Took to the mound for 21 appearances on the season, including 9 starts… totaled 58.2 innings pitched and posted a 5.52 ERA with a 3-5 record… struck out 54, while only walking seven batters on the year… owned a 3-0 record and 1.89 ERA in 12 relief appearances… lasted 5.1 innings in his first career start as OU faced Seton Hall (2/14) on opening day… struck out six in 3.1 innings of relief to earn the win over Abilene Christian (3/6)… pitched four-scoreless innings of one-hit ball against Kansas State (3/23)… struck out a career-high seven in 3.2 innings of relief against Oral Roberts (4/8)…returned to rotation to strike out five in five innings against Texas (4/13). Summer 2014: Played in the Cape Cod Baseball League for the Harwich Mariners producing a 0.30 ERA on the season in 30 innings pitched… selected to the Cape Cod All-Star game for the East Division and pitched one inning, while striking out two of three batters faced.
Appeared in 30 games in 2013 with 52.1 innings pitched… His 2.06 ERA was third best for the Sooners on the year… Finished the season with a team-high nine saves and a 7-2 record… Recorded six saves and four wins in 11 appearances from 3/17 to 5/3… Recorded 19 strikeouts and allowed only three earned runs on 11 hits through 22.2 innings pitched in that span.
Four-year letterwinner at Broken Arrow High School under head coach Shannon Dobson ... Hit .430 with six home runs and 41 RBIs his senior season ... Posted a 10-0 record and a 1.83 ERA on the mound his senior season, tallying 103 strikeouts against just 11 walks ... Senior year honors include Jim Thorpe Player of the Year, Fergie Jenkins Award winner, All-Metro Pitcher of the Year, Frontier Conference Player of the Year, all-conference first team first baseman, all-state, All-VYPE Team East, Cox7-AZ scholar athlete award, ESPN HS all-state, Louisville Slugger All-American and Northeast Oklahoma Baseball Coaches Association Player of the Year ... Other honors include all-conference first team first baseman (2011), all-state honorable mention (2010, 2011), all-conference academic team (2010, 2011) and activity scholar 60 hours volunteer community service award (2011 and 2012) ... Team honors include state champion runner-up, regional champions, district champions and state academic champions (2012), national/state champions (2011) and regional champions (2010, '11 and `12).
Full name is Jacob Trevor Evans ... Born in Tulsa, Okla. ... Parents are Kevin and Pam Evans ... Has one sister, Allye ... Pre-med major.