ROBERT GIBSON
Linebacker
1987 / 1991
Jamestown, NC
Prior Schools
SchoolLocation
Ragsdale Jamestown, NC

Roster Listings
YearRosterNumPosHtWtYrGmsGS
1987 1987 Media Guide 81 TSE 6-4 215 Fr
1987 Program vs NC State 81 TSE 6-4 215 Fr 0 0
1988 Spring 1988 81 LB 6-4 215 So
1988 Program vs North Carolina, other additions 81 LB 6-3 218 So 0 0
1989 Program vs Duke 81 LB 6-3 218 Jr 1 1
1991 1991 Media Guide 57 OLB 6-3 228 Sr
1991 Duke 1991 57 OLB 6-3 228 Sr 3 3
Depth Chart Appearances
DescriptionPositionRank
1988 Media Guide Linebacker 2nd String
Georgia Tech game 10/15/88 Open-Side Linebacker 2nd String
1991 Media Guide Outside Linebacker Starter
Gamecock Archives Article Mentions
Article
20 Years Later : 1987 Season Revisited
Honors
AwardYear
1986 Shrine Bowl
1991 George Terry Best Attitude
Defense
YearSoloAstTklTFLSacksIntPBUQBHFRFFBK
1987 15 6 21 1.0 1.0 0 0 1 0 0
1988 12 7 19 0.0 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0
1989 53 44 97 1.0 1.0 1 2 0 2 1 0
1991 37 27 64 5.0 2.0 1 4 0 0 0 0
Tot 117 84 201 7.0 4.0 3 6 0 3 1 0
Games Started
DateOpponentPosition
1989-09-02 Duke Inside Linebacker
1991-09-07 Duke Outside Linebacker
1991-09-14 West Virginia Outside Linebacker
1991-11-23 Clemson Outside Linebacker
Game Defensive Stats
DateOpponentSOLOASTTKLTFLSKFFFRPBUQBHIPLCDPLRZPLIPP
1987-09-05 Appalachian State 0 2 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0
1987-10-03 Nebraska 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0
1987-10-17 Virginia 4 0 4 0.0 1.0 0 1 0
1987-10-24 East Carolina 3 3 6 0.0 0.0 0 0 0
1987-10-31 North Carolina State 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0
1987-11-14 Wake Forest 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0
1987-11-21 Clemson 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0
Scoring Plays
DateOpponentQtrTimeUSCOppPlay
Defense - Sacks
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1989 1989-10-21 Western Carolina 2 15 USC 27 Todd Cottrell sacked for a loss of 10 (Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-10-12 Louisiana Tech 1 15 USC 20 Johnson sacked for loss of 5 (Robert Gibson)
Defense - Tackles For Loss
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1989 1989-10-28 North Carolina State 2 6 USC 31 Aubrey Shaw rush for loss of 4 (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-11-04 Florida State 2 5 USC 15 Amp Lee loses 3 on draw (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-11-04 Florida State 3 8 USC 18 Edgar Bennett loses 3 on screen pass from Peter Tom Willis (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-11-04 Florida State 3 10 USC 26 Chris Parker rush for loss of 1 (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-11-11 North Carolina 1 10 USC 25 Eric Blount rush for loss of 3 (Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-09-14 West Virginia 1 10 USC 17 Adrian Murrell rush for loss of 4 (Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-11-16 North Carolina 1 10 UNC 39 Randy Jordan rush for loss of 2 (Robert Gibson)
Defense - Passes Broken Up
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1989 1989-09-16 West Virginia 1 15 WVA 37 Major Harris back to pass throws incomplete for Moss (Robert Gibson on coverage)
1989 1989-10-21 Western Carolina 3 25 USC 37 Todd Cottrell passes incomplete for Terry (pass broken up by Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-10-12 Louisiana Tech 3 4 USC 26 Sam Hughes pass tipped by (Robert Gibson), intercepted by Eric Brown at SC 18, returned 27 yards
Defense - Interceptions
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1988 1988-10-01 Appalachian State 1 10 USC 35 Redding pass intercepted by Robert Gibson at SC 37, returned 9 yards
1989 1989-09-02 Duke 2 6 50 Billy Ray pass intercepted by Robert Gibson at SC 42, returned 8 yards
1991 1991-09-21 Virginia Tech 2 7 50 Will Furrer pass intercepted by Robert Gibson at SC 39, returned 16 yards
Defensive Plays
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1987 1987-11-21 Clemson 4 10 USC 49 Rodney Price punts 38 yards to the CU 13; Donnell Woolford returns 4 to CU 17 (Robert Gibson)
1987 1987-12-05 Miami (Fla) 0 0 USC 35 Eric Markle kicks off to UM 2, Randal Hill returns 20 yards (Patrick Hinton, Robert Gibson)
1988 1988-09-03 North Carolina 2 2 UNC 31 Torin Dorn rush for 5 (Ron Rabune, Robert Gibson) + SC personal foul
1988 1988-11-05 Florida State 3 4 USC 42 Lawrence Dawsey, 14-yd pass from Peter Tom Willis (Stephane Williams, Robert Gibson)
1988 1988-11-05 Florida State 2 5 USC 45 Ross rush for 10 (Robert Gibson)
1988 1988-11-12 Navy 2 7 NAV 30 Archer rush for 3 (Robert Gibson)
1988 1988-11-12 Navy 3 4 NAV 33 Gary McIntosh rush for 2 (Robert Gibson)
