7 Bryce Gibson
7 Bryce Gibson
Height: 5-10
Weight: 180
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Johnstown, Pa.
High School: Greater Johnstown Area
Position: DB
Major: Communication Studies

2018 (Sophomore) | Game-By-Game Stats

Started all 11 games at cornerback...was credited with 42 total tackles, including 31 solo stops...had a team-leading 12 pass breakups...had PBUs in nine contests...opened the season with a career-high eight-tackle performance against Butler...had seven tackles vs. the Bulldogs...also had a season-best three pass breakups...had six tackles, including five solo stops at South Dakota State...credited with five solo stops and had a forced fumble at West Virginia...had five stops (three solo and two assists) against Indiana State...had four solo stops against Southern Illinois...had four tackles against UNI and South Dakota...broke up two passes against the Coyotes...credited with three stops at Western Illinois...had two solo tackles at Illinois State...had TFLs against SDSU and SIU...earned his second letter.

2017 (Freshman) | Game-By-Game Stats

Named to the Missouri Valley Football Conference's All-Newcomer Team...started all 11 games at cornerback as true freshman...credited with 35 tackles, 24 of which were solo stops…was second on the team with seven pass breakups…in MVFC games had 28 tackles, 19 of which were solos…best game was a six-tackle effort (five solos) against North Dakota State…had four tackles against Missouri State (three solos and an assist)...also had four stops vs. Central Connecticut (three solos and an assist)...had four tackles at Indiana State (two solos, two assists)...credited with three solo tackles at South Dakota...also had three stops at Southern Illinois and South Dakota State...also had a pair of tackles vs. Robert Morris and Illinois State...had single tackles vs. Pittsburgh and Indiana State...had PBUs in seven games…YSU's pass defense allowed just 143.7 yards per game and a 46.7 completion percentage...the yardage led all of FCS in the regular season...earned his first letter. 

High School: Honorable-Mention Pennsylvania Class 4A PFN All-State selection…rushed for 1,356 yards and scored nine touchdowns…Greater Johnstown had one of its best years in school history winning a record 12 games and advancing to the PIAA Class 4A quarterfinals in 2016…had 40 tackles and two interceptions…in the playoff win over Jersey Shore, returned the opening kickoff 72 yards and had two rushing scores…finished with 120 yards in the game…selected for the 2017 PSFCA East vs. West All-Star Game...coach was Tony Penna Jr….transferred to Greater Johnstown following his sophomore year at Archbishop Carroll in Washington D.C...had 48 tackles, including 34 solos stops, as a sophomore at Carroll…also competes in track and field…was part of the 4x100-meter relay squad that advanced to the 2016 Class 3A state meet...was a member of the honor roll.

Personal: Parents are Charlynn Durham and B.J. Gibson…in February 2016, helped first responders resuscitate a man found unresponsive outside an area grocery store…cousin Kareem Gibson, is a defensive back at Virginia...has two sisters and a brother...major is communication studies.