Jason Gibson
Jason Gibson

Player Profile

Gardena, CA

High School:
Junipero Serra HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 225





Cal Spring Football Experience a Big Success

Gold tops Blue, 21-20, in front of 8,812 enthusiastic fans at Edwards Stadium.


Cal Finishes Third Week of Spring Ball

Several highlights on both offense and defense during extended team session.


Jeff Tedford Media Teleconference Call Quotes


Cal Closes Regular Season at Arizona State Friday

Golden Bears and Sun Devils to play nationally televised ESPN contest beginning at 8:15 p.m. MST/7:15 p.m. PST


Cal Visits Stanford for 114th Big Game

Golden Bears and Cardinal resume nation's 10th-longest running rivalry Saturday at Stanford Stadium

Prep Video Highlights

CAL CAREER: Changed to uniform No. 9 beginning with 2012 spring practices after wearing No. 19 in his first season in the program in 2011.

2012: Moved to inside linebacker after having spent the 2011 campaign as an outside linebacker ... had three tackles in the spring game.

2011: Redshirted ... did not play ... listed prior to the season as the nation's No. 17 freshman linebacker by Phil Steele and the No. 36 Pac-12 recruit according to Athlon.

JUNIPERO SERRA HS: Played in the prestigious U.S. Army All-American Bowl following his 2010 senior campaign ... listed among the nation's top outside linebackers in the 2011 recruiting class by ESPN (No. 6), Rivals (No. 9), Scout (No. 10) and Tom Lemming (No. 16), while SuperPrep had him at No. 20 among all linebackers nationally ... among the top 250 players overall nationally according to Sporting News (No. 71), ESPN (No. 131), Prepstar (No. 138), Rivals (No. 164) and Tom Lemming (No. 235) ... checked in at No. 14 on SuperPrep's list of players in California/Hawaii/Nevada and No. 17 on Rivals' list of California's top players overall ... a four-star recruit according to ESPN, Rivals and Scout ... ranked second in the Mission Football League with 13.5 sacks during his SuperPrep All-American and first-team All-MFL senior season to lead his squad to a 14-1 overall record, a 5-0 conference mark and a CIF Southern Section title to qualify for the California State Division II Bowl ... also posted a team-high 93 tackles, one interception, a fumble recovery and a blocked punt during his final prep campaign ... had even slightly bigger numbers during a monster 2009 junior All-CIF Southern Section and first-team All-MFL campaign when he recorded 94 tackles, 15.5 sacks, six pass breakups, a fumble recovery and a pass breakup for a squad that finished 15-0 ... started his varsity career as a sophomore in 2008 with 74 tackles, 11.0 sacks and two pass breakups for a 13-1 squad ... team combined for a 42-2 record during his three varsity campaigns from 2008-10, including a perfect 13-0 mark in conference games to win three MFL crowns ... ESPN said "Gibson may be a tweener outside linebackers/defensive end but this guy is very athletic, explosive and a natural pass-rusher who could make a difference at the next level."

PERSONAL: Full name is Jason Alan Gibson ... born February 19, 1992 ... mother is Leshette Molette ... major is undeclared.

LAST UPDATED: July 25, 2012