1988 1988-12-28 Indiana 1 10 IND 12 Anthony Thompson rush for 48 (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-09-02 Duke 2 11 USC 19 Roger Boone, 9-yd pass from Billy Ray (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-09-02 Duke 2 5 USC 5 Clarkston Hines, 1-yd pass from Billy Ray (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-09-02 Duke 1 10 DUK 13 Roger Boone, pass for no gain from Billy Ray (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-09-02 Duke 1 10 DUK 9 Dave Colonna, 23-yd pass from Billy Ray (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-09-02 Duke 2 9 DUK 43 Roger Boone, 3-yd pass from Billy Ray (Trent Simpson, Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-09-09 Virginia Tech 1 10 VAT 7 Jon Jefferies rush for 3 (Corey Miller, Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-09-09 Virginia Tech 1 10 USC 36 Jon Jefferies rush for 6 (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-09-09 Virginia Tech 4 8 USC 29 Fox, 16-yd pass from Will Furrer (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-09-09 Virginia Tech 2 13 VAT 26 Fox rush for 5 (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-09-09 Virginia Tech 3 8 USC 12 Vaughn Hebron rush for 3 (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-09-16 West Virginia 3 8 USC 20 Major Harris stopped on option for no gain (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-09-16 West Virginia 1 3 USC 3 Major Harris keeps on option, tackled for loss of 1 (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-09-16 West Virginia 2 6 USC 40 Ford fumbles option pitch from Major Harris, recoverd by USC's Robert Gibson
1989 1989-09-16 West Virginia 1 10 USC 37 Major Harris pitches to Williams who runs right for 4 (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-09-16 West Virginia 4 9 USC 37 Daren Parker punts to WV 24, Fulton returns 7 yds to WV 31 (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-09-23 Georgia Tech 3 10 GAT 16 Owen, 9-yd pass from Shawn Jones (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-09-23 Georgia Tech 3 8 GAT 22 Pettis, 5-yd pass from Shawn Jones (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-10-07 East Carolina 1 10 USC 23 Michael Rhett up the middle for 4 (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-10-07 East Carolina 2 6 USC 19 Van Buren around left end for 2 (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-10-07 East Carolina 2 10 ECU 8 Harper around right end for 5 (Marty Dye, Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-10-07 East Carolina 3 28 ECU 39 Freeman, 6-yd pass from Jeff Blake (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-10-07 East Carolina 3 14 ECU 23 Luke Fisher, 8-yd pass from Jeff Blake (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-10-21 Western Carolina 3 3 WCU 34 Todd Cottrell passes to Terry for gain of 1 (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-10-21 Western Carolina 2 10 WCU 22 Terry up middle for gain of 4 (Robert Gibson, Patrick Hinton)
1989 1989-10-21 Western Carolina 1 10 WCU 37 Terry around right end for 7 (Gibson)
1989 1989-10-21 Western Carolina 3 7 WCU 44 Todd Cottrell passes to Hemphill for 2 (Leon Harris, Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-10-28 North Carolina State 3 7 USC 27 Al Byrd, 20-yd pass from Shane Montgomery (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-10-28 North Carolina State 2 8 USC 20 Jackson rush for 3 (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-10-28 North Carolina State 1 10 NCS 49 Todd Varn rush for 2 (Robert Gibson, Corey Miller)
1989 1989-10-28 North Carolina State 1 10 USC 35 Aubrey Shaw rush for 4 (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-10-28 North Carolina State 4 3 USC 43 Aubrey Shaw rush for 42 (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-11-04 Florida State 2 1 FSU 42 R.Johnson, 12-yd pass from Peter Tom Willis (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-11-04 Florida State 1 10 USC 42 Johnson, 18-yd pass from Peter Tom Willis (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-11-11 North Carolina 3 7 UNC 45 Todd Burnett rush for 13 (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-11-11 North Carolina 1 2 USC 2 Staples rush for no gain (Patrick Hinton, Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-11-11 North Carolina 1 10 UNC 40 Eric Blount rush for 2 (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-11-18 Clemson 2 20 CLM 20 Terry Allen up the middle for 17 (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-11-18 Clemson 1 10 USC 14 Terry Allen up the middle for 1 (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-11-18 Clemson 3 7 USC 11 Joe Henderson up middle for no gain (Robert Gibson)
