Athletic young talent with a great deal of potential... Gained experience a year ago and could make a greater contribution.
Wayne Graham said -- "Bryan is a real talent in terms of stuff. If he can develop the mound-presence, he could be one of the big surprises in college baseball."
RICE 2007: Developed excellent speed on fastball over the last two months to work his way into the Owls' official postseason roster... Appeared in eight games, but five were since returning from the University's final exams period in mid May and two were at the C-USA Tournament... Made his first start of the season, and only the fourth of his college career, in the tournament's championship game against East Carolina on the road in Greenville, NC... Worked a career-long 2.0 innings and struck out two... Surrendered six earned runs on seven hits and three walks... Earned first career save with 1.2 scoreless innings against Memphis... Fired scoreless innings in relief against Cal State Fullerton, Memphis, Baylor, Tulane and UCF... Struck out the side in his season-debut against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi... Averaged better than a strikeout per inning... Did not pitch in the NCAA Tournament... 2006: Appeared in eight games with three starts in first Division I season... Starts were against eventual College World Series participant Cal. State Fullerton and St. John's (a team that advanced to the NCAA Tournament the year before)... Also saw action against NCAA Tournament-bound teams Oklahoma and TCU... Struck out 10 in total of 7.0 innings, the highest strikeouts-per inning ratio on the team... Pitched scoreless innings in relief against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi and McNeese State... Played in the Texas Collegiate League (Duncanville) over the summer.
HIGH SCHOOL 2005 graduate of Marble Falls High School in Marble Falls... Three-year starting pitcher and letterman for the Mustangs under coach Ronnie Scearce... Earned 4A all-state honors as a senior... Selected as the District 27-4A most valuable player in 2004 and 2005... Named the 2003 district newcomer of the year... Posted a career 15-8 record with a 1.98 ERA and 202 strikeouts... Also a one-year starter and letterman in football... Maintained a 6.2 GPA on a 6.0 scale and received academic all-district awards three years in a row.
PERSONAL Full Name: Bryan Price. Born: Nov. 13, 1986, in Corpus Christi. Parents: Mark and Beverly Price, Marble Falls (one brother). Major: economics. College: Martel.