BRYANT GILLIARD
Free Safety
1980-1984
Hinesville, GA
Prior Schools
SchoolLocation
Bradwell Institute Hinesville, GA

Roster Listings
YearRosterNumPosHtWtYrGmsGS
1980 Media Guide B 6-1 180 Fr
1981 1981 Media Guide 20 FS 6-1 190 So
1981 Clemson 1981 20 DB 6-1 190 So 0 0
1982 1982 Media Guide 20 DB 6-1 190 So
1982 1982 Progam vs Duke 20 DB 6-1 190 So 0 0
1983 1983 Media Guide 20 DB 6-1 190 Jr
1983 Program vs Notre Dame 20 FS 6-1 190 Jr 11 11
1984 Program vs Florida State 20 FS 6-0 187 Sr
1984 Gator Bowl Media Guide 20 FS 6-0 187 Sr 3 3
9999 Gamecock Archives All-Time By # 20 FS 6-0 187 0 0
Depth Chart Appearances
DescriptionPositionRank
1982 Media Guide Free Safety 2nd String
1983 Media Guide Free Safety 3rd String
1984 Gator Bowl vs Oklahoma State Free Safety Starter
Gamecock Archives Article Mentions
Article
Honors
AwardYear
1981 Scott Sinclair Outstanding Freshman
1984 All South Independent
1984 All-America 2nd Team (Football News)
1984 Rex Enright - Captain's Cup
Success Rate and Adjusted Yds
Year Pass Plays Pass SR Pass SPP Rush Plays Rush SR Rush SPP Rec Plays Rec SR Rec SPP Tot SPP AdjYds
1984 0 0 2 100.00 4.58 0 0 4.58 15
Defense
YearSoloAstTklTFLSacksIntPBUQBHFRFFBK
1982 6 7 13 0.0 0.0 0 0 1 1 0
1983 26 76 102 3.0 0.0 2 4 0 1 2 0
1984 40 85 125 2.0 1.0 9 7 0 3 0 1
Tot 72 168 240 5.0 1.0 11 11 0 5 3 1
Punt Returns
YearRetYdsAvgTD
1984 1 16 16.0 0
Tot 1 16 16.0 0
Games Started
DateOpponentPosition
1983-09-03 North Carolina Free Safety
1983-09-10 Miami (Ohio) Free Safety
1983-09-17 Duke Free Safety
1983-09-24 Georgia Free Safety
1983-10-01 Southern Cal Free Safety
1983-10-08 Notre Dame Free Safety
1983-10-22 Louisiana State Free Safety
1983-10-29 North Carolina State Free Safety
1983-11-05 Florida State Free Safety
1983-11-12 Navy Free Safety
1983-11-19 Clemson Free Safety
1984-09-08 Citadel Free Safety
1984-11-10 Florida State Free Safety
1984-11-24 Clemson Free Safety
Game Defensive Stats
DateOpponentSOLOASTTKLTFLSKFFFRPBUQBHIPLCDPLRZPLIPP
1983-10-22 Louisiana State 7 1 8 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Scoring Plays
DateOpponentQtrTimeUSCOppPlay
Defense - Sacks
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1984 1984-09-22 Duke 3 7 USC 25 Steve Slayden sacked for loss of 11 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-20 Notre Dame 3 8 50 Steve Beurlein sacked for loss of 10 (Bryant Gilliard)
Defense - Passes Broken Up
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1984 1984-09-22 Duke 3 8 DUK 22 Steve Slayden pass for Chuck Herring incomplete (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-09-29 Georgia 2 8 UGA 27 Todd Williams pass for Osborn incomplete (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-11-03 North Carolina State 1 10 NCS 15 Tim Esposito pass for Haywood Jeffires incomplete (Bryant Gilliard)
Defense - Interceptions
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1983 1983-10-29 North Carolina State 2 10 USC 29 Tim Esposito pass intercepted by Bryant Gilliard at SC 16, returned 21 yards
1984 1984-09-22 Duke 3 7 USC 37 Drew Walston pass for John Tolish intercepted by Bryant Gilliard at SC 18
1984 1984-10-13 Pittsburgh 3 3 USC 47 John Congemi pass intercepted by Bryant Gilliard at SC 16, lateral to Chris Major who returns 15 yards
1984 1984-10-27 East Carolina 3 9 ECU 21 Darrell Speed pass for Adams intercepted by Bryant Gilliard at SC 45
1984 1984-11-10 Florida State 2 10 FSU 18 Kirk Coker pass for Hassan Jones intercepted by Bryant Gilliard at FSU 42, returned 24 yards
1984 1984-11-10 Florida State 3 10 USC 16 Eric Thomas pass for Herb Gainer intercepted by Bryant Gilliard in end zone, returned 2 yards
1984 1984-11-10 Florida State 2 3 USC 36 Kirk Coker pass for Herb Gainer intercepted by Bryant Gilliard in SC end zone, touchback
1984 1984-11-10 Florida State 1 10 FSU 44 Danny McManus pass for Hassan Jones intercepted by Bryant Gilliard at SC 13
1984 1984-11-24 Clemson 2 16 CLM 21 Mike Eppley pass for Terrence Flagler intercepted by Bryant Gilliard at CU 49, no return
Defensive Plays
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1983 1983-09-24 Georgia 3 10 USC 36 Kay, 32-yd pss from Lastinger (Bryant Gilliard)
1983 1983-09-24 Georgia 2 7 USC 14 Montgomery rush for 3 (Bryant Gilliard)
