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Tyler Gilbert
Tyler Gilbert

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sorrento, La.

High School:
John Curtis Christian

Last College:
Southwest Mississippi CC

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 247

Position:
Defensive End

Birthdate:
01/03/1992

Experience:
1L

Major:
Communications


10/12/2014

Defense Lifts Football To 12-3 American Win Over UConn

Green Wave tally 4.0 sacks among 10.0 tackles for loss, three turnovers and a safety in the victory

10/10/2014

Football Returns To American Action On Saturday vs UConn

Green Wave to play host to Huskies at 7 p.m. in Yulman Stadium; game to be televised nationally on ESPNews

09/26/2014

Football To Play Scarlet Knights Of Rutgers On Saturday

Green Wave look to improve on 1-3 overall record, game to be broadcast nationally on ESPNews

09/19/2014

Football Looks To Even Record On Saturday At Duke

Green Wave to square off against Blue Devils at 11:30 a.m., game to be broadcast nationally on ESPN3

09/14/2014

Lee Tosses 3 TDs As Football Downs Southeastern Louisiana, 35-20

Green Wave defense forces three turnovers while tallying three sacks among eight tackles for loss

10/11/2014

Tulane vs. UConn - Oct. 11, 2014 - Yulman Stadium

Tulane vs. UConn on Oct. 11, 2014 at Yulman Stadium. The Green Wave's first American Athletic Conference game at home.

09/13/2014

Tulane vs. Southestern Louisiana - Yulman Stadium - Sept. 13, 2014

Tulane hosted Southeastern Louisiana in the first night game on campus since 1974 - Yulman Stadium - Sept. 13, 2014

09/06/2014

Tulane vs. Georgia Tech - Inaugural game at Yulman Stadium - Sept. 6, 2014

Tulane vs. Georgia Tech in the inaugural game in Yulman Stadium. The Green Wave's first game on campus in 40 years.

10/26/2013

Tulane vs. Tulsa - Oct. 26, 2013

Tulane vs. Tulsa - Oct. 26, 2013 - Mercedes-Benz Superdome

Career Notes: Three-year collegiate letterman - one at Arkansas, one at Southwest Mississippi CC and one at Tulane - whe he has compiled 48 tackles (20 solo, 28 assists), 6.5 tackles for loss, 3.0 sacks and a fumble recovery for his career...played in 24 games with six starts...enters fall practice atop the depth chart at one of the defensive end positions.

2013: Played in all 13 games with six starts at defensive end as a junior...ranked tied for fourth on the team in fumble recoveries (1), sixth in sacks (3.0) and eighth in tackles for loss (6.0) to go with 32 tackles (14 solo, 18 assists)...posted a season-best five tackles (1 solo, 4 assists) and a career-high 2.0 tackles for loss to go with half a sack at Rice (11/30)...added four tackles (1 solo, 3 assists) and a sack at ULM (9/28)...recorded three tackles on four occasions: 2 solo, 1 assist with a tackle for loss vs North Texas (10/5); 1 solo, 2 assists with a half tackle for loss vs East Carolina (10/12); three assists at FAU (11/2); and 2 solo, 1 assist vs Louisiana-Lafayette in the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl (12/21)...had two tackles three times: 2 solo with a sack vs South Alabama (9/7), 2 solo vs Tulsa (10/26) and 1 solo, 1 assist vs UTEP (11/23)...tallied a half sack and a fumble recovery at Louisiana Tech (9/12)...logged a solo stop at UTSA (11/9).

Prior To Tulane: Lettered one year each at North Carolina Prep for coach Tim Newton, the University of Arkansas for coach Bobby Petrino and at Southwest Mississippi Community College for Charles Anthony...played in six games as a sophomore at SMCC in 2012, posting 13 tackles (6 solo, 7 assists) with a half tackle for loss...recorded a career-high seven stops (5 solo, 2 assists) at Itawamba (9/6)...had three tackles (1 solo, 2 assists vs Copiah-Lincoln (10/25)...added two assisted tackles with a tackle for an 11-yard loss at Hinds (10/4)...as a true freshman at Arkansas in 2011, played in five games and logging three assisted tackles and a quarterback hurry...had one assisted tackle each against Missouri State (9/3), New Mexico (9/10) and Tennessee (11/12)...also saw action Auburn (10/8) and Mississippi State (11/1)...off the field, is a member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity...at NC Prep in 2010, posted 62 tackles and five sacks while helping lead the team to a 9-1 record.

High School: One-year letterman at John Curtis Christian High for coach J.T. Curtis...rated as a two-star recruit by Rivals.com...helped lead the Patriots to a 13-1 record and a state championship game appearance...in his lone season on the gridiron, posted 36 tackles, 7.0 sacks and an interception...off the field, was a member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes.

Personal: Born Tyler Matthews Gilbert on Jan. 3, 1992, in New Orleans, La...son of Darnell and Jeanette Gilbert...has two brothers, Darnell Jr. and Taylor...majoring in communications.

Gilbert's Career Defensive Statistics

Year GP-GS UT-AT-TT TFL-Yds SACK-Yds FF FR-Yds PBU INT-Yds Blk
2011* 5-0 0-3-3 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0-0 0 0-0 0
2012+ 6-0 6-7-13 0.5-11 0.0-0 0 0-0 0 0-0 0
2013 13-6 14-18-32 6.0-23 3.0-17 0 1-0 0 0-0 0
Career 24-6 20-28-48 6.5-34 3.0-17 0 1-0 0 0-0 0
*at Arkansas
+at Southwest Mississippi CC