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

    11/25/2014

    Gibbs, MBB Hold Off Illinois St. for Title

    Sterling Gibbs scores 40 points as the Pirates claim the Paradise Jam championship.

    11/24/2014

    Sterling Gibbs Named to Weekly Honor Roll

    The Pirates' junior point guard has averaged 16 points per game over the season's first three games.

    11/23/2014

    Men's Basketball Spins Gardner-Webb, 85-67

    Pirates advance to the Paradise Jam championship game behind a well-rounded effort.

    11/21/2014

    Men's Basketball Holds Off Nevada, 68-60

    Gibbs scores 15 to lead all scorers as the Pirates advance in the winners bracket of the Paradise Jam.

    11/16/2014

    Mobley, Gibbs Lead MBB Past Mercer, 63-47

    Mobley scores a team-high 19 points as Seton Hall opens the season with a win.

    11/16/2014

    Basketball vs. Mercer (USA Today)

    Basketball vs. Mercer; photos by Noah K. Murray.

    03/13/2014

    Seton Hall vs. Villanova - USATSI Gallery

    Seton Hall vs. Villanova - USATSI Gallery

    03/12/2014

    Seton Hall vs. Butler

    Seton Hall men's basketball

    03/03/2014

    Seton Hall vs. Xavier - 3/3/14

    USATSI Gallery, men's basketball

    02/11/2014

    Seton Hall vs. Marquette

    USATSI gallery, men's basketball

    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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