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Josh Gavert


Lakewood, Calif.

High School:
Mayfair High

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 215




Josh Gavert


Red Edges Black, 30-24, in Football Spring Game

Red edges Black, 30-24, in Football Spring Game


Aztec Football Falls at UNLV, 45-19

Aztec Football falls at UNLV, 45-19 </p


SDSU-UNLV Postgame Notes

SDSU-UNLV postgame notes


SDSU Football-Hawai'i Postgame Notes

SDSU Footballl-Hawaii postgame notes


Aztecs Slide Past Hawaii in Overtime, 28-21

Aztec Football slides past Hawai'i in OT, 28-21 Watch

A fourth-year player in the program, Gavert enters his junior season having played in all 26 games the past two seasons ... After seeing limited time as a freshman, he showed big-play ability during last season's sophomore campaign, recording a game with seven tackles, five games with a tackle for loss, an interception, forced fumble and a fumble recovery ... Enters fall camp as the backup to Jake Fely at middle linebacker ... A smart player with good instincts.

2012: Played in all 13 games with his first career start ... Had 24 tackles, including 4.0 TFL, two sacks, a forced fumble, fumble recovery and interception ... One of only two players on the team to record a forced fumble, fumble recovery and interception in 2012 (Derek Largent) ... Had two stops off the bench in the season opener at Washington ... Had a career-high four tackles against Army and his first career interception ... Recorded a tackle for loss against North Dakota ... Saw action vs. San Jose State, but did not record a stat ... Earned his first career start at Fresno State and had a career-high seven tackles, including 0.5 TFL ... Made two tackles and recovered his first career fumble off the bench vs. Hawai'i ... Gavert recovered the ball at the Warrior 39-yard line and the Aztecs went on to convert a field goal ... Recorded three solo stops vs. Colorado State ... Made two stops vs. Air Force, while adding a sack and the first forced fumble of his career ... The forced fumble came in Falcons territory and was converted into an SDSU touchdown ... Had two tackles and 0.5 TFL at Wyoming... Recorded his second sack of the season, which resulted in a 12-yard loss and took Brigham Young out of field goal range on a fourth-quarter drive in the Poinsettia Bowl.

2011: Was a reserve in all 13 games ... Contributed eight tackles with two of those being sacks ... Played in his first game of his career in the opener against Cal Poly ... Also saw time at Army ... Made his first career stop vs. Washington State ... Played at Michigan, but did not record a stat ... Made a career-best two tackles in back-to-back Mountain West games against TCU and at Air Force ... Logged snaps in each of the next four contests vs. Wyoming, New Mexico, at Colorado State and against Boise State ... Had his first career sack and tackle for loss at UNLV ... Followed that up with a 10-yard sack vs. Fresno State ... Assisted on a tackle in the bowl game in New Orleans.

2010: Utilized his redshirt campaign.

High School: Four-year varsity letterman and three-year starter at Mayfair High School ... As a senior, totaled 138 tackles (13.8 tackles per game, 85 solo, 53 assists) to lead the Suburban League ... Had a school-record 25 tackles in a single contest ... First-team all-conference his final year ... During his junior campaign, totaled 58 tackles and 2.5 sacks ... A three-star prospect by ... Also competed in the 100 and 200 meters for the track team ... Was a scholar-athlete at Mayfair.

Personal: Born Aug. 22, 1992, in Fountain Valley, Calif. ... Son of Pepe and Carlene Gavert ... Cousin, Ronald Kennedy Jr., plays cornerback at Arizona State ... Picked SDSU over the likes of Colorado, Arizona State and Idaho State ... Has yet to decide on a major.

Career highs: Tackles: 7 at Fresno State (9/29/12); Tackles For Loss: 1.0, four times; Sacks: 1.0 vs. Air Force (11/10/12), vs. Fresno State (12/3/11), at UNLV (11/26/11); Interception: 1 vs. Army (9/8/12); Forced Fumbles: 1 vs. Air Force (11/10/12); Fumble Recoveries: 1 vs. Hawai'i (10/6/12).