Guard 6-2 / 185 cms 180 lbs / 82 kgs
Seton Hall Prep School 11
Scotch Plains, New Jersey
Member of the 2010 USA Youth Olympic Games Team that finished with a 5-2 record and in fourth place at the inaugural Youth Olympic Games in Singapore.
Participated in the MDNT 2010 spring training, June 18-20 in San Antonio, Texas.
Named to the 2009 USA Basketball Mens U16 National Team on June 9, 2009.
Averaged 9.2 ppg., 2.8 apg. and 1.8 spg.in 15.2 mpg. to help the USA to a 5-0 record and gold medal in the 2009 FIBA Americas U16 Championship June 17-21 in Mendoza, Argentina. The finish earned the USA its berth into the 2010 FIBA U17 World Championship.
Ranked No. 1 in the tournament with a 7.0 assist-to-turnover ratio.
Named to the 2009-10 USA Basketball Mens Developmental National Team on May 28, 2009.
Verbally commiitted to play for and attend Maryland.
Named to 2010 All-Conference, All-County and All-Metropolitain first teams and All-State second team.
Named 2009 All-State Non-Public School third team, All-Sate Sophomore first team and All-Essex County first team by the Newark Star-Ledger.
Listed as the Newark Star-Ledgers 2008 Freshman of the Year and 2009 Sophomore of the Year.
High School Notes
Attends Seton Hall Prep School (N.J.), where he averaged 24 ppg., 4rpg., 6apg. and 3 spg. as a junior in 2009-10, leading his team to a 28-3 record.
Helped his team in 2008-09 to a 26-4 record; started all 30 games and averaged 18.5 ppg. and 6.1 apg.
Helped lead the Pirates in 2007-08 as a freshman to the NJSIAA Non-Public A North Tournament championship game and a 24-6 record; averaged 15.7 ppg. and 3.8 apg.
In 2008, Seton Hall reached the Essex County Tournament finals for the 12th time in 13 years and advanced to the state semifinals.
Posted single-game bests of 33 points versus St. Peters Prep, 11 assists versus Elizabeth and 12 rebounds versus East Orange.
Gained international experience playing under FIBA rules as a member of the Gordon-Hanley All Stars that captured the 2009 La Roche-sur-Yon Championship in France, marking the first time in 15 years a U.S. team has won the tournament crown.
Competes in the summer for the New York Panthers.
The Personal Scoop
Born July 17, 1993.
Son of Temple and Jacqueline Gibbs, has two brothers, Ashton (20) and T.J. (13).
Brother, Ashton, recently completed his sophomore year as a member of the Pittsburgh basketball team, and his father played for Temple.
Favorite sports other than basketball: football and baseball.
Favorite food: pizza.
Favorite magazine: SLAM Magazine.
Favorite basketball player of all-time: Chris Paul.
Favorite team: Cleveland Cavaliers.
Favorite non-basketball Olympian: Venus Williams.
Strangest place ever played hoops: in a dark park.
Best player Ive ever faced: brother, Ashton Gibbs.
I want to play one-on-one against: Chris Paul.
Always at my bedside is: a picture of my grandpa.
Always in my fridge: iced tea.
One piece of clothing I cant live without: underpants.
Most interesting place ever visited: France, it was a different experience.
Away from basketball I enjoy: drawing and hanging out with friends.
Cant live without: my family.
Most people dont know: Im really into poetry.
This right-hander wears No. 3 because its a favorite number.
USA Basketball Statistics
2009 U16 - 2009 FIBA Americas U16 Championship, Mendoza, Argentina (the USA finished 5-0 to win the gold medal).