2017 Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll
2017 (JUNIOR): Started all 12 games and played a team-high 807 offensive snaps … Started six games at right guard, four games at right tackle and once at left tackle … Allowed only one sack and four total pressures over the last five games of the season … Committed only two penalties … Part of an offensive line that paved the way for the offense to rush for 200 or more yards in five games … Helped the offense top the 400-yard mark six times … Earned a 77.6 overall grade from Pro Football Focus … Flagged only twice on the year … vs. Florida A&M (Aug. 31): Graded out at a season-high 85.1 by PFF, which ranked No. 15 nationally among guards that week … vs. New Mexico State (Sept. 30): Played a season-high 80 snaps and earned a 77.5 game grade and an 80.7 pass-blocking grade from PFF … vs. Missouri (Nov. 24): Closed the season with an 83.9 game grade, 82.0 pass-blocking grade and 82.3 run-blocking grade from PFF … Saw action in 61 snaps.
2016 (SOPHOMORE): Started five and played in all 13 games at right guard … Played 350-plus snaps … His five starts came in the last five games of the season … Awarded a scholarship after the regular season, prior to the 2016 Belk Bowl … Part of an offensive line that blocked for 428.4 yards of total offense per game … Helped the offense log both 200 yards passing and rushing in the same game five times … Paved the way for Rawleigh Williams III to capture the SEC regular season rushing title with 1,326 yards on the ground, while Austin Allen threw for an SEC-best 3,430 yards … vs. No. 11 Florida (Nov. 5): Made his first career start … Had a pancake block on the opening play of the game … Cleared paths for 223 yards rushing, including 148 and two touchdowns by Williams, against Florida’s top-10 run defense … Provided time for 243 yards passing and 466 yards of total offense … at Mississippi State (Nov. 19): Paved the way for the fourth-most yards in school history as the offense compiled 661 total yards, including 357 on the ground and 304 in the air … Part of offensive line that didn’t allow a sack, which snapped Mississippi State’s seven-game streak with at least one sack … Cleared paths for Williams’ career-high 205 yards rushing and four TDs, as well as Devwah Whaley’s 112 yards and one score on the ground … Provided time for Allen to complete 18 of 25 passes for 303 yards and two TDs … at Missouri (Nov. 25): Blocked for 500-plus yards of total offense for the third time, including 348 yards through the air and 155 on the ground … Helped Williams post his seventh 100-yard rushing game and blocked for Allen to tally his fourth 300-yard passing effort.
2015 (REDSHIRT FRESHMAN): Participated in three games.
2014 (FRESHMAN): Redshirted during initial year on campus.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Dumas High School … Finalist for the Air National Guard Scholar Athlete of the Year award … Started all but three games from sophomore to senior year on offense and defense … Played nose guard, tackle and end on defense … Played left and right tackle on offense … As a senior, had 40 tackles, one interception, six tackles for loss and 3.0 sacks … Recorded 50 tackles as a junior … Coached by Mark Courtney.
PERSONAL: Born on Sept. 30, 1995 … Son of Johnny and Irene Gibson … Computer science engineering major.