2012 First-Team Academic All-Big 12
2011 First-Team Academic All-Big 12
Four-time Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll (Fall 2009, 2011, Spring 2011-12)
2013 (Sr.) Has made relief appearances in five games ... Gave up two hits and three runs in loss vs. UC Irvine (2/17) ... Recorded two strikeouts and gave up one hit in three shutout innings vs. UCLA (2/24).
Led team with 24 appearances, all in relief ... One of three pitchers to record multiple saves ... Led team with .173 opponents' batting average, including .159 avergage against right-handed hitters (7-for-44) and .194 average against left-handers (6-for-31) ... Allowed only four hits in 44 at-bats with runners on base (.091 opponents' batting average) ... Led team with five appearances in NCAA Tournament play, holding opponents scoreless on two hits with one walk and five strikeouts over 5.2 innings ... Entered game with score tied 1-1 and two outs in eighth, recorded first career win with 1.1 innings of perfect relief vs. UC Irvine (3/3) ... Earned second win when he came on with bases loaded, two outs and score tied 6-6 in eighth inning of series finale vs. Kansas (3/25) ... Got a called strike three to escape jam and Bears won on travel curfew walk-off in bottom half of eighth ... Earned first career save by working 2.0 shutout innings at Texas (5/18) ... Picked up second save in NCAA Waco Regional elimination game vs. Oral Roberts (6/3