USC

Commitment Status:Signed LOI

Taj Gibson

College Choices

School Interest Offer Visit Recruited by
USCCOMMITTED (09/19/2005)OfferedNoneBob Cantu
ArizonaNoneOfferedNone
ConnecticutNoneOfferedNone
FloridaNoneOfferedNone
LouisvilleNoneOfferedNone
NortheasternNoneOfferedNone
PittsburghNoneOfferedNone
South FloridaNoneOfferedNone
St. John'sNoneOfferedNone
TexasNoneOfferedNone

Scouting Report on Taj Gibson

by Jerry Meyer - 08/30/2005
A tremendous defender and shot blocker, Gibson is an athletic forward working to develop the skills of a small forward. Runs the floor very well and has a nose for the ball. Gaining strength will be important for the next level of play.

Jerry Meyer serves as a national scout and recruiting analyst for Rivals.com. He played at Lipscomb University where be became college basketball's all-time career assist leader. Meyer earned Mr. Basketball honors in the state of Tennessee as a high school junior and senior. He has served as an assistant coach at Vanderbilt and also co-authored the book, "Basketball Skills and Drills."

Latest News

No. 23: Who could be the next Florida?10/15/2006 Rivals.com College Basketball

Eric Hayes has yet to play a game at Maryland, but his potential impact for the Terrapins is clear. Hayes is the true point guard Maryland has been without recently and when added to a strong returning cast, the Terps could find themselves ready for a run deep into the Tournament. Florida did it last year and there teams poised to become this season's version of the Gators.

No. 24 Storyline: Georgia, USC pick up pieces10/14/2006Rivals.com College Basketball
Mailbag: Freshmen Trojans will fill void09/19/2006Rivals.com College Basketball
The Weekly Spin: Heartbeat of the Game09/24/2005GoldenBearReport.com
Hacket headed to USC09/19/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Gibson's top five08/30/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Big Time ends with Big Bang07/26/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Video: Above the rim with Taj Gibson06/29/2005Rivals.com
Reynolds, Gordon steal show in NBPA Camp finale06/27/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Durant, Love, Arthur excel at NBPA06/26/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Point guards step it up at NBA Players Camp06/24/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Dixon high on Gibson06/21/2005Panther-lair.com
Top 10 Power Forward camping in Louisville now06/10/2005CardinalSports.com
TOC scoring leaders05/31/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Budinger leads SoCal to championship05/29/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Mayo dominates to end Kingwood pool play04/23/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Las Vegas Spring Showcase ends with a bang04/20/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Two leaders emerge for 2006 Gibson12/17/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Gibson Reclassifies to 200609/03/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Day 2 from the Pangos Camp06/06/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
A Number of Schools Tracking Gibson05/12/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Non-Ranked Players Take the Stage in D.C.04/18/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting

Stats

Games
Year RebBlkPts
2005 (Jr.)12.07.019.0
2004 (Jr.)12.07.021.0