Shane Bryant
Shane  Bryant

RS Junior

Lafayette, Ind.

High School:

Last College:
Indiana Wesleyan

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 200





Three-Run Homer Burns Boilers in 4-3 Loss to Kent State

Gibbs retired all 4 batters he faced & has now given up only 2 hits in 7 2/3 innings of relief.


Purdue Takes on Two of the MAC's Finest for Midweek Action

Former assistant Jeff Duncan returns as the second-year head coach of Kent State.


Boilers Host Newcomer Rutgers for First Big Ten Weekend

Purdue's starting pitchers have combined for 2.45 ERA over the last five games.


Purdue Shuts Out Valparaiso, 2-0, to Win Home Opener

Bryant & Wood both strike out five as Purdue pitchers record 12 K's in shutout win.


Purdue Opens Midweek Play at U of L, Home Slate vs. Valpo

The Boilermakers have scored 44 runs in their last four games.


Corpus Christi Weekend

Corpus Christi Weekend Photo Gallery


Western Carolina Weekend

Baseball Opens at Western Carolina Weekend

Purdue Personal Preferences
Favorite Pro Team: St. Louis Cardinals
Favorite Ball Player: Bob Gibson
Favorite Pro Stadium: Busch Stadium
Toughest Hitter for Him to Face Among Teammates: Cody Strong
Current MLB Hitter He'd Most Like to Face: Miguel Cabrera
Most Unique Baseball Feat He's Witnessed: Red Sox Breaking "Curse" in 2004 with World Series-Clinching Win in Game 4
Favorite Marquee Sporting Event: World Series
Person He'd Like to Have Dinner With: Michael Jordan
In His MP3 Player: Florida Georgia Line
Last Book He Read: The Last Lecture
Favorite Actor & Actress: Will Ferrell & Melissa McCarthy
Favorite Movie to Watch on Team Bus: The Other Guys
Favorite Month: February
Favorite Holiday: Opening Day
Favorite Meal: BBQ -- Brisket, Pork, Ribs & Slaw
Favorite Dessert: Brownies
Favorite Purdue Building: Mackey Arena
Favorite Big City: St. Louis
Unique Travel Locale: Tombstone, Ariz.
Country He'd Like to Visit: Australia
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Biking
Another Sport He Enjoys Playing: Basketball
Favorite Thing About Alexander Field: 408 to Center Field
Furry Friend: Aussie & Sydney, Golden Retriever & Australian Shepherd Mix

2015 Season
Individual Game-by-Game Stats

Previous College
Bryant played his first two collegiate seasons at Indiana Wesleyan University in Marion, Ind.... All-Midwest Collegiate Team honoree as a sophomore in 2012 after posting a 7-3 record with a 4.21 ERA, throwing 7 complete games and 72 2/3 innings... enrolled at Purdue in the fall of 2013 and practiced with the Boilermakers that fall... enjoyed a strong summer in the Northwoods League in 2014, ranking among the league leaders in wins, innings and ERA for the Kalamazoo Growlers... went 5-2 with 4 saves, a 3.60 ERA in 65 innings over 17 appearances... ranked 86th among the Northwoods League's top prospects... dean's list student at Indiana Wesleyan.

High School
He lettered for coach Jake Burton at McCutcheon High School in Lafayette where he was a teammate of current Boilermaker Cody Strong.

Full name is Shane Alan Bryant... born in Danville, Ill.... parents are Randy and Renda Bryant, whom are both Purdue employees and his father an alumnus... has two older siblings, brother Tyler and sister Krista... majoring in management/finance.