Joe Gibbon


College Career

Ole Miss (1953-1957)

• All-American, basketball (’56)

• All-SEC, basketball (’56, ‘57)

• SEC Most Valuable player, basketball (’57)

• Scored 1601 points in college basketball career

• All-SEC baseball (’57)

 

Pro Baseball Career

Pittsburgh Pirates (1960-1965)

• World Series champions (’60)

New York Giants (1966-1968)

Cincinnati Reds (1971)

Houston Astros (1972)

 

Did You Know?

Playing basketball for Ole Miss in 1957, Joe Gibbon was second in the nation in scoring average with 30 points per game.