Men's Basketball

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    Sterling Gibbs

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Scotch Plains, N.J.

    Last College:
    University of Texas

    Height / Weight:
    6-2 / 185

    Position:
    G

    Sterling  Gibbs

    04/15/2015

    Pirates add Amarveer Singh & Myles Carter to 2015 recruiting class

    Pirates get a 6-7 dynamic wing and a 6-9 athletic forward to join earlier commit Dalton Soffer.

    03/27/2015

    Sterling Gibbs captures NABC All-District honors

    Junior guard ranked in the top five in the BIG EAST in scoring and assists.

    03/08/2015

    Gibbs, Delgado, Whitehead earn All-BE honors

    Gibbs named to second team, Delgado and Whitehead both All-Rookie

    03/07/2015

    Pirates stage comeback but fall short at G'Town

    Gibbs scores 22, Delgado notches 10th double-double of the season.

    02/23/2015

    BIG EAST Tournament single-session tickets on sale now

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    03/04/2015

    Seton Hall vs. No. 24 Providence

    Seton Hall falls to No. 24 Providence, 79-66

    02/28/2015

    Creighton at Seton Hall

    Pirates win 67-66 over Creighton

    02/16/2015

    Men's Basketball vs. Villanova

    February 16, 2015

    02/10/2015

    Seton Hall vs. Georgetown

    Seton Hall vs. Georgetown

    01/28/2015

    Seton Hall vs. Marquette (USATSI)

    Seton Hall vs. Marquette (USATSI)

    **2014-15 SECOND TEAM ALL-BIG EAST**
    **2014-15 SECOND TEAM NABC ALL-DISTRICT 5**
    **2014 PARADISE JAM MOST VALUABLE PLAYER**
    **2014-15 PRESEASON ALL-BIG EAST HONORABLE MENTION**

    2014-15: Played in 29 games, starting 28…Selected as a second team All-BIG EAST and Second Team NABC All-District 5 performer…Two-time BIG EAST Player of the Week (Jan. 5, Dec. 12), becoming the first Pirate recognized twice in the same season since All-American Terry Dehere in 1992-93…Landed on the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll five times throughout the season…Second in the BIG EAST with a .436 mark from downtown, ranking ninth nationally…3-point percentage was second-highest in Seton Hall history…Second in the league with 17.5 PPG in conference play…Sank 75 treys on the season, the fourth-highest total in the BIG EAST… Only player to rank in the top-five in the BIG EAST in both scoring (16.3 PPG, 4th) and assists (3.8 APG, 5th)…25 double-digit scoring performances including nine 20+-point performances, eight of which came in BIG EAST play…Finished third in the league with a 2.0 assist/turnover ratio against conference foes…Finished five games without a single turnover, recording four or more assists in four of them…Led the team in scoring 14 times and posted a team-high in assists in 18 contests…Had nine games of 15+ points and 5+ assists…Logged 30 or more minutes in 22 games, averaging 33.7/game for the season…Scored six points and handed out five assists in the first round of the BIG EAST Tournament against Marquette (3/11)…Scored 22 points (8-of-14 FG) and handed out five assists at Georgetown (3/7)…Made lone appearance as a reserve and finished with 11 points, four assists and three steals against Providence (3/7)…Tallied 17 points, shooting 4-of-6 from downtown against Georgetown (2/10)…Recorded 16 points and four boards vs. Marquette (2/7)…Totaled 21 points, five rebounds and four assists at DePaul (2/3)…Helped Seton Hall to a win with 22 points, eight assists and four boards against Xavier (1/31)…Recorded first career double-double with 24 points and career-high 10 assists in SHU’s first-ever win at Marquette (1/28)…Posted 30 points on 6-of-9 shooting from beyond the arc against Butler (1/13)…Recorded 22 points and sank the game-winning 3-pointer in the final seconds at Creighton (1/10)…Finished with eight points and seven assists at Xavier (1/7)…Registered 20 points and four assists in a win over #6/#5 Villanova (1/3)…Delivered 25 points and eight assists without a turnover in a victory over #15/#17 St. John’s in the BIG EAST opener…Finished with 18 points (7-of-10 FG) and added five assists against Maine (12/27)…Totaled 14 points and six helpers at USF (12/18), his 10th consecutive game scoring in double-figures to start the season…Finished with 19 points – all in the second half – and added four assists at #11/#11 Wichita State…Recorded 11 points and four helpers in the inaugural Garden State Hardwood Classic vs. Rutgers (12/6)…Exploded for 40 points, knocking down 7-of-9 treys and all 13 of his free throws to help the Pirates down Illinois State for the Paradise Jam crown (11/24)…40-point performance was the first for SHU since Jeremy Hazell in 2009-10 and helped him earn MVP honors for the tournament…Posted 16 points and five assists in semifinal round against Gardner Webb (11/23)…Recorded 15 points and three assists in Paradise Jam opener vs. Nevada (11/21)…Opened the season with 17 points, five rebounds and five assists without a turnover against Mercer (11/16).

