LB - FR - 6-5 -225 - Ft. Gibson, Okla. (Ft. Gibson HS)
Gaston was a second-team All-State selection by The Oklahoman as a senior at Ft. Gibson High School where he played for D.J. Howe. He is listed as the No. 40 outside linebacker nationally by Rivals.com and the No. 14 prospect in Oklahoma. Scout.com rated him at No. 65 nationally. He finished his senior year with 75 tackles, 24 tackles for loss, 14 sacks, four forced fumbles, one recovered fumble, four pass deflections, and one pass breakup. On the offensive side of the ball he recorded 22 catches for 509 yards and five TDs. Gatson has 4.5 speed in the 40-yard dash. He was ranked as the No. 13 outside linebacker in the state of Oklahoma by Rivals.com and the No. 58 outside linebacker in the nation by Scout.com. He was also listed as one of the top 20 overall prospects from the state of Oklahoma by Scout.com at the end of the 2009 prep season. Gatson also plays basketball and he averaged 14.8 points and 10.5 rebounds a game on the basketball court last season. He was also recruited by Kansas, Kansas State, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Texas Tech and Tulsa.