1989 1989-11-18 Clemson 1 10 CLM 46 Joe Henderson around left tackle for 4 (Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-09-07 Duke 3 10 USC 14 Randy Cuthbert, 4-yd pass from Dave Brown (Rpbert Gibson)
1991 1991-09-07 Duke 2 10 USC 44 Chris Brown rush for 17 (Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-09-14 West Virginia 1 10 WVA 43 Adrian Murrell rush for 15 (Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-09-21 Virginia Tech 2 6 USC 20 Will Furrer scrambles for 13 (Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-09-21 Virginia Tech 2 10 VAT 18 Poindexter rush for 11 (Jahmal Pettiford, Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-09-21 Virginia Tech 3 12 VAT 23 Vaughn Hebron, 3-yd pass from Will Furrer (Ernest Dixon, Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-09-21 Virginia Tech 1 10 USC 15 Bryant rush for no gain (Robert Gibson, Eric Brown)
1991 1991-09-21 Virginia Tech 2 4 VAT 29 Vaughn Hebron rush for 5 (Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-09-21 Virginia Tech 2 3 VAT 38 Vaughn Hebron rush for 13 (Bru Pender, Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-09-21 Virginia Tech 2 25 VAT 36 Vaughn Hebron, 4-yd pass from Will Furrer (Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-09-21 Virginia Tech 1 10 VAT 29 Bryant, 3-yd pass from Will Furrer (Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-09-21 Virginia Tech 1 10 VAT 37 Campbell, 19-yd pass from Will Furrer (Robert Gibson, Jerry Inman)
1991 1991-09-21 Virginia Tech 2 10 USC 44 Sturdivant, 9-yd pass from Will Furrer (Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-09-28 East Carolina 1 10 ECU 43 Cedric Van Buren rush for 2 (Joe Reaves, Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-09-28 East Carolina 1 10 ECU 30 Johnson, 8-yd pass from Jeff Blake (Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-09-28 East Carolina 1 10 USC 40 Williams, 6-yd pass from Jeff Blake (Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-09-28 East Carolina 3 7 USC 11 Jeff Blake rush for 3 (Robert Gibson, Eric Brown)
1991 1991-09-28 East Carolina 1 10 ECU 27 Cedric Van Buren rush for 3 (Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-09-28 East Carolina 2 9 ECU 46 Williams, 7-yd pass from Jeff Blake (Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-09-28 East Carolina 1 10 ECU 33 Johnson rush for 15 (Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-09-28 East Carolina 1 10 USC 37 Johnson rush for 4 (Joe Reaves, Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-09-28 East Carolina 2 2 USC 47 Williams, 6-yd pass from Jeff Blake (Jerry Inman, Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-10-05 East Tennessee State 1 10 ETS 13 Hollins rush for 4 (Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-10-19 Georgia Tech 3 9 USC 25 Stegall, 6-yd pass from Jeff Howard (Robert Gibson, Frank Adams)
1991 1991-10-19 Georgia Tech 1 10 GAT 30 M.Smith rush for 3 (Robert Gibson, Eric Brown)
1991 1991-10-19 Georgia Tech 1 10 GAT 44 Anthony Rice, 8-yd pass from Shawn Jones (Eric Brown, Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-11-02 North Carolina State 1 10 NCS 48 Geoff Bender rush for 1 (Troy Duke, Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-11-02 North Carolina State 1 10 USC 23 Greg Manior rush for 17 (Robert Gibson, Bru Pender)
1991 1991-11-02 North Carolina State 1 7 USC 7 Gary Downs rush for 2 (Tony Watkins, Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-11-09 Florida State 1 10 FSU 47 Eric Turral, 14-yd pass from Casey Weldon (Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-11-09 Florida State 2 12 USC 24 William Floyd, 6-yd pass from Casey Weldon (Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-11-16 North Carolina 1 10 UNC 41 Jason Stanicek rush for 1 (Robert Gibson, Marty Dye)
1991 1991-11-16 North Carolina 3 9 UNC 42 Natrone Means, 5-yd pass from Jason Stanicek (Cedric Bembery, Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-11-16 North Carolina 2 15 UNC 44 Jason Stanicek rush for 7 (Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-11-23 Clemson 2 5 USC 19 Rodney Blunt rush for 6 (Cedric Surratt, Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-11-23 Clemson 3 11 CLM 40 Larry Ryans, 7-yd pass from DeChane Cameron (Robert Gibson, Bru Pender)
1991 1991-11-23 Clemson 1 10 CLM 9 Junior Hall rush for 1 (Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-11-23 Clemson 3 5 USC 6 DeChane Cameron rush for 1 (Tony Watkins, Robert Gibson)
1991 1991-11-23 Clemson 2 7 CLM 45 Larry Ryans, 11-yd pass from DeChane Cameron (Robert Gibson, Erik Anderson)
1991 1991-11-23 Clemson 2 18 CLM 15 DeChane Cameron rush for loss of 1, fumble, forced by (Robert Gibson) recovered by (Jabbar Mayse)
1991 1991-11-23 Clemson 1 10 CLM 20 DeChane Cameron rush for 12 (Robert Gibson)