Owls open tournament play against WKU on Wednesday, May 22 at 10 a.m. from Lafayette, La.
Keller hits three-run home run, Nelson drives in four runs
Owls are in a three-way tie for second place with 11-7 league record
Owls fall to 25-13 and 10-6 in SBC play
Owls in a three-way tie for first place with a 10-5 record
Named preseason All-Sun Belt Conference by Perfect Game
2012: Ranked second on the team with 63 strikeouts...started 12 games, including nine in Sun Belt Conference action...posted a 3.82 earned run average and finished second on the team with 61.1 innings...had a career-best 10 strikeouts in six innings to complete a three-game sweep against FIU (3/18)...tossed six shutouts innings in a road win over Middle Tennessee (3/25)...had seven strikeouts and allowed just one hit in five innings against Louisiana (4/1)...tossed a career-high 6.1 innings at Troy (4/29)...played summer baseball for the Luray Wranglers in the Valley League for coach Mike Bocock...considered ace of the pitching staff...averaged more than a strikeout per inning and 15 strikeouts per nine innings.
High School: First team all-conference selection following his junior season at West Orange High School, playing for Head Coach Jesse Marlo.
Personal: Son of Renee Gomber...criminal justice major...hobbies include fishing and hunting.
Favorites: TV Show.....The Office
Ice Cream Flavor.....Oreo