84 Bailey Gaither
Bailey  Gaither

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Paso Robles, Calif.

High School:
Paso Robles HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 178

Position:
WR

Experience:
2V


08/04/2018

San Jose State Football Has First Full Team Practice

According to head coach Brent Brennan, the defense really stood out.

03/24/2018

Offense Shows Big Play Potential At Spring Football Game

There were five pass plays of 30 or more yards.

03/17/2018

Highlights On Both Sides Of Ball At Football Scrimmage

The longest play of the day led to the first of two short touchdown runs.

02/26/2018

Football Set To Open Spring Practice

There are 13 returning starters among more than 80 players suiting up for spring practice.

09/17/2017

Spartans Host Utah State To Begin Mountain West Action

San Jose State turns its focus to a Mountain West divisional championship.

AT SAN JOSÉ STATE: In his fourth season with the Spartans... Dynamic wide receiver and special teams player... Played in 21 games with five starts... Capable of serving as a kickoff and punt returner... Signed a National Letter-of-Intent with the program in February 2015.

2017: Saw action in nine games and was a starter in four of the first six contests... Led the team with four touchdown receptions... One of two Spartans with two games of 100 or more receiving yards... Explosive start of the season with six receptions for 100 yards and two TDs and blocked a punt that resulted in a Spartan return for a touchdown against USF (South Florida - 8/26) in the season opener.... Blocked punt was the team's only blocked kick of the season... Single-game career highs of eight receptions for 125 yards and one touchdown at Utah (9/16)... Had his career-long 49-yard touchdown pass reception in the Cal Poly victory (9/2)... Averaged 19.7 yards on kickoff returns and had a career-long 39-yard return at Texas (9/9)... Credited with four punt returns for no yards.

2016: Played in all 12 games... Was a starting wide receiver against Iowa State (9/24)... Four pass receptions for 43 yards and a touchdown for the season... First major college touchdown was a 25-yard pass play to open the scoring in the Air Force game (11/19)... Rushed three times for 19 yards... Returned seven kickoffs for an 18.3 average and one punt for no yards.

2015: Completed a redshirt season.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2014 CalHiSports.com first-team all-state selection as a multi-purpose player for medium-sized schools for Paso Robles (Calif.) High (Coach Rich Schimke)... Helped his team reach the 2014 semifinal round of the California Division III playoffs... 167 receptions for 3,277 yards, a 19.6 yards per catch average and 41 TD receptions in three varsity seasons... The 2014 C.I.F. Northern Division Player of the Year, the San Luis Obispo Tribune's County Player of the Year and the Pac-5 League's Most Valuable Player after hauling in 73 passes for 1,480 yards and 20 touchdowns as a senior... Two-sport athlete also was a shortstop on the baseball team... Named the 2015 All-North County Offensive Player of the Year... Batted .506 with 32 stolen bases as a junior... Was a 2014 first-team All-C.I.F. Northern Division choice, second-team CalHiSports.com all-state underclass pick and the San Luis Obispo County Player of the Year... Had 90 career stolen bases in four seasons.

MORE ON BAILEY: A communication studies major... Named his school's 2015 Male Athlete of the Year... Favorite baseball players are Carlos Gomez, Robinson Cano, Giancarlo Stanton and Josh Donaldson... He is a native of Chico, Calif.

PASS RECEIVING G No. Yds. Avg. TD LG
2015...Redshirt --- --- --- ----- --- ---
2016...FR 12 4 43 10.8 1 25TD
2017...SO 9 22 320 14.5 4 49TD
CAREER 21 26 363 13.9 5 49TD
RUSHING No. Yds. Avg. TD LG
2016...FR 3 19 6.3 0 13
KICKOFF RETURNS No. Yds. Avg. TD LG
2016...FR 7 128 18.3 0 26
2017...SO 13 256 19.7 0 39
CAREER 20 384 19.2 0 39
PUNT RETURNS No. Yds. Avg. TD LG
2016...FR 1 0 0.0 0 0
2017...SO 4 0 0.0 0 0
CAREER 5 0 0.0 0 0
DEFENSIVE STATISTICS UT AT TOTAL
2016...FR 1 0 1
2017...SO 1 0 1
CAREER 2 0 2