Saw action in nine games, averaging 2.3 minutes per game … Recorded three points against Tennessee Temple Dec. 17, going 1-for-1 from three-point range … Snagged two rebounds against Rice March 1.
Made MT debut against Alabama State on 11/9/12 ... Scored first points vs. Troy on 2/9/13 ... Made first 3-pointer vs. South Alabama on 2/21/13 ... Played career-high 7 minutes against Troy on 2/9/13.
Practiced with the Blue Raiders last year before earning a roster spot in 2012-13 … Took a redshirt.
Played for Coach Austin Clark at Baylor School in Chattanooga ... Won the district title and made the state quarterfinals along with brother Zane Gibson ... Named second-team all-state and all-region as a leftfielder ... Member of the Honor Council.
Born Sept. 11, 1992 in Chattanooga, Tenn. ... Son of John and Gena Gibson and has two brothers, Zane (current senior for Middle Tennessee) and Chandler … Father, John, played basketball at UT-Chattanooga from 1984-86 and coached there from 1988-2001 … Majoring in Construction Management with a minor in Business Administration … Perfect meal is ribs and potato casserole … Enjoys watching the Sandlot, but thinks Adam Sandler is his favorite actor … Superhero of choice is the Flash … Favorite musical group is Florida Georgia Line … The Harry Potter series are his favorite books … Pistol Pete Maravich is his favorite athlete … Favorite career moment was making the 2012 NCAA Tournament … Garnered the nickname “Big Gib”… Admires his parents and all they have done for him … Best part about being a Blue Raider is the support from the community as well as the feeling of family … Aspires to own his own business.