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    Clay Gilbert
    Clay Gilbert


    Richardson, Texas

    High School:
    J.J. Pearce

    Height / Weight:
    5-8 / 182




    Earned honorable mention All-Southland Conference honors last season... has great ability to punt ball out of bounds inside opponents 20-yard line...

    2003 (Junior): Finished the year second in the SLC in punting average with a 39.1 yards per punt average... punted 51 times for 1994 yards... 39.1 yard average.... did not have a punt blocked...had 11 punts downed inside opponents 20-yard line, but had a career high six touchbacks... ... also booted career long 66-yarder against Florida International... also punted a career high 10 times for a 45.8 yard average in win over FIU...

    2002 (Sophomore): Had 51 punts for a 35.4 yard average... had 17 punts downed inside opponents' 20-yard line with only two touchbacks... had two punts blocked... was 1-1 on field goals, a 22-yarder against Southwest Texas... and was 2-3 on PATs....

    2001 (Freshman): Punted 64 times for a 38.3 yard average.... only had one touchback punt all season while downing 18 punts inside the opponent 20-yard line... had a then career long 58-yard punt versus Sam Houston...

    High School: Was an All-District kicker and punter at Richardson Pearce as a senior... averaged 39.4 yards per punt... also an All-District soccer player...

    Personal: Born 12/30/82 in Harlingen, Texas major... son of John and Elaine Gilbert of Richardson.