2012 Intro: Emeche Wells

Roseville (Minn.) wide receiver Emeche Wells has yet to land his first scholarship offer, but a few teams may be on the verge of offering.

Size: 6-foot-3, 195 pounds
Hometown: Roseville, Minn.
School: Roseville (5A)
Position: Wide Receiver

Prep Career

In six games as a junior, Wells had 20 receptions for 270 yards and six touchdowns.


Although Emeche Wells has yet to land his first scholarship offer—Northern Iowa, Iowa State, Wyoming and Wisconsin are all teams that have shown interest in the Roseville (Minn.) wide receiver.

The 6-foot-3, 195-pounder is a standout athlete who participates in football, track during the spring and is a guard for the varsity basketball team—where he averaged 12.7 points per game last season.

Schools having been talking to Wells about playing football and running track in college but if he had his choice, he would be playing on the hardwood.

"I would really like to play basketball in college," Wells said. "But if I don't get any good offers—I'm playing football instead."

A hectic basketball schedule didn't afford Wells the opportunity to visits colleges this spring, but he plans to see some schools this summer.

"I'm just looking for a college that I feel comfortable in," Wells explained. "I want to know that they really want me and need me to help their team out."

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