Gerring led Vincennes (Ind.) University to a second straight NJCAA final four appearance and a 34-3 overall record in 2013-14. He paced coach Todd Franklin's Trailblazers in scoring (13.7 ppg) and rebounding (8.8) en route to a national third-place finish while converting 49 percent of his shots and 78 percent of his free throws. He also tallied 21 3-pointers, 28 blocks and 24 steals in 37 contests.
As a freshman, Gerring was part of a Vincennes squad that finished fourth at the NJCAA Division I Tournament and racked up a 33-4 record. He played in 35 games with 9 starts, averaging 4.7 points and 2.4 rebounds with 25 3-pointers, 24 assists and 15 steals. He is originally from the Kansas City area where he attended Grandview (Mo.) High School and helped coach Randy Farris' team to a 22-7 season while averaging 12.0 points and 9.4 rebounds as a prep senior.