33
    Tyler Gilbert

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Missouri City, Texas

    High School:
    Hightower HS

    Height:
    6-2

    Position:
    F

    Experience:
    3L

    Tyler  Gilbert

    09/02/2015

    Cougars Learn Full American Schedule

    Houston to host nine conference games, including UConn on Friday, Jan. 8

    08/07/2015

    Tipoff Times, Schedule Changes Announced for Lone Star Showcase

    Cougars to face challenging three-game schedule over Thanksgiving weekend

    07/28/2015

    Cougars Learn 2015-16 American Opponents

    Houston to host defending national champion UConn at Hofheinz Pavilion

    07/17/2015

    Cougars Announce 2015-16 Non-Conference Schedule

    Fans can see all 14 home contests with $50 Shasta Pass

    03/06/2015

    Cougars End Season with American Championship Loss

    Gilbert finishes 2014-15 with fifth-highest block total in Houston history

    03/06/2015

    Houston vs. Tulane

    Uncasville, Conn.

    03/02/2015

    Women's Basketball vs. Temple

    March 2, 2015

    02/11/2015

    Houston vs. Memphis

    Houston women's basketball

    01/27/2015

    UB WBB vs. Tulane

    Women's Basketball falls to Tulane, 63-46 at home. Photos by Stephen Pinchback

    01/07/2015

    Houston vs. Cincinnati

    Houston women's basketball

    2014-15 Game-By-Game
    2013-14 Game-By-Game
    2012-13 Game-By-Game


    CAREER HONORS
    American Athletic Conference Weekly Honor Roll (1/19/15)


    UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON
    JUNIOR (2014-15)
    Exploded as a junior with her best season as a collegian... Finished third on the club with 7.8 points per game and led the team with 6.2 rebounds per game... Blocked 63 shots, tied for the fifth-best season in Houston history... Also grabbed 22 steals... Tallied the first three double-doubles of her career... Shot 40.7 percent (92-for-226) from the field and 61.0 percent (50-for-82) from the foul line... Ended the season with 82 career blocks, eighth in program history... Averaged 2.1 blocks per game, becoming just the sixth Houston player to block more than two shots per game in a season... Led Houston in scoring six times and in rebounding 17 times... Tallied multiple blocks in 19 different games... 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... Posted 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)... Scored eight points and blocked a pair of shots in a win over Nicholls State (12/20)... Pulled down eight rebounds against UCF (12/27)... Scored eight points and pulled down 10 rebounds against Tulane (12/30)... Finished with a monster game in a win over SMU (1/3), including a career-high 18 points... Also recorded nine rebounds, three blocks and a steal in the win over the Mustangs... Posted 14 points and a career-best six blocked shots against Cincinnati (1/7)... Followed that performance with nine points and four blocks vs. East Carolina (1/10)... Led Houston with 16 points and a career-high 13 rebounds against Tulsa (1/17)... Named to The American Weekly Honor Roll for her performance against the Golden Hurricane... Put up 13 points, 10 rebounds and three blocks against Tulane (1/27)... Became the 10th Cougar to block 60 shots in her career against the Green Wave... Matched a career high with six blocks at Cincinnati (1/31)... Became the sixth Houston player to block 50 shots in a season against East Carolina (2/3)... Scored 13 points in consecutive games, against Memphis (2/11) and Temple (2/14)... Led Houston with seven rebounds at No. 1/1 UConn (2/17)... Posted team highs of 10 points and seven boards vs. SMU (2/21)... Led the club with eight rebounds against UCF (2/24)... Nearly had a double-double in the regular season finale, with nine points and 11 rebounds against Temple (3/2)... Blocked two shots against the Owls, becoming the fourth Cougar to record 60 blocks in one campaign... Finished the year with six points, eight rebounds and two blocks in the American Championship against Tulane (3/6).


    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 3/7/15)
    Points 18 at SMU (1/3/15)
    FG 9 at SMU (1/3/15)
    FGA 14 at SMU (1/3/15)
    FT 5, 2x last vs. Temple (3/2/15)
    FTA 8, 2x last at Northwestern St. (11/13/13)
    Rebounds 13 at Tulsa (1/17/15)
    Steals 3 vs. Tulsa (2/7/15)
    Blocks 6, 2x last at Cincinnati (1/31/15)
    Minutes Played 36 at UConn (2/17/15)

    Shop Now at the Official
    Online Store

      Divider image