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Andrew Cox
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Andrew Cox 996739
Position: 1B/OF
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 215
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Belton, S.C.
High School: Belton-Honea Path HS
Experience: 2 Letters

Career Stats

First-baseman and outfielder who shared time as the starter at first base with Chris Williams in 2016 ... a career .222 hitter with a .288 on-base percentage in 124 games (85 starts) over three seasons ... has 10 doubles, one triple, two homers, 27 RBIs, 40 runs, 25 walks, six hit-by-pitches and nine steals ... three-time ACC Academic Honor Roll member.

2016: Hit .224 with 10 runs, three doubles, one triple, two homers, 16 RBIs, a .284 on-base percentage, seven walks, two hit-by-pitches and three steals in 37 games (26 starts, including 23 at first base, two in left field and one as the DH) ... hit .273 with runners on base, .300 with runners in scoring position and .316 with two outs ... was 3-for-7 as a pinch-hitter ... committed only one error in 221 chances (.995 fielding percentage) ... hit a pinch-hit, run-scoring triple against James Madison on Feb. 28 ... hit a two-run single against No. 18 South Carolina on March 6 ... went 2-for-4 with a double, RBI, run and walk at Wake Forest on March 13 ... hit his first career homer, a three-run shot, at The Citadel on March 15 ... suffered a fractured foot on a hit-by-pitch against No. 22 Boston College on March 19 and missed the next 20 games ... hit a pinch-hit, two-run homer at Georgia Southern on May 15 ... went 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI against No. 18 Oklahoma State in the Clemson Regional on June 4.

2015: Team co-captain ... ACC Academic Honor Roll member ... hit .237 with 24 runs, six doubles, nine RBIs, a .295 on-base percentage, 13 walks, two hit-by-pitches and three steals in 56 games (50 starts at first base) ... hit .333 with a .404 on-base percentage when leading off an inning ... hit .323 in 28 games away from home and .345 in 18 games on opponents’ home fields ... went 2-for-3 with a double, RBI and two runs in the second game of a doubleheader against Maine at Augusta, Ga. on Feb. 21 ... went 2-for-4 with a run at Coastal Carolina on March 20 ... went 2-for-3 with two RBIs and a run against Wake Forest on March 29 ... went 2-for-5 with an RBI and two runs at Georgia Tech on April 25 ... went 2-for-3 with a run at No. 8 Florida State on May 15 ... went 2-for-4 with two RBIs against No. 18 Arizona State in the Fullerton Regional on May 29.

2014: ACC Academic Honor Roll member ... hit .150 with six runs, one double, two RBIs, a .271 on-base percentage, five walks, two hit-by-pitches and three steals in 31 games (nine starts, including seven in left field and two at first base) ... went 2-for-4 with a walk and steal against Eastern Michigan on Feb. 14; was his first career game; was 4-for-9 with two walks, two hit-by-pitches and two steals in the series ... went 1-for-2 with an RBI, a run and walk off the bench against Boston College on May 17 ... played for Florence in the Coastal Plain League in the summer, where he hit .274 with 17 runs, three doubles, one triple, eight RBIs and three steals in 30 games.

2013: Redshirted ... ACC Academic Honor Roll member ... played for High Point-Thomasville in the Coastal Plain League in the summer, where he hit .228 with one homer, two triples, one double, 11 RBIs, 15 runs and four steals in 40 games (28 starts).

Before Clemson: Rated as the No. 11 player and No. 2 outfielder in South Carolina by Diamond Prospects ... South Carolina Select All-Star ... two-time all-state selection ... three-time all-region selection ... defensive MVP as a sophomore, junior and senior ... International Paper Classic All-Tournament team as a junior and senior ... member of the state championship team as a freshman ... lettered five times in baseball and three times in football ... coached by Steve Williams at Belton-Honea Path High School.

Personal: His father, Jimmy, was a member of the Clemson football team in 1979,80 ... his brother, Jay, was an outfielder on the 2011 Clemson baseball team ... graduated May 7, 2016 with a degree in parks, recreation & tourism management ... born Andrew Levi Cox on Nov. 23, 1993 in Greenwood, S.C.

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