Appeared in 41 games (one start) in his three seasons in scarlet and black ... recorded a 3-1 record and a 5.17 ERA ... surrendered 36 runs (31 earned) off 56 hits, 37 walks and 43 strikeouts in his 54.0 innings pitched ... DURING BIG 12 PLAY
... made 12 appearances against league foes, all in relief ... has not recorded a decision ... posted a 6.88 ERA after allowing 16 runs (13 earned) off 26 hits, 14 walks and 10 strikeouts over 17.0 innings ... allowed just six extra-base hits.
Played for the Santa Barbara Foresters (California Collegiate League) with Red Raider teammate Tyler Neslony ... finished 2-0 with a 3.06 ERA in 17 appearances ... was tied for the team high with three saves ... allowed just six earned run in 17.2 innings over the summer ... struck out 15 hitters while issuing just seven walks ... opponents hit just .219 overall ... his 17 appearances were tied for the team high.
CAREER HIGHS (entering 2016 season)
Innings Pitched: 5.2, at Kansas State (4/6/13)
Longest Start (IP): 1.1, at New Mexico State (3/25/13)
Shortest Start (IP): 1.1, at New Mexico State (3/25/13)
Longest Relief Outing (IP): 5.2, at Kansas State (4/6/13)
Hits Allowed: 6, at Kansas State (4/6/13)
Runs Allowed: 4, vs. Houston (2/28/14)
ER Allowed: 4, vs. Houston (2/28/14)
Walks: 4, at Oral Roberts (4/29/14)
Strikeouts: 6, at Kansas State (4/6/13)
Wild Pitches: 3, at New Mexico State (3/25/13)
Hit Batters: 1, vs. Oral Roberts (3/17/15)
HR Allowed: 2, at Kansas State (4/6/13)
Pitch Count: 98, at Kansas State (4/6/13)
* Indicates most recent high
JUNIOR SEASON (2015)
Appeared in 15 games, all in relief ... went 1-1 overall with a 3.86 ERA over 18.2 innings ... allowed 13 runs (eight earned) and 21 hits while striking out 14 and walking 11 ... opponents hit .280 overall ... combined for two shutouts which was tied for the team high ... surrendered just six extra-base hits ... AGAINST NATIONALLY RANKED OPPONENTS ... made four relief appearances against top-25 foes ... did not earn a decision after tossing 5.1 shutout innings ... only Red Raider with multiple appearances to not allow a run ... opponents totaled just two hits for a .111 average ... DURING BIG 12 PLAY ... appeared five times out of the bullpen, going 0-0 with a 7.20 ERA ... allowed seven runs (four earned) and 10 hits in five complete innings ... struck out three and issued four walks ... AT BIG 12 CHAMPIONSHIP ... did not appear during the tournament ... HOME GAMES ... called upon nine times, finishing 1-0 with a 3.97 ERA ... totaled 11.1 innings with eight run allowed (five earned) and 13 hits ... had eight strikeouts and seven walks ... opponents compiled a .277 average ... ROAD/NEUTRAL SITE GAMES ... was 0-1 overall with a 3.68 ERA over six appearances and 7.1 innings pitched ... allowed five runs (three earned) and eight hits while striking out six and walking four ... held opponents to an .286 average ... SITUATIONAL ... opponents hit just .240 overall (6-for-25) with two outs in the inning ... allowed just eight hits and a .235 average to opponents with the bases empty ... MISCELLANEOUS ... recorded seven scoreless outings ... five of his 15 appearances went at least two innings ... held opponents to one hit or fewer in eight outings ... SEASON HIGHLIGHTS ... did not allow a run over four-straight outings against Nevada (2/17), Northern Illinois (2/21) and Cal State Fullerton (3/6 & 3/8) ... earned his lone victory on the season against New Mexico State after surrendering on run off two hits in an inning of work ... tossed two shutout innings of relief at San Diego State (3/14) ... followed up with his longest outing of the season, going 2.1 scoreless innings against Oral Roberts (3/17) ... best performance in Big 12 play was one scoreless inning against No. 9 Oklahoma State (4/25).
