2015 (Sr.) Pitched 17 games, with a 3.79 ERA and a 3-5 record… Struck out 52 and walked 15…Named a Top 100 senior by Perfect Game, garnering a No. 54 listing in the ranking…Opened season with an 11-strikeout performance for his fourth double-digit strikeout performance for his career…Did not allow an earned run for the second time against FIU (3/13) over seven innings…Registered second win of the year at LA Tech (3/20) in the opening game of a doubleheader…Threw in relief for the first time in his Golden Eagle career on April 17 against Florida Atlantic in the first game of a twinbill and allowed two unearned runs on two hits with two strikeouts over 3 1/3 innings…Went to the bullpen full-time over his final seven outings, allowing just one earned run in his last appearance of the year against UAB (5/20)…Went 10 2/3 innings before allowing that lone relief earned run…Notched a save against UTSA, grabbing the final out on a line shot back to the mound and threw one-hit baseball over 4 1/3 innings with three strikeouts and just one walk to earn third win of the year.
Made 13 starts for the Golden Eagles, posting a 4-4 record with a 2.67 ERA...Fanned 74 and walked 14 in 77 2/3 innings...Threw two complete games, including a season-high 12-strikeout performance against UTSA (3/21) in which he allowed just two runs on five hits and no walks...Earned C-USA Co-Pitcher of the Week honors with that outing...Added a complete game against East Carolina (5/10) in second game of a doubleheader giving up a run on six hits with three walks and 10 punch outs...Finished the year with three double-digit strikeout games, adding an eight-inning, shutout performance against Louisiana Tech (4/19) in which he allowed six hits and no walks...Threw six or more innings in seven starts...Collected just 2.8 runs per contest of support in his starts, the lowest of any Golden Eagle starting pitcher during the year.
Played two seasons for coach Josh Hoffpauir at Pearl River CC ... Finished sophomore season with a 9-5 record and was named MACJC and NJCAA Player of the Week on two different occasions ... Fanned a team-high 92 and walked 15 in 92 2/3 innings on the mound, boasting a 2.62 earned run average ... Drafted in the 26th round (788th pick) of the 2013 Major League Baseball by the Tampa Bay Rays ... Named second team all-state by the MACJC as a freshman ... Redshirted one season at Alabama before transferring to PRCC.
Posted a 3-4 record with one save and three complete game performances for Hancock High School in 2010 ... Ended his senior season with a 4.00 ERA with 57 strikeouts in nine appearances on the mound ... Had a .217 opponent batting average ... Struck out a season-high 16 batters in a 5-1 win over Harrison Central ... Posted five games where he recorded six or more strikeouts ... Was a Rawlings/Perfect Game Preseason Southeast Region Honorable Mention selection heading into his senior season ... A two-time South Mississippi All-Star pick ... Competed in the 2009 State Games of Mississippi ... Also in 2009, played on the Marucci Elite Team and was part of the WWBA 17-under Perfect Game National and World Championships.
Son of Kenneth and Leslie Talley ... .Has three siblings, Jordy, Brett and Flynn ... Majoring in Interdisciplinary Studies ... Born on Sept. 22, 1991.