Patrick Gamble
Patrick Gamble

RS Sophomore

Carrollton, Ga.

High School:
Central Carroll

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 286



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Coming off a productive redshirt freshman season and is a strong candidate to contribute this season on the defensive line, most likely at tackle... was Tech's 2012 scout team defensive player of the year.

2014 (redshirt sophomore): Played in all 13 games and started in four games, including the last three ... Has 23 tackles, including 14 solo and 1.5 tackles for loss ... Broke up one pass and recovered a fumble ... Registered two tackles vs. Florida State in the ACC Championship Game (Dec. 6) ...Tallied two tackles at Georgia (Nov. 29) ...Had three tackles vs. Clemson (Nov. 15) ...Recorded three tackles at NC State (Nov. 8) ... Started in his first career game and tallied two solo tackles and a pass breakup vs. Virginia (Nov. 1) ...Registered one solo tackle vs. Duke (Oct. 11) ...Notched one solo tackle vs. Miami (Oct. 4) ...Had two tackles, including a half-tackle for loss, at Virginia Tech (Sept. 20) ...Made one solo tackle vs. Georgia Southern (Sept. 13) ...Registered two tackles at Tulane (Sept. 6) ... Made a career-high four tackles, including one for a loss of five yards, and forced a fumble against Wofford (Aug. 30).

2013 (redshirt freshman): Played in eight games... recorded six tackles including a half-tackle for loss... came off the bench to record a tackle in each of the first two games of his college career... registered a career-high three tackles, including two solo tackles and a half-tackle for loss vs. Alabama A&M (Nov. 23).

2012 (true freshman): Redshirted.

High School: Central Carroll HS... played for head coach Grant Chestnut ... was the No. 26-rated defensive tackle in the country last summer... three-time all-region 6AAA in pick... also earned all-region honors in basketball... played the Georgia North-South All-Star game... rated with three stars by Rivals and Scout.

Personal: Full name is Patrick Ieshun Gamble... born Feb. 2, 1994... son of Curtis and Charonda Person... "(Tech) is a good combination of academics and athletics. I think a degree from Georgia Tech will carry a lot of weight," Gamble said... has been playing football since age six... made the Dean's List in the fall of 2012... majoring in literature, media and communication.

Career Highs
Tackles: 4 vs. Wofford, Aug. 30, 2014
Solo Tackles: 4 vs. Wofford, Aug. 30, 2014
Tackles for Loss: 1.0 vs. Wofford, Aug. 30, 2014
PB: 1, vs. Virginia, Nov. 1, 2014
Forced fumbles: 1 vs. Wofford, Aug. 30, 2014

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