Transferred to Southern Miss from Tennessee-Martin for his final season ... Enjoyed an outstanding fall campaign and looks to bolster the pitching staff as either the No. 2 or No. 3 weekend starter position ... Has a big frame, good speed on his pitches and an excellent breaking pitch ... Locates his pitches well.
2005 (r-Jr.): Made 13 appearances at UT-Martin, including 12 starts and finished with a 3-7 record and a 3.86 ERA in 86.1 innings pitched ... Struck out 54, walked 26 and opponents hit .267 against him ... Finished with a 3-3 mark in Ohio Valley Conference games with a 3.33 ERA in 51.1 innings pitched ... Posted three complete games, struck out 27, walked 18 and opponents hit .251 against him ... Pitched a complete-game victory against Jacksonville State (5/8), giving up three runs on six hits, walking two and striking out four ... Pitched 6.0 innings, giving up two runs on four hits and struck out three batters against Murray State (5/1) ... Threw a complete-game victory against Eastern Illinois (3/25), giving up four runs, one earned, on eight hits, three walks and four strikeouts.
2004 (r-So.): Made 14 appearances, including 11 starts ... Finished with a 2-6 record with a 6.41 ERA in 60.1 innings pitched ... Struck out 29, walked 28 and posted a save.
2003 (r-Fr.): Made 12 appearances, including three starts ... Posted an 0-2 record with an 8.44 ERA in 26.2 innings pitched ... Struck out 13, walked 11 and had a save.
Prep: Four-year letterwinner at West Carroll High School ... Four-time 13A District selection ...
Personal: Son of Corinne Massey ... Received his bachelor's degree in business administration from Tennessee-Martin in May ... Currently pursing a master's degree in sport administration ... Born Aug. 16, 1983.