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K.J. Bryant
Player Profile:
K.J. Bryant 1924440
Position: OF
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 185
Year: Redshirt Sophomore
Hometown: Taylors, S.C.
High School: Wade Hampton HS
Experience: 1 Letter

Career Stats

Outfielder who has made several starts in right field and as a pinch-runner ... a career .241 hitter with a .331 on-base percentage in 65 games (33 starts) over two seasons ... has three doubles, a triple, two homers, 10 RBIs, 27 runs, 12 walks, three hit-by-pitches and four steals.

2017: Hit .211 with nine runs, two doubles, a triple, two RBIs, a .318 on-base percentage, four walks, two hit-by-pitches and three steals in 20 games (10 starts, including seven in right field, two in center field and one as the DH) ... hit .357 with runners on base ... went 2-for-4 with two runs and a walk against Western Carolina on Feb. 22 ... went 2-for-4 with a double, triple, two RBIs and two runs against Wofford on Feb. 28.

2016: Hit .257 with 18 runs, two homers, eight RBIs, a .337 on-base percentage, eight walks, one hit-by-pitch and one steal in 45 games (23 starts, including 15 in right field, seven as the DH and one in left field) ... Clemson had a 20-3 record in his 23 starts, including a 15-1 record in his 16 starts in the outfield ... hit .286 in 17 ACC regular-season games ... went 1-for-3 with two runs, a walk and outfield assist against Maine on Feb. 21; was his first career start ... went 1-for-4 with a three-run homer, his first career long ball, and a walk at Furman on March 29 ... went 1-for-2 with two RBIs, a run, walk and hit-by-pitch at Western Carolina on March 30 ... went 2-for-3 with an RBI and a run at No. 6 Louisville on April 16 ... went 2-for-3 against No. 4 Florida State on May 2 ... hit a homer at Georgia Southern on May 13 ... went 2-for-3 with a double, run and walk against No. 3 Louisville in the ACC Tournament on May 27 ... scored the go-ahead run on a wild pitch in the ninth inning as a pinch-runner against Wake Forest in the ACC Tournament on May 28 ... hit a pinch-hit single against No. 18 Oklahoma State in the Clemson Regional on June 5 ... played for Woodstock in the Valley League in the summer, where he hit .247 with 13 runs, five doubles, three triples, 14 RBIs and 11 steals in 26 games.

2015: Redshirted ... ACC Academic Honor Roll member ... played for Wilson in the Coastal Plain League in the summer, where he hit .091 with one run, one double, three RBIs and three steals in 11 games.

Before Clemson: Received second-team All-America and all-state honors ... played in the East Coast Pro Showcase ... No. 7 player in South Carolina by Diamond Prospects ... No. 2 outfielder in South Carolina by Diamond Prospects ... No. 113 player in the nation by Perfect Game ... No. 24 outfielder in the nation by Perfect Game ... No. 2 player in South Carolina by Perfect Game ... No. 1 outfielder in South Carolina by Perfect Game ... lettered five times in baseball at Wade Hampton High School, where he was coached by Austin Lynch.

Personal: His father, Kevin Sr., played basketball at Furman ... majoring in political science ... born Kevin Ramonde Bryant Jr., on Sept. 19, 1995 in Taylors, S.C.

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