1983 1983-10-29 North Carolina State 2 11 NCS 34 Haywood Jeffires, 15-yd pass from Tim Esposito (Bryant Gilliard)
1983 1983-10-29 North Carolina State 2 5 USC 46 J.Greene rush for 17 (Hinton Tayloe, Bryant Gilliard)
1983 1983-10-29 North Carolina State 1 22 NCS 19 Joe McIntosh rush for 13 (Bryant Gilliard)
1983 1983-10-29 North Carolina State 2 8 NCS 34 Haywood Jeffires, 16-yd pass from Tim Esposito (Bryant Gilliard)
1983 1983-10-29 North Carolina State 1 10 USC 45 Haywood Jeffires, 16-yd pass from Tim Esposito (Bryant Gilliard, Hinton Tayloe)
1983 1983-11-19 Clemson 2 8 USC 10 Kevin Mack rush for 4 (Bryant Gilliard)
1983 1983-11-19 Clemson 2 8 CLM 49 Kenny Flowers rush for 10 (Bryant Gilliard)
1983 1983-11-19 Clemson 2 4 CLM 32 Kevin Mack rush for 3 (J.D. Fuller, Bryant Gilliard)
1983 1983-11-19 Clemson 1 10 CLM 37 Stacy Driver rush for 8 (Bryant Gilliard, Rickey Hagood)
1983 1983-11-19 Clemson 3 7 USC 49 Stacy Driver rush for 35 (Bryant Gilliard)
1983 1983-11-19 Clemson 2 7 USC 11 Stacy Driver rush for 6 (Bryant Gilliard)
1983 1983-11-19 Clemson 2 7 CLM 46 Kevin Mack rush for 1, fumble, forced by (Fitzgerald Davis) recovered by (Bryant Gilliard) at CU 48
1983 1983-11-19 Clemson 1 10 USC 39 Kevin Mack rush for 3 (Bryant Gilliard)
1983 1983-11-19 Clemson 3 5 USC 34 Stacy Driver rush for 7 (Chris Major, Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-09-08 Citadel 2 8 CIT 19 McGrier rush for 18 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-09-08 Citadel 3 10 CIT 22 Frazier, 18-yd pass from Robert Hill (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-09-22 Duke 3 9 DUK 35 Doug Green, 18-yd pass from Drew Walston (Rick Rabune, Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-09-22 Duke 3 20 USC 35 Mike Peacock, 14-yd pass from Steve Slayden (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-09-29 Georgia 1 10 USC 23 Lars Tate rush for 5 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-09-29 Georgia 3 2 USC 15 Andre Smith rush for 3 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-09-29 Georgia 1 10 UGA 32 Lars Tate rush for 11 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-09-29 Georgia 3 1 USC 43 Jackson rush for 23 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-09-29 Georgia 1 10 USC 20 Jackson rush for 3 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-09-29 Georgia 1 10 UGA 22 Lars Tate rush for 5 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-09-29 Georgia 2 9 UGA 30 Jackson rush for 5 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-06 Kansas State 3 3 KST 27 Jordan rush for 2 (Bryant Gilliard, Carl Hill)
1984 1984-10-06 Kansas State 2 2 KST 28 Tony Jordan rush for 7 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-06 Kansas State 2 6 KST 39 James Witherspoon rush for 11 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-06 Kansas State 3 1 USC 41 Mike Wallace, 39-yd pass from Stan Weber (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-06 Kansas State 1 10 KST 33 Stan Weber rush for 9 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-06 Kansas State 2 1 KST 42 Tony Jordan rush for 4 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-06 Kansas State 1 10 USC 26 John Kendrick rush for 9 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-06 Kansas State 4 6 USC 26 Tony Jordan rush for 3 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-06 Kansas State 3 1 KST 29 James Ricketts rush for 2 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-06 Kansas State 4 20 KST 32 Scott Fulhage punt blocked by (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-06 Kansas State 2 17 KST 20 Tony Jordan rush for 9 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-13 Pittsburgh 2 10 PIT 46 Charles Gladman rush for 7 (Bryant Gilliard, Paul Vogel)
1984 1984-10-13 Pittsburgh 1 10 USC 41 Charles Gladman rush for 6 (Danny Miller, Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-13 Pittsburgh 1 15 50 Craig Heyward rush for 6 (James Seawright, Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-13 Pittsburgh 2 9 USC 22 Charles Gladman rush for loss of 2, fumble, forced by (Glenn Woodley) recovered by (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-13 Pittsburgh 1 10 PIT 16 Stone rush for 6 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-13 Pittsburgh 2 4 PIT 22 Charles Gladman rush for 6 (Bryant Gilliard, Danny Miller)
