LSU Gold
Redshirt Junior
High School
University HS
White Castle, La.
Previous School
Texas A&M

Baton Rouge-area product who joined the Tigers in January of 2024 after 3 years at Texas A&M … Graduated from U-High and played high school football less than a mile from Tiger Stadium … Appeared in 25 games with 12 starts in 3 years with the Aggies … 2023 season cut short after only 2 games due to a shoulder injury … Comes to LSU after recording 79 tackles, 8 pass breakups, 2 tackles for loss and a pair of interceptions at Texas A&M … High School teammates with Austin Ausberry and former Tiger Jaquelin Roy, now with the Minnesota Vikings … His dad played college basketball at Nicholls State.

JUNIOR SEASON (2023 at Texas A&M)
Started first 2 games of season before having year cut short with a shoulder injury … In 2 games, had 5 tackles, 1 pass breakup and assisted on a tackle for loss … Opened season with 4 tackles and a PBU in win over New Mexico.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2022 at Texas A&M)
Played in 11 games, starting 10 times at safety … Finished with 61 tackles, including 38 solo … His 38 solo tackles ranked No. 2 on the team … First career interception came in season-opening win over Sam Houston State … Matched a career-high 9 tackles, including a tackle for a 5-yard loss, and an interception against Alabama …Had 9 tackles for first time in win over Arkansas … Had 2 pass breakups and 6 tackles vs. Miami … Closed season with 6 tackles in win over LSU.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2021 at Texas A&M)
Appeared in all 12 games as a true freshman … Made collegiate debut against Kent State (2 tackles) … Had season-high 5 tackles vs. South Carolina … Had a pass breakup and 4 tackles vs. Prairie View.

Standout in both football and basketball at University High School … Rated with 4-stars and a Top 10 player in the state of Louisiana for the Class of 2021 … Won back-to-back Division II state titles at U-High in 2017 and 2018 followed by state semifinals appearances in 2019 and 2020 … First-Team 3A All-State as a senior in 2020 … Defensive MVP of district in 2020 … Named to Baton Rouge Advocate All-Metro Team in 2020 … Had 35 tackles, 2 interceptions and scored 2 defensive TDs in 2020 … Coached by Andy Martin

Jardin Gilbert’s Career Highs
Tackles: 9, 2x (Last: at Alabama, 2022)
Tackles for Loss: 1 at Alabama, 2022)
Interceptions: 1, 2x (Last: at Alabama, 2022)
Pass Breakups: 2 vs. Miami, 2022

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