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#55 Travis Huber
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 225
Year: Junior
Hometown: West Jordan, Utah
High School: West Jordan
Other College: College of Southern Idaho
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Honors & Awards
•    One Letter (2012
•    2012 MLB Draft Pick (Minnesota Twins, 23rd Round)
•    2011 MLB Draft Pick (Florida Marlins, 39th Round)
•    2010 MLB Draft Pick (Florida Marlins, 47th Round)

2012: Travis Huber transfered to Nebraska and played one season before signing with the Minnesota Twins after being drafted in the 23rd round of the 2012 MLB Draft • Worked as the Huskers' closer and led the team with seven saves • Ended the season with a 3.32 ERA and 17 strikeouts in 21.2 innings of work Didn't give up an earned run in five appearances during Big Ten play Picked up his first career save on Feb. 24 against Utah at the Kleberg Bank College Classic • Pitched a perfect ninth against Kansas State on March 6 with two strikeouts to earn his third save of the year • Notched his first career win on April 8 against Iowa when the Huskers rallied for four runs in the bottom of the ninth to win the weekend series with a 9-8 win • Earned his seventh and final save of the season on April 24 at Creighton with a perfect ninth inning, including two strikeouts, in a 4-1 NU win.

Before Nebraska:
Huber joined the Huskers after two season at the College of Southern Idaho under Coach Boomer Walker • Posted a 6-3 record in 2011 for the Golden Eagles with a 3.75 ERA in 57.2 innings with 51 strikeouts • Was drafted by the Florida Marlins in the 2011 MLB Draft for the second straight year • Was picked in the 39th round in 2011 after being a 47th-round pick by the Marlins in 2010 • Ranked second on the team in appearances as a freshman with 20 • Held opponents to a .229 batting average and struck out 40 hitters with a 2.27 ERA, while also tallying five saves • Was named first-team all-region (2008, 2009) and second-team all-state (2009) at West Jordan High School in Utah under Coach Brock Knight • Helped lead the Jaguars to a fourth-place finish at the 2009 Class 5A state tournament • Chose Nebraska over Utah, Virginia and South Alabama • Attended high school with NU basketball guard Ray Gallegos.

Personal:
Born on June 13, 1990 in Murray, Utah. • Parents are Tony and Debbie Huber • Has one sister, Traci, and one brother, Tyson • Major is psychology.

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