WNBA Prospect Profile
(Photo courtesy of Texas A&M)
Karla Gilbert - Texas A&M
Position:
Center
Height:
6'5"
Birthdate:
2/12/1992 12:00:00 AM
Birthplace:
College Station
High School:
A&M Consolidated
College Highlights
The No. 2 shot-blocker in A&M history, put her stamp on senior season setting school’s single-season mark for blocks. Entering NCAA tourney also ranked 2nd all-time in career FG% among Aggies. 2013-14: As one of two remaining Aggies who played in the 2011 National Championship Game win over Notre Dame, ranked 5th in the SEC in blocks, 10th in rebs, 26th in scoring. Clutch play included a pair of “and-1” plays to tie game in last minute (vs. St. John’s, at Vanderbilt). Averaged 14.9 ppg, 7.5 rpg since Jan. 26, which included 6 games vs. ranked teams. 2011-12 & 2012-13: Playing in a reserve role, paced Aggies in FG% both seasons. MISC: First College Station native to play for Gary Blair at Texas A&M. Both parents played college ball – father, Jimmy, at A&M 1983-86, mother, Nelda, at North Texas.
College Statistics
Texas A&M
Season G FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT 3PM 3PA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2010-11 37 53 101 .524 48 71 .676 0 0 .000 109 9 18 21 154 4.16
2011-12 35 66 122 .541 48 76 .631 0 0 .000 156 11 15 36 180 5.14
2012-13 35 59 104 .567 57 87 .655 0 0 .000 112 15 12 29 175 5.00
2013-14 36 145 240 .604 116 163 .711 0 0 .000 269 20 19 68 406 11.2
totals 143 323 567 .569 269 397 .677 0 0 .000 646 55 64 154 915 6.39