Jake Scheiner becomes just the third Cougar in program history to be tabbed Conference Player of the Year and first since 1990. He joins Southwest Conference Players of the Year Keith Darter (1990) and Rayner Noble (1983) on this exclusive list.
Scheiner shared the award with Tulane’s Hunter Williams.
Trey Cumbie becomes the fourth Cougar to be named Conference Pitcher of the Year in program history, but first since 2006. He joins C-USA Pitchers of the Year Brad Lincoln (2006), Brad Sullivan (2002) and Kyle Crowell (2000, 1999) representing the league’s top honor on the pitching side.
Cumbie shared the award with UCF’s Robby Howell.
For the first time in program history, Houston Baseball earned Player and Pitcher of the Year honors in the same season.