Started all 50 games in which he appeared and was a regular in the Cougar starting lineup at third base... Led team with eight home runs and 58 strikeouts... Blasted six of his home runs against C-USA opponents... Batted 2-for-6 in the first game of a doubleheader at Louisville... Went 2-for-4 with a solo home run against Memphis in the series finale... Smashed a two-run homer against Memphis in the series opener... Went 2-for-4 with two runs and two-run homer at East Carolina in series finale... Blasted a two-run home run and went 2-for-4 against Sam Houston State... Went 2-for-6 with a double, run and RBI at Texas-San Antonio... Batted 2-for-4 with two runs and two RBI at Saint Louis in the series finale... Went 3-for-5 with a run and RBI against Saint Louis in the middle game of the series... Batted 2-for-3 with a pair of runs against Charlotte in the nightcap of a doubleheader... Went 2-for-3 with a home runs, two runs and two RBIs against Charlotte in the series opener... Returned to the Cougar lineup at UAB in the series opener and batted 2-for-4 with a run, home run and game-high three RBIs against the Blazers... Went 1-for-1 and scored twice against UCLA during the Aztec Invitational PETCO Park before leaving the game after being hit in the elbow by a pitch... Batted 2-for-4 with a run, triple and two RBIs against nationally-ranked Texas A&M to extend his career-best-tying hitting streak to eight games... Went 2-for-5 with an RBI against the Tigers... Blasted a solo home run against Baylor... Went 2-for-4 with a run and double at Rice in Game One of the Silver Glove Series... Batted 2-for-4 with a run against Texas at the Minute Maid Classic.
Versatile athlete who saw time at second base and behind the plate... Ranked third on the team with 240 putouts... Appeared in 60 games with 51 starts... Went 1-for-4 in the series finale at LSU for his first collegiate hit... Scored a run and knocked in a run at Baylor.. Went 1-for-2 with a run and a double against East Carolina in the second game of that series... Went 1-for-2 with a double and RBI against ECU in the series finale... Batted 2-for-5 and tied the game at 6-6 in the bottom of the seventh with a clutch RBI single against Rice in Game Three of the Silver Glove Series... Went 2-for-4 with a run and two RBIs at Cincinnati in the first game of that series... Went 2-for-4 with two runs and an RBI in the second game of the Cincinnati series... Went 2-for-5 with two runs and three RBIs and blasted his first home run as a Cougar in the Cincinnati series finale... Went 2-for-3 with a run, double and two RBIs against Saint Louis in the first game of the series... Batted 1-for-1 with two runs, two sacrifice bunts and an RBI against Saint Louis in the second game of the series.. Went 1-for-3 with a run, home run and RBI against Saint Louis in the series finale... Blasted a three-run double in the top of the 10th in break open a close game during the series finale at South Florida... Finished the day 2-for-4 with two runs and three RBIs against the Bulls... Went 1-for-5 with a run and RBI at No. 20 Baylor on April 30... Batted 2-for-4 with a run and RBI against Louisville in the series finale...Tied the game at 5-5 in the eighth inning with an RBI single at Memphis in the second game of the series... Finished the day 2-for-4 with two runs and an RBI against the Tigers... Batted 2-for-4 with a run at No. 9 Texas A&M.
Spent one season at Hill JC before transferring to UH...Coached by Gary Benton and Patrick Woods... Was an All-Conference First Team honoree after blasting 15 home runs.. Batted 9-for-16 with a home run, four doubles and eight RBIs against McClennan JC... Spent one year at Salt Lake CC during the 2000-01 school year... Coached by Bill Groves... Honored as the team's Most Valuable Player and was an All-Conference First Team selection... Batted 9-for-12 in series against Treasure Valley JC.... Smashed eight home runs with a wooden bat to lead team.
Prepped at Mountain Crest High in Hyrum, Utah, for head coach Stephen Harren... Was an Class 4A All-State honoree for three years and named MVP for three seasons... Received Golden Glove Award... Also played point guard for basketball team and was a wide receiver and tailback for the football squad... Blasted two game-winning home runs in the same day to propel his team into the championship game of the state tournament as a junior.
Full name is Nicholas Bott... Born on Dec. 21, 1981, in Logan, Utah... Son of Kim and Kemp Bott... Married.... Wife's name is Marquel and they have one son Hunter, born on May 15, 2001... Majoring in sports administration... Also recruited by Louisiana-Lafayette, Sam Houston State, Southeastern Louisiana, Texas-Arlington and Tennessee.