1984 1984-10-20 Notre Dame 3 1 USC 46 Allen Pinkett rush for 2 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-20 Notre Dame 3 7 USC 18 Brown, 14-yd pass from Steve Beurlein (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-20 Notre Dame 3 2 USC 3 Smith rush for 1 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-20 Notre Dame 1 3 USC 3 Allen Pinkett rush for 2 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-20 Notre Dame 3 5 NDM 22 Howard, 16-yd pass from Steve Beurlein (Bryant Gilliard, Rick Rabune)
1984 1984-10-27 East Carolina 2 4 USC 33 Bunn rush for 6 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-27 East Carolina 1 10 ECU 30 Baker rush for 8 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-27 East Carolina 2 2 ECU 38 Baker rush for 5 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-27 East Carolina 1 10 ECU 43 Bunn rush for 5 (Bryant Gilliard, Tony Guyton, Willie McIntee)
1984 1984-10-27 East Carolina 1 20 ECU 45 Walden rush for 7 (James Seawright, Carl Hill, Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-27 East Carolina 2 5 ECU 25 Williams, 50-yd pass from Darrell Speed (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-10-27 East Carolina 2 10 USC 14 Jones fumble, forced by (James Seawright), recovered by (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-11-03 North Carolina State 1 10 USC 47 Evans rush for 18 (Otis Morris, Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-11-03 North Carolina State 2 8 USC 27 Isom rush for 2 (Bryant Gilliard, Tony Guyton)
1984 1984-11-03 North Carolina State 1 10 NCS 48 Evans rush for 9 (Carl Hill, Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-11-03 North Carolina State 2 9 NCS 48 Isom,19-yd pass from Tim Esposito (Bryant Gilliard, Paul Vogel)
1984 1984-11-03 North Carolina State 3 11 USC 34 Haywood Jeffires, 9-yd pass from Tim Esposito (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-11-03 North Carolina State 1 10 USC 18 M.Miller rush for 14 (Bryant Gilliard) + SC personal foul
1984 1984-11-03 North Carolina State 0 0 USC 3 M.Miller rush for 2-pt conversion stopped by (James Seawright, Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-11-03 North Carolina State 1 10 USC 24 Evans rush for 8 (Joe Brooks, Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-11-03 North Carolina State 2 2 USC 11 Evans rush for 1 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-11-10 Florida State 1 10 FSU 47 Roosevelt Snipes rush for 38 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-11-10 Florida State 1 10 USC 15 Roosevelt Snipes rush for 7 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-11-10 Florida State 2 10 FSU 11 Roosevelt Snipes rush for 13 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-11-10 Florida State 2 10 FSU 23 Roosevelt Snipes fumble, forced by (Frank Wright) recovered by (Bryant Gilliard) at FSU 31
1984 1984-11-10 Florida State 1 10 FSU 17 Roosevelt Snipes rush for 7 (Bryant Gilliard, Danny Miller)
1984 1984-11-10 Florida State 1 10 USC 33 Roosevelt Snipes rush for 9 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-11-10 Florida State 2 10 USC 36 Hassan Jones, 20-yd pass from Eric Thomas (Rick Rabune, Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-11-10 Florida State 2 7 USC 10 Roosevelt Snipes rush for no gain (Bryant Gilliard, Carl Hill)
1984 1984-11-10 Florida State 1 10 FSU 22 Roosevelt Snipes rush for 15 (Carl Hill, Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-11-24 Clemson 1 10 USC 15 Terrence Flagler rush for 6 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-11-24 Clemson 1 10 CLM 25 Griffin rush for 7 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-11-24 Clemson 1 22 CLM 25 K.D. Dunn, 20-yd pass from Mike Eppley (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-11-24 Clemson 3 2 USC 43 Terrence Flagler rush for no gain (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-11-24 Clemson 2 7 CLM 47 Terrence Flagler rush for 6 (Bryant Gilliard)
1984 1984-11-24 Clemson 3 1 USC 47 Terrence Flagler rush for no gain (Bryant Gilliard)