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    Tyler Gilbert

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Missouri City, Texas

    High School:
    Hightower HS

    Height:
    6-2

    Position:
    F

    Experience:
    2L

    Tyler Gilbert

    12/17/2014

    Houston Closes Non-Conference Slate at Athletes in Action Tournament

    Hughey's team to play three games in three days

    12/13/2014

    Cougars Fall to #4/5 Texas A&M

    Houston battles for 40 minutes against top-5 powerhouse

    12/11/2014

    Houston Faces Saturday Test at #4/5 Texas A&M

    Afternoon matchup set for 1:30 pm tipoff on SEC Network+

    12/07/2014

    Late Rally Not Enough as Cougars Fall, 61-56

    Houston comes back from 16-point second half deficit but drops Sunday matinee

    12/05/2014

    Cougars Host Prairie View in Sunday Matinee

    Hughey's team looks to build off of thrilling victory over Rice

    11/09/2014

    Huston-Tillotson vs. Houston

    Nov. 9, 2014

    01/07/2014

    Houston vs. UConn

    Houston takes on top-ranked UConn

    2013-14 Game-By-Game (PDF)
    2012-13 Game-By-Game (PDF)


    UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON
    JUNIOR (2014-15)
    Led the Cougars with 10 points, along with nine rebounds and three blocks, in a win at North Texas (11/14) to start the regular season... Chipped in six points in a win at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (11/21)... Tallied nine points and six rebounds at the San Juan Shootout against No. RV/23 James Madison... Tallied her best career performance with 17 points and 11 rebounds in a rivalry win over Rice (12/3)... Finished with her first ever double-double against the Owls, along with two blocks... Added nine points and three blocks against Prairie View A&M (12/7)... Finished with seven points, seven rebounds and two blocks at No. 4/5 Texas A&M (12/13).

    SOPHOMORE (2013-14)
    Saw action in 26 games in her second campaign with the Cougars, including two starts... Averaged 2.8 points and 2.3 rebounds per game... Averaged 8.0 minutes per appearance... Was an efficient shooter, converting 29-of-67 (43.3%) of her field goal attempts... Played a season-high 21 minutes in the opener against Mississippi State (11/8), scoring 12 points... Set a career high with 15 points at Northwestern State (11/13), when she was 6-for-9 from the field... Also grabbed 10 rebounds and blocked three shots against the Lady Demons... Polished off a 10-point, eight-rebound effort in only 11 minutes against Prairie View A&M (12/1)... Scored four points at Texas State (12/15)... Added four points in Houston's AAC debut, against UCF (12/28)... Was 3-for-6 from the field and scored six points at eventual National Champion UConn (1/7)... Had a strong game against Louisville (2/19), with eight points, six rebounds and three blocks... Started the final game of the season, against Louisville (3/8), and scored two points.

    FRESHMAN (2012-13)
    Competed in 17 contests with the Cougars, averaging 5.1 minutes per game... Averaged 1.2 points and 1.2 rebounds in limited action... Shot 31.6% (6-for-19) from the field and 50.0% (8-for-16) from the free throw line... Also totaled three blocks and two steals... Made her first collegiate appearance at Yale (11/17)... Scored her first collegiate point at Texas Tech (11/30) to go with a rebound and a block... Posted two points, two blocks and five rebounds in just seven minutes of action in Houston's win over Southern Miss (1/24)... Was 2-of-2 from the free-throw line against UTEP (1/27)... Followed that up with five points, three boards and a block in a season-best 10 minutes against Tulane (2/2)... Added four points and two rebounds against East Carolina on (2/7)... Posted another bucket at Rice (2/10), extending scoring streak to five games... Drained two big first-half buckets in Houston's win over Rice (3/3)... Saw action against UCF in the opening round of the C-USA Championship (3/13).

    HIGHTOWER HIGH SCHOOL
    Rated as a three-star recruit by ESPN HoopGurlz... Ranked as the No. 31 post player nationally by ESPN HoopGurlz... Tabbed the No. 29 overall prospect in the state of Texas by Premier Basketball Report... Earned District 23-5A Most Valuable Player honors as a senior after averaging 16.7 points, 8.9 rebounds and 4.0 blocks per game... Sank 253 field goals at a 54% clip during her senior campaign that saw Hightower High post 32-8 overall record... Named District 23-5A Defensive Player of the Year and a first team all-district selection as a junior... Averaged 9.6 points, 7.5 rebounds and 3.3 blocks per game in helping lead Hightower High to a 34-5 record... Posted 18 double-digit scoring and 18 double-digit rebounding games during the 2010-11 season and shot nearly 50 percent from the field... Chose Houston over TCU, Arizona, Georgetown, Georgia Tech and New Mexico.

    PERSONAL
    Full name is Tyler Lamour Gilbert... Born on Jan. 23, 1994, in Houston, Texas... Daughter of Rodney and April Gilbert... Has two siblings: a twin sister, Taylor, and a brother, Joshua... Wants to play professional basketball and coach upon graduation... Takes part in feeding the homeless during the holidays.

    Career Game Highs (as of 12/15/14)
    Points 17 vs. Rice (12/3/14)
    FG 8 vs. Rice (12/3/14)
    FGA 13 vs.Rice (12/3/14)
    FT 4, 2x last vs. Prairie View A&M (12/1/13)
    FTA 8, 2x last at Northwestern St. (11/13/13)
    Rebounds 11 vs. Rice (12/3/14)
    Steals 2, 2x last vs. James Madison (11/29/14)
    Blocks 3, 5x last vs. Prairie View A&M (12/7/14)
    Minutes Played 32 at North Texas (11/14/14)

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