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Sanderson's Gibson commits to VCU

Posted August 7, 2014

Bria Gibson (32) of Sanderson with the ball goes up strong for 2. Wake Forest High School visits Sanderson High School on Tuesday, February 18, 2014. It was a close game all the way till the end but Wake Forest edged out Sanderson 42 - 37 for the win. (Photo By: Beth Jewell)

Sanderson High School's Bria Gibson will continue her basketball career in college at Virginia Commonwealth University.

According to Sanderson Athletic Director Tony Lewis, Gibson gave her verbal commitment to VCU, ending her recruiting process.

A 6-foot-1 forward, Gibson is a member of the Class of 2015. As a junior last season, Gibson averaged 19 points per game for the Spartans.

During her sophomore season, Gibson averaged just over 18 points per game, earning Player of the Year honors in the Cap 8 4-A Conference. 

Sanderson posted a 9-15 overall record last season, including a 7-7 mark in the league.

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