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5-11 / 194
2010: Started 52 games at second base ... was named to the All-Big 12 Second Team as an infielder ... led the Big 12 Conference with 29 stolen bases ... ranked fifth in the league with a .383 batting average and sixth with 88 hits ... had 29 multi-hit games to lead the Cowboys ... turned in the longest hitting streak of the season by a Cowboy (16 games) ... had 15 multi-RBI games, including seven of three or more ... stole four bases against Oklahoma Christian (3/2), one shy of OSU's single-game record ... collected four RBIs in a win over No. 11 Oklahoma (4/13) ... had a season-high four hits in a 4-for-7, 3-RBI day against Kansas (5/1) ... drove in the game-winning run with a bases-loaded single in the bottom of the 12th inning of that game ... recorded a career-high five RBIs in a win over No. 21 Rice (5/11) ... had a grand slam and an RBI double vs. the Owls ... drafted by the Houston Astros in the 13th round of the 2010 MLB Draft.
2009: Played in 49 games with 46 starts ... led OSU with 14 stolen bases and was only thrown out once trying to steal ... opened season with a 3-for-5, two-run, two-RBI performance against BYU (2/20) ... had a season-high four hits, including two triples, in a win at Arizona (3/10) ... tied a career high with five RBIs in opening game of doubleheader against Western Illinois (3/18) ... also had three hits and scored three runs in the game ... was 3-for-4 with a pair of runs and RBIs in win over Missouri State (4/22) ... was 3-for-4 with an RBI in final game of NCAA Regional vs. Clemson (6/1).
2008: Played in 27 games with seven starts ... singled in his first-career at bat against Gonzaga (2/24) ... was 2-for-4 with an RBI against San Diego State (3/9) ... had a career day against UAPB (3/19) as he was 7-for-9 with four RBIs and five runs in a doubleheader ... went 5-for-7 with three RBIs in the first game of the twinbill ... went 2-for-4 with a pair of runs against Wichita State (4/23).
HIGH SCHOOL: Hit .343 with four homers and 20 RBIs as a senior at Union High School ... was an all-conference selection as a junior and senior ... helped lead Union to Class 6A state titles in 2005 and 2006 ... also recruited by Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Texas A&M.
PERSONAL: Majoring in finance ... son of Steve and Tricia Duren ... born March 20, 1989 ... older brother, Dylan, played baseball at Arkansas ... enjoys playing video games ... favorite athlete is Matt Gardner ... favorite movie is Four Brothers ... favorite baseball moment is winning back-to-back state championships in high school playing with his brother ... chose OSU because of the great coaching staff and the chance to play in Omaha.