Memphis clinched the series with Missouri with a 5-3 comeback victory on Saturday at FedExPark. Photos by Joe Murphy
2014 - Sophomore Third team All-American Athletic Conference selection ... Started all 59 games (53-RF; 6-CF) for the Tigers and ranked second on the team in hitting with a .308 (73-for-237) average ... Led the team in total bases (98), home runs (5) and RBI (37) ... Scored 39 runs and stole 15 bags in 20 attempts ... Hit .361 (30-for-83) with runners in scoring position ... Posted 21 multi-hit games, including two games with four hits ... Season featured an eight-game hitting streak ... Scored four runs against Mississippi Valley State on April 30 which matched a season-high ... Hit two home runs in a 3-for-5 performance with four RBI against UCF on April 12 ... Went 4-for-5 against Rutgers while driving in and scoring a run on May 15.
2013 - Freshman Named to the Conference USA All-Freshman Team after starting 41 of 44 games before suffering a season-ending injury ... Started 26 games in left field and 15 in center field ... Hit .299 on the season ... Had the highest slugging percentage for Memphis with .507 ... Led the Tigers with three triples and had the second-most doubles with 12 ... Went 12-for-15 in stolen base attempts ... Had the most four-hit games on the team with three ... Hit a home run in three-consecutive games (two against Buffalo and Alabama) ... Went 4-for-4 with five RBI and two doubles against UAPB (4/9) ... In his 4-for-4 showing against Buffalo (3/9), he finished with two doubles and a home run to go along with three RBI and two runs scored ... Finished 4-for-5 with two runs, two doubles and a home run against Tulane (3/23).
Prep The Franklin (Tenn.) High School product was an All-District and All-District Tournament Team selection in 2011 ... The 6-foot-1 infielder hit .473 in 2011 for the Rebels at Franklin High ... Had 10 home runs, 48 RBI and 32 extra-base hits ... Posted an impressive .991 slugging percentage and struck out just four times in 110 at-bats ... In postseason play, Little was 10-for-21 (.476).
Personal Son of Gerald and Tracey Little ... Majors in Interdisciplinary Studies.