not record any stats vs. Texas ... Played vs. No. 23 West Virginia but didn’t record any stats ... Played at No. 14 Oklahoma State but didn’t record any stats ... Missed games at Duke, vs. Oklahoma and at Kansas State due to illness ... Made first career start vs. UTSA but didn’t record any stats ... Made collegiate football debut vs. Liberty but didn’t record any stats.

Baylor Basketball: Played in 132 games with 76 starts over four seasons with Baylor basketball from 2013-17 ... 2017 honorable mention All-Big 12 by coaches ... Averaged 3.8 points per game 3.2 rebounds per game over career ... Averaged 5.7 ppg, 5.1 rpg and 3.1 apg as senior in 2016-17 ... Helped Bears to Sweet 16 appearances in 2014 and 2017 ... Led Baylor to 99 wins during his career ... Played key role in the Bears earning four consecutive NCAA Tournament appearances for first time in program history.

High School: Played two seasons of basketball for head coach Stu Vetter at Montrose Christian School in Rockville, Md. ... Helped team to 19-5 record as senior in 2012-13 ... Earned 2013 All-MET honors after averaging 8.8 points. 9.1 rebounds and 8.2 assists for Mustangs ... Scored 20 points for Capital team in 40th Capital Classic All-Star Game ... Began prep career at Raytown (Mo.) South High School, where he averaged 13.6 points and 9.8 rebounds as a sophomore in 2010-11 ... Consensus top-75 recruit, ranked No. 28 in 2013 class by, No. 51 by, No. 52 by and No. 62 by ... Highest ranked member of 2013 recruiting class that was ranked No. 13 nationally by

Personal: Son of Calvin Wainright and Mary Mills ... Communications major.


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