    2013-2014: Started 21 of 32 appearances... Scored a team-leading 421 points and ranked 16th in the BIG EAST averaging 13.2 points per game... Finished third in the BIG EAST with a 4.4 assist average against conference opponents... Dished out team-highs in assists in 13 of 18 BIG EAST games... Finished fourth overall in the BIG EAST with 4.2 assists per game and a 2.0 assist/turnover ratio... Posted double-figures a team-best 23 times... Led the team in assists 22 times and in scoring on seven occasions... Registered six 20-point performances... Had 12 double-digit scoring efforts in 17 BIG EAST appearances, including a pair of 20-point games... Scored double-figures in 15 of first 18 games at Seton Hall, including a 23 point effort going 17-of-23 (.739) at the free-throw line in Pirate debut versus Niagara (11/9)... Recorded a game-high 26 points shooting 4-for-8 (.500) from the field and 17-for-20 (.850) at the line to go with five assists against Oklahoma (11/22) at Barclays Center... Registered double-figures in 11 straight games from 12/5 to 1/23... Scored a career-high 27 points shooting 7-for-12 (.583) from the field, 3-for-4 (.750) from downtown and 10-for-10 at the line in a win at Rutgers (12/8)... Topped off a 15 point and career-high 43 minute performance by hitting the decisive free-throws with 3.3 seconds to go in a double-overtime victory at Providence to open BIG EAST action... Handed out a career-high nine assists and had 11 points in a victory at Georgetown (1/18)... Delivered 20 point performances at St. John's (1/23) and against Providence (2/28)... Averaged 7.7 points and a team-high 4.7 assists over 29.7 minutes of action in three BIG EAST Tournament games off the bench... Posted 10 points, including the game-winning step back jumper at the buzzer to defeat No.3 Villanova (3/13) in the quarterfinals... Registered 13 points and dished out six assists for the second straight game in the BIG EAST Tournament semifinals against Providence (3/14).

    2012-2013: Sat out per NCAA transfer regulations.

    2011-2012 (at Texas): Played in 30 of the team's 34 games... Averaged 2.6 points and 0.7 assists in 7.5 minutes per contest... Converted 24-of-53 (.453) field goals, including 13-of-35 (.371) from three-point range, and 17-of-22 (.773) free throws... Posted a season-high 14 points on 5-of-5 field goals, connecting on three triples in 18 minutes during a win against Nicholls State (12/13).

    BEFORE SETON HALL: Starred at Seton Hall Preparatory School in West Orange, N.J... Averaged 20.8 points, 4.2 assists and 1.8 steals per game during his senior season... Earned First Team All-State honors from the Newark Star Ledger as a senior... Guided Seton Hall Prep to a 26-4 record and the Essex County Tournament championship in his senior year... Averaged 22.7 points and eight assists per game as a junior while leading the Pirates to a 26-3 mark... Holds the school's career scoring record (1,984 points).

    PERSONAL: Full name is Sterling Dupree Gibbs... Son of Jacqui and Temple Gibbs... Father, Temple, played football at Temple University... Has two brothers, Ashton Gibbs, who was a First Team All-BIG EAST performer in basketball at the University of Pittsburgh, and T.J. Gibbs, who attends Seton Hall Prep... Born July 17, 1993 in Newark, N.J.

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