25 Shane Gibson
25 Shane Gibson
Height: 6-2
Weight: 170
Year: R-So.
Hometown: Killingly, CT
High School: Killingly
Position: G

2008-09: Started the first 13 games of the season...Hit a three-pointer with :07 left against Columbia to send the game into overtime...Established a new career high with 20 points against FDU on 12/6/08...Was named the NEC Rookie of the Week on 12/8....Started first game of college career, scoring nine points....Had a career-high nine boards at Providence on 11/20.

High School: Attended Killingly High School where he played basketball for four years for coach Scott Derosier. Was team captain his senior year. Was team MVP three times. He is Killingly's all-time leading scorer and set the school's single-game scoring mark with 51 points. Was named All-State twice.

Personal: Son of Al and Stephanie Gibson. Has three siblings - Jarrel, Ciara and Bianca. Business Management major. Favorite sports teams are the Tennessee Titans and Dallas Mavericks. Favorite athlete is Kobe Bryant. Favorite movie is Wedding Crashers and favorite TV show is Burn Notice. Favorite food is pepperoni pizza. Considers Kobe Bryant his role model.