Played for the Santa Barbara Foresters in the California Collegiate League ... made seven appearances (all relief) with a 0-0 record and two holds with a 0.00 ERA in 9.1 innings pitched with six strikeouts and three walks allowed ... team won the National Baseball Congress World Series championship with a 41-17 overall record and 31-8 record in league play.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2014)
Perfect Game No. 12 MLB Prospect (Big 12 - 2015 Draft Class) ... made 15 appearances (all relief) with a 2-0 record, 4.05 ERA, one save, combined on two shutouts, 20.0 innings, allowed 16 hits, nine runs (all earned) with 17 strikeouts and 11 walks while opponents batted .222 and didn't allow a home run ... AGAINST NATIONALLY RANKED OPPONENTS ... made three outings (all relief) with a 0-0 record, 6.75 ERA in four innings with two strikeouts and a walk ... DURING BIG 12 PLAY ... made three appearances (all relief) with a 0-0 record, 7.36 ERA in 3.2 innings with a strikeout and walk ... BIG 12 CHAMPIONSHIP ... made one appearance (relief) allowing one hit and didn't record an out ... HOME GAMES ... in 11 appearances (all relief) went 2-0 with a save and 2.70 ERA in 13.1 innings with 13 strikeouts and four walks while opponents batted .188 ... ROAD/NEUTRAL SITE GAMES ... in four outings (all relief) went 0-0 with a 6.75 ERA in 6.2 innings with four strikeouts and seven walks while opponents batted .292 ... SITUATIONAL: opposing batters hit .136 (3-for-22) with two outs ... recorded 28 ground outs and 13 fly outs ... forced opponents to hit into two ground ball double plays ... averaged 8.71 strikeouts/9 innings ... MISCELLANEOUS: made 11 scoreless outings in 15 appearances ... made four multiple-inning outings ... allowed one or fewer hits in 11-of-15 appearances, including five of his last six of the season ... team posted a 12-3 record during his 15 outings ... SEASON HIGHLIGHTS ... made season debut pitching two scoreless innings allowing just one hit with a strikeout in relief against No. 3 Indiana (2/15) ... struck out two in 1.1 scoreless innings in relief allowing just one hit against Oral Roberts (2/21) ... earned first win of the season pitching 0.1 scoreless innings with a strikeout in relief against New Mexico State (3/8) in an 8-7 victory ... pitched two scoreless relief innings allowing just one hit and a walk with two strikeouts against Stephen F. Austin (3/18) ... posted only save of the season pitching two scoreless innings with three strikeouts in a 2-0 win against Arkansas-Pine Bluff (3/25) ... picked up second win of the season pitching a scoreless relief inning with a strikeout during a 19-2 win against Abilene Christian (4/8) ... threw a season-high four scoreless innings with a season-high 60 pitches allowing just two hits with two strikeouts and four walks at Oral Roberts (4/29).
Played for the Wareham Gatemen in the Cape Cod League ... made three appearances (1 start) with a 0-1 record, one save, 7.1 innings pitched allowing seven hits and struck out nine with six walks ... struck out three batters in each outing ... earned save pitching two innings allowing one run on one hit with three strikeouts and a walk on June 23 against Brewster.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2013)
Made 11 appearances (1 start) with a 0-0 record, 8.22 ERA, one save, 15.1 innings pitched, allowed 19 hits and 14 runs (14 earned) with 12 strikeouts and 15 walks while opponents batted .302 overall ... AGAINST NATIONALLY RANKED OPPONENTS ... made four appearances (0 starts) with a 0-0 record, 27.00 ERA in 1.2 innings pitched ... DURING BIG 12 CONFERENCE PLAY ... made four appearances (0 starts) with a 0-0 record, 6.48 ERA with 8.1 innings pitched with six strikeouts and nine walks allowed ... BIG 12 CHAMPIONSHIP ... made one appearance allowing one run (earned) without recording an out ... HOME GAMES ... made five appearances (0 starts) with a 0-0 record, 6.75 ERA with a save, 6.2 innings pitched allowing six hits and five runs (5 earned) with four strikeouts and six walks while opponents batted .261 overall ... ROAD/NEUTRAL SITE GAMES ... made six appearances (1 start) with a 0-0 record, 9.35 ERA with 8.2 innings pitched allowing 13 hits and nine runs (9 earned) with eight strikeouts and nine walks while opponents batted .325 ... SITUATIONAL: opposing left-handed batters hit .167 (4-for-24) ... opposing right-handed batters hit .385 (15-for-39) ... opposing batters hit .282 (11-for-39) with runners on base ... opposing batters hit .333 (8-for-24) with the bases empty ... opposing batters hit .333 (7-for-21) with two outs ... forced opponents to hit into four double plays ... MISCELLANEOUS: made one midweek start (at New Mexico State - 3/25) ... made three scoreless outings ... made two multiple-inning appearances in relief ... allowed one or fewer hits in six outings, including six of his last seven outings ... allowed one or fewer runs in five of his last six outings ... team posted a 4-7 record during his 11 outings ... SEASON HIGHLIGHTS ... made career debut in first career start at New Mexico (3/25) going 1.1 innings allowing two runs (both earned) on three hits with two strikeouts and two walks in a no decision ... pitched a season-high 5.2 innings with a season-high six strikeouts in relief at Kansas State (4/6) throwing a season-high 98 pitches ... notched first career save pitching 1.1 scoreless innings with three strikeouts without allowing a walk in a 6-1 win over New Mexico State (4/23) ... had back-to-back scoreless appearances against New Mexico State and throwing a scoreless 0.1 innings at No. 11 Oklahoma (4/28).
A four-year varsity letterwinner at Ponder High School for head coach Mark Low ... as a senior named District 9-2A Most Valuable Player and first team all-district ... a four-time all-district selection ... a three-time all-state selection ... earned first team all-state as both a sophomore and senior ... Perfect Game Rawlings High School Second Team All-America ... Perfect Game High School First Team All-America - Texas ... Perfect Game No. 56 Major League Baseball Draft Prospect (Texas) ... Perfect Game No. 93 Major League Baseball Draft Prospect (National) ... played for the Texas Rangers Area Code Team in 2011 ... also lettered three years in basketball (center), three years in football (quarterback and linebacker) and one year in cross country ... helped basketball team to a state championship in 2010 ... was a member of the 2009 football team - the first ever varsity football team in school history ... received 36 NCAA Division I offers out of high school ... became the first student-athlete from Ponder High School to sign a NCAA Division I letter of intent with a major college program while signing out of high school with Arizona ... attended Arizona during his freshman fall semester (2012).
Kenneth Dalton Brown ... born in Denton, Texas ... son of Dale and Julie Brown ... mother, Julie, played basketball at Navarro College and was also a junior Olympic track and field athlete ... father, Dale, participated in rodeo at Navarro College ... a sports and exercise science major at Texas Tech.