Report: Former Clemson DB to transfer to AWC
|Monday, February 22, 2016 2:49 PM- -|
Former Clemson safety Jefferie Gibson will transfer to Arizona Western College (JUCO) in Yuma, Arizona according to multiple reports.
The 2014 Matadors won the El Toro Bowl to finish with an 11-1 record. Former Matadors that have played in the NFL include RB Chuck Muncie, RB/WR Leonard Thompson, RB Damien Williams, S Maurice Alexander, DE/OLB Randy Gregory, TE E.J. Bibbs and several others.
Gibson played in 12 games this past season and had six total tackles.
The Tigers will have Korrin Wiggins, Jadar Johnson, Tanner Muse, Denzel Johnson and Van Smith to fill the void from the safety position with the departures of safeties Jayron Kearse, T.J. Green and Gibson.
Official Clemson Bio: Before Clemson: Rated as the No. 19 player in North Carolina by 247Sports.com ... had 123 tackles and 10 interceptions (three for scores) in his career ... had three punt-return touchdowns and two kickoff-return touchdowns in his career ... had 45 tackles and three interceptions as a senior ... had 243 passing yards and 149 rushing yards as a senior ... had 69 tackles and four interceptions as a junior ... averaged double-digit points per game in basketball in his career ... coached by David Lovette at Gray’s Creek High School ... recruited by Dan Brooks.