The former Christian County standout hit his first six attempts and had 20 points in the first 11 minutes of the game. He finished with 26 points on 8-of-12 shooting from behind the arc.
He missed setting the SEMO record for 3-pointers made in a game by one.
As a team, SEMO hit a school-record 20 3-pointers in 33 attempts.
Wilford, a senior, is averaging nearly 15 points a game for the Red Hawks this year.