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Florida A&M Baseball BIO
31 JoJo Durden

2016 (Junior):  Started nine games and had 10 appearances in his first season at FAMU...finished with a 2-3 record and a 5.06 ERA with one save, 43 strikeouts and just 18 walks in 48.0 innings pitched...made his first-career collegiate start and earned the win in the season opener against Marshall (2/19) after working 5.1 innings and allowed three runs on three hits with seven strikeouts and two walks...pitched a no decision start at Jackson State (2/27) after allowing three runs on six hits with five walks and two strikeouts...made a controlled start against North Florida (4/6), his first since February 27, and worked three innings and allowed two runs on three hits with one strikeout and one walk...earned his first career save as he pitched the final three innings of relief at NC A&T (4/10) with three strikeouts and allowed one run on back-to-back doubles in the seventh inning...made his first start in game one at Bethune-Cookman (4/16) since 2/27 at Jackson State...was on a pitch count, but worked four innings in the game one start at Bethune-Cookman (4/16) and allowed two unearned runs on four hits, no walks and four strikeouts...pitched five innings in a no-decision start of game one vs. Savannah State (4/23) with two runs (one earned) on five hits with four strikeouts and two walks...allowed a season-high eight runs (seven earned) on a season-high eight hits in 4.1 innings pitched of game two at #4 Miami (4/30) with five strikeouts and two walks...allowed five runs in the first inning in game one at NC Central (5/7) and finished working five innings with six runs (five earned) on seven hits with five strikeouts and five walks...pitched a complete game (seven innings) win in game one against NC A&T (5/14) with two runs on five hits with five strikeouts and one walk...tied a season high with seven strikeouts against Bethune-Cookman (5/23) in the MEAC Tournament and allowed four runs (three earned) on eight hits with no walks.

Chipola Junior College:  Played two seasons at Chipola...only pitched 10.0 innings in with 12 strikeouts in eight appearances his sophomore season before suffering an elbow and shoulder injury...made 17 appearances his freshman season with a 4-0 record...posted a 3.29 ERA in 27.1 innings of work with 33 strikeouts.

Personal:  Born on January 9, 1995...went to Liberty County High School before attending Chipola Junior College...threw a no-hitter in a district championship game...son of Joe Durden and Angie Segree…majoring in Criminal Justice.

Position: Pitcher
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 195
Year: Senior
Hometown: Hosford, FL
Other College: Chipola College