The Golden Eagles score four runs in the ninth to pull away in the 14-inning contest.
Went a perfect 4-0 with a save in 19 relief appearances ... Threw 42 innings and posted a 2.79 ERA ... Fanned 42 and walked 21 as opponents hit just .203 off of him during the year ... Allowed just one hit in three innings in his season debut against Missouri (2/17) to get a victory with four strikeouts ... Won back-to-back appearances with a 1 2/3 performance against Marshall (4/12) and a 3 1/3 scoreless outing against Ole Miss (4/16) in Pearl with five strikeouts ... Got final victory in C-USA Tournament opener against Tulane (5/22), giving up one unearned run on one hit and one walk with a strikeout over 2 1/3 frames ... Notched lone save by throwing final scoreless inning at UCF (3/28) ... Posted season-high five strikeouts in four different appearances and had four punchouts in four contests, pitching over four-plus innings in three of those games ... Went 12 2/3 scoreless innings over six appearances ranging from March 28 to April 21
Made 11 appearances, including three starts, and posted a 2-1 record with a 5.94 earned run average ... Allowed just one unearned runs on two hits with a pair of walks and nine strikeouts in first appearance of the season against Troy (2/24) in 6 2/3 of relief and not figuring in to the decision ... Posted first victory in next outing, a 7-inning start against Charleston Southern (3/2) in which he allowed two runs (one earned) on six hits and two walks with six strikeouts ... Allowed just a hit and two walks, along with two strikeouts in relief victory versus Louisiana-Monroe (3/27) ... Lasted at least two innings in five of his eight outings out of the pen ... Garnered Dean's List honors during the Fall semester ... Made the Athletic Director's Honor Roll during the spring semester
Redshirted due to arm injury ... Garnered Athletic Director Honor Roll honors this during the fall 2011 semester
Earned a record of 3-0 in 21 appearances ... Appeared primarily out of the bullpen in relief ... Earned first career start and win against UAB (3/27) ... Earned first career save against Houston (4/24) in three innings of work ... Struck out 17 batters in 32.1 innings of work
An All-State and All-County selection at Spanish Fort High School for coach Tommy Walker ... Played in the AHSAA all-star game ... Was 17-6 on the mound in his career with 218 strikeouts and a 2.77 ERA ... Hit .310 in his career with 81 RBI, 17 home runs and 23 doubles ... Set school record for wins and strikeouts
Son of Mike and Barbara Myrick ... Majoring in Construction Engineering Technology ... Born on August 29, 1990
Career Highs Innings Pitched: 7.0 vs. Charleston Southern, 3/2/12 Strikeouts: 9 vs. Troy, 2/24/12 Walks: 5 vs. Murray State, 3/16/12 Hits: 6, three times (last vs. UL Lafayette, 3/9/12 Runs: 6, twice (last vs. East Carolina, 5/9/10 Earned Runs: 6 vs. East Carolina, 5/9/10