2006 - - Made 20 appearances and went 0-1 with a 7.13 ERA in 17.2 innings ... Struck out 25 batters and walked just four ... Pitched a season-high 2.2 innings and did not allow a run or hit in 15-12 win over Furman (5/16) ... Pitched 1.1 scoreless innings of relief with four strikeouts at The Citadel (5/9) ... Pitched 1.1 scoreless innings of relief vs. Alabama (4/9) ... Worked 1.2 innings of relief and struck out four batters in 7-3 win at Auburn (3/18) ... Worked 0.1 inning and retired lone batter he faced with a strikeout in 6-3 win over Duquesne (2/26) ... Worked 1.1 innings and allowed no runs and no hits with two strikeouts in 5-2 win over Radford (2-18-06).
JUNIOR COLLEGE - Played two seasons at Panola Junior College under coach Don Clinton ... Finished his sophomore season with five wins in 86.2 innings pitched ... Struck out 85 batters and finished with one save ... Previously attended Buna High School for four seasons and played under coach Russell DeLome ... Named to the 2004 Valley League All-Star team as a member of the Staunton Braves.
PERSONAL - Born Chase Alexander Tucker 5/2/85 ... Parents are Tommy and Cecilia Tucker ... Chose Carolina because "it's a great baseball program and great coaching staff" ... Hobbies include hanging out with friends, listening to music, hunting and fishing ... Favorite actor is Robert Redford ... Favorite actress is Julia Roberts ... Favorite food is Mexican.