The best of seven series will begin on Oct. 19
2010: Made 19 relief appearances last season, recording 0-1 record with 7.07 earned run average and one save. ... Struck out 13 batters and walked 14 in 28 innings. ... Hurled three innings of three-hit ball to earn save in 6-1 victory over Maine in second game of season. ... Struck out one and walked one. ... Loss came in 10-9 decision to North Dakota State. ... Had season-high three strikeouts in 1.3 innings of relief in 16-1 victory over Prairie View A&M. ... Career record is 2-1 with four saves and 4.80 ERA. ... Has 44 career strikeouts and 30 walks in 69.1 innings. ... Named to the Southland Conference Commisioner's Spring Honor Roll for the second time (the other was in 2008).
2009: Made 26 relief appearances and led team in saves with three. ... Also went 1-0 with a 3.31 earned run average, 29 strikeouts and nine bases on balls in 35.1 innings. ... Threw hitless, scoreless final inning of 3-0 victory over Columbia to earn his first save of the season. ... Second save came on 3.1 scoreless innings in 7-3 win over Nicholls, and he got the third by getting the final out in a 4-0 win over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi. ... Career record is 2-0 with three saves and a 3.27 ERA. ... Has 31 career strikeouts and 16 walks in 41.1 innings.
2008: Made eight appearances with one start during freshman season. ... Was 1-0 with a 3.00 ERA after allowing a pair of earned runs on six hits over 6.0 innings. ... Made his only career start against Houston as he went a career-best two innings while holding the Cougars scoreless on a double and two walks. ... Picked up his first career win against McNeese State when he gave up one hit in one inning of a 2-1 victory. ... Also worked one inning of hitless relief against Louisiana-Lafayette. ... Named to the SLC Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll.
High School: Played for coach Jay Stone at Port Neches-Groves HS. ... Was two-sport athlete at PN-G. ... Named All-District 20-4A pitcher as a junior and senior. ... Named all-district in football as a junior and senior.
Personal: William Taylor McInnis was born 8/11/87 in Nederland, Texas. ... Parents are William and Kim McInnis. ... Major is Mechanical Engineering. ... Serving as president of Lamar's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee and is the Southland Conference's SAAC representative to the NCAA. ... Hobby is lifting weights.