Mike Hilton
Mike  Hilton


Fayetteville, Ga.

High School:
Sandy Creek

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 184




2015 Ole Miss Football Preseason Honors

Ubiquitous Rebel Presence in Preseason Magazine, Website Lists


Preseason Report 08.18: Physical Practice Midway Through Camp

Ole Miss Continues Camp in Preparation for 2015 Season


Preseason Report 08.12: Competition all over Field as Fall Camp Continues

Rebel Assistant Coaches Pleased with Progress


Rebels Meet the Press at SEC Media Days

Ole Miss Head Coach Hugh Freeze, Trio of Players Attend Event in Hoover


Mike Hilton Receives 2015 Chucky Mullins Courage Award

Ole Miss Recognizes Current and Former Players with Spring Awards

Preseason All-SEC third team (Athlon).

Spring 2015: Became the 25th player to receive the Chucky Mullins Courage Award and will wear Mullins’ No. 38 jersey in 2015 ... Moved from cornerback to Rover safety in the spring ... Missed the spring game with a right thumb injury.

CAREER: Has started at every position in the defensive backfield during his career.

2014: Tied for 10th in the SEC with three interceptions, tied for 16th with 0.77 passes defended per game ... Led team with 71 tackles, while adding 4.0 TFLs and seven PBUs ... Started every game (11 at boundary cornerback, two at Rover) ... Helped Ole Miss lead the nation in scoring defense (16.0 ppg) and rank top 20 in total defense and passing defense ... Earned third letter ... vs. Boise State (8/28/14): Led the Rebels with a career-igh nine tackles (eight solo) and 0.5 TFL ... at Vanderbilt (9/6/14): Had three tackles (one solo) and a career-high three PBUs ... vs. UL-Lafayette (9/13/14): Posted four solo stops, an interception, a pass breakup and a QB hurry ... vs. Memphis (9/27/14): Made six tackles (three solo) with 0.5 TFL and a PBU ... vs. #1 Alabama (10/4/14): Recorded five tackles (three solo) with a TFL ... at #14 Texas A&M (10/11/14): Made first career start at Rover and had seven tackles (five solo), 0.5 TFL and a pass breakup ... vs. Tennessee (10/18/14): Made three tackles and picked off a pass ... at #23 LSU (10/25/14): Made eight tackles (five solo) and picked off a pass ... vs. #3 Auburn (11/1/14): Recorded eight tackles (five solo) and 1.5 TFLs ... vs. Presbyterian (11/8/14): Posted one tackle and a pass breakup in start at Rover ... at Arkansas (11/22/14): Made six tackles (one solo) ... vs. #4 Mississippi State (11/29/14): Collected six solo stops ... Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl vs. #6 TCU (12/31/14): Posted five stops (four solo).

2013: Played in and started 11 games (one at huskie, one at free safety, nine at corner) ... Missed the LSU and Idaho games with a hamstring injury ... Finished tied for fifth on the team with 52 tackles and fifth on the team with 5.5 TFLs ... Tied for fourth on the team with five passes defended (including an interception) ... Earned second letter ... at Vanderbilt (8/29/13): Started at huskie and made five tackles (four solo), tying a career high with 2.0 TFLs ... vs. Southeast Missouri (9/7/13): Started at CB and had four tackles (one solo) ... at Texas (9/14/13): Made a career-high seven tackles (six solo), including 2.0 TFLs, in start ... at #1 Alabama (9/28/13): Made four solo stops, including a TFL, in start ... at Auburn (10/5/13): Tallied a career-high eight tackles (six solo) in start ... vs. #9 Texas A&M (10/12/13): Assisted on a tackle in start and injured his hamstring ... vs. Arkansas (11/9/13): Made a tackle and had two pass breakups in start ... vs. Troy (11/16/13): Recorded four tackles (two solo) and his first career interception in start ... vs. #8 Missouri (11/23/13): Posted seven stops (six solo) and a pass breakup in start ... at Mississippi State (11/28/13): Shared the team lead with seven tackles and broke up a pass in start ... Music City Bowl vs. Georgia Tech (12/30/13): Made his first career start at free safety and tallied four tackles (three solo), a half TFL and a forced fumble.

2012: Played in 12 games with four starts at Huskie and one at cornerback ... Recorded 33 tackles, 3.5 TFLs, 2.0 sacks, two pass breakups and two forced fumbles ... Earned first letter ... vs. UTEP (9/8): Made his collegiate debut ... vs. #12 Texas (9/15): Posted his first two tackles of his career ... at Tulane (9/22): Made four stops (three solo) ... vs. Texas A&M (10/6): Made first career start (dimeback) and had three solo tackles, including 2.0 sacks, and forced a fumble ... vs. Auburn (10/13): Tallied five tackles (four solo) with a TFL ... at Arkansas (10/27): Made six tackles (four solo) and broke up two passes in a start at Huskie ... at #6 Georgia (11/3): Posted three assisted tackles, including one for a loss of 1 yard in a start ... vs. Vanderbilt (11/10): Posted five tackles (four solo) ... at #7 LSU (11/17): Posted four tackles (three solo) and forced a fumble ... vs. #24 Mississippi State (11/24): Assisted on a tackle in start ... Member of the 2012 signing class.

HIGH SCHOOL: Helped lead team to a 12-1 record and the state playoffs as a senior ... Named honorable mention Class AAA All-State by the Georgia Sports Writers Association ... Played safety as a junior and broke the school record with nine interceptions ... Ranked as the No. 71 player in Georgia by Rivals.com and the No. 78 running back in the nation by Scout.com ... Coached in high school by Chip Walker.

PERSONAL: Son of Michael and Cynthia Hilton ... Full name is Michael Hilton ... Born: March 9, 1994 ... General studies major ... Made U.M.A.A. Honor Roll for Spring 2015.

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