Scout Premium Content

Offer Finds Its Way to Newest Cal Commit

Geoff Gibson

For nearly seven weeks, Las Vegas (Nev.) Bishop Gorman OL Geoff Gibson had no idea Cal had offered him a scholarship. A letter containing his official offer was mailed to his old address. New Cal OL Coach Steve Marshall and Gibson did not realize until Monday what had happened. Two days later, Gibson pulled the trigger verbally committing to the Bears…

Talk about anxiety. Deciding on a college choice is tough enough without added headaches and misunderstandings. Geoff Gibson (6-4.5, 315) knows first hand. "[Cal] had offered me March 3, but I didn't know," said Gibson. "They sent the offer to my old address. I kind of thought they were dogging me out, and they probably thought I was dogging them out because I hadn't contacted them much... Recommended Stories