Justin Gilbert: Records, agility, stats, more

Justin Gilbert's NCAA and school records, durability and agility issues, stats and high school history.

RECORDS
NCAA Career-Record Results…Among active NCAA Football Bowl Subdivision performers, Justin Gilbert leads the group in kickoff return touchdowns, ranking fourth in kickoff return yards and fifth for amount of kickoff returns…Also placed ninth for total amount of interceptions and 21st for interception return yards…His six kickoff returns for touchdowns are one shy of the NCAA FBS record of seven, established by C.J. Spiller of Clemson (2006-09) and matched by Tyron Carrier of Houston (2008-11)…
Big Twelve Conference Career-Record Results…The senior's six kickoff returns for scores topped the old league record of five by Brian Banks of Kansas State (2008-09)…His twelve interceptions tied Vincent Meeks of Texas Tech (2002-05) and Darcel McBath of Texas Tech (2005-08) for seventh on the Big Twelve all-time list…With 102 kickoff returns, he joins Perrish Cox of Oklahoma State as the only Cowboys and only Big Twelve players with at least 100 kickoff returns during a career…His 2,681 kickoff return yards rank behind Cox (2,804; 2006-09) on both the league and school career-record charts…His kickoff return average of 26.28 yards rank seventh in league annals…
School Career-Record Results…Gilbert's twelve interceptions tied Rod Brown (1982-84), Scott Harmon (1990-93), Adam Hinds (1982-84), Chris Rockins (1980-83) and John Gates (1968-69) for fifth in school history…His 180 interception return yards rank seventh and his two interception touchdowns tied Harry Roberts (1982-85), Jerry Deckard (1985-87), Patrick Lavine (2006-09), Shaun Lewis (2010-12) and Cleveland Vann (1972-73) for fourth on the Cowboys career list…His six kickoff returns for touchdowns surpassed the old record of four by Perrish Cox (2006-09)…His kickoff return average of 26.28 yards is topped by only Chris Massey (28.08-yard average; 38 for 1,067; 1999-2002) on OSU's all-time chart.

INJURY REPORT
2010 Season…Sat out vs. Kansas State with an undisclosed injury.

AGILITY TESTS
4.37 in the 40-yard dash (time led all defensive backs at the 2014 NFL Combine)…1.54 10-yard dash…2.57 20-yard dash…4.43 20-yard shuttle…6.92 three-cone drill…35 ½-inch vertical jump…10'-6" broad jump…Bench pressed 225 pounds 20 times (third best for all cornerbacks at the 2014 Combine)…33 1/8-inch arm length…8 5/8-inch hands…77-inch wingspan.

HIGH SCHOOL
Gilbert attended Huntsville (Tex.) High School, playing for coaches Mitchell Coey and Shane Martin...Scout.com rated him with three stars and called him the 42nd-best cornerback in the nation…The two-time district MVP was also a Super Prep all-region pick and ranked by that publication as the 51st-best player in the state…As a sophomore, he scored eleven times on 97 carries for 521 yards (5.4 ypc), along with completing 97-of-166 passes for 1,338 yards and nine touchdowns...Followed with five scoring strikes while picking up 629 yards and eight touchdowns on just 69 rushing attempts (9.1 ypc) in 2008…His senior season produced 122 carries for 1,061 yards and nine scores, finishing with 753 yards and four scores behind 50-of-108 pass attempts…In addition to football, Gilbert lettered in basketball and track…Competed in the 100 meters and the 200 meters, posting a personal best of 10.68 seconds in the 100 meters his senior year...At the Texas Relays at the University of Texas at Austin, he won the Division II finals in the 100 meters…Ran a personal best of 21.59 seconds in the 200 meters en route to winning the Texas Class 4A championship in that event.

PERSONAL
Gilbert is an Education major…His cousin, Fred Gilbert, played for UCLA, then transferred to Houston where he was a standout receiver...Son of Iwanna Rolling and Sherman Gilbert…Participated in community service for the City of Huntsville...Born Justin Rodrell Gilbert on 11/07/91 in The Woodlands, Texas...Resides in Huntsville, Texas.

DEFENSIVE STATISTICS

STATS

GP

GS

TK

FR

FC

INT

TFL

PBU

PRES

2010

12

00

018

 00

 01

 00

00.0-00

  01

   00

2011

13

13

059

 01

 00

 05

01.0-04

  10

   00

2012

13

13

063

 00

 01

 00

02.0-03

  09

   00

2013

13

13

042

 00

 00

 07

00.0-00

  07

   01

TOTAL

51

39

182

 01

 02

 12

03.0-07

  27

   01

 

INTERCEPTION RETURNS

NO

YARDS

AVG

TD

LONG

 00

     000

00.00

 00

   00

 05

     057

11.40

 00

   27

 00

     000

00.00

 00

   00

 07

     123

17.57

 02

   43

 12

     180

15.00

 02

   43

 

KICKOFF RETURNS

STATS

NO

YARDS

AVG

TD

LONG

2010

026

   0698

26.85

 02

   93

2011

026

   0703

27.04

 02

 100

2012

032

   0827

25.84

 01

   96

2013

018

   0453

25.17

 01

 100

TOTAL

102

   2681

26.28

 06

 100

 

PUNT RETURNS

STATS

NO

YARDS

AVG

TD

LONG

2010

 08

     055

06.88

 00

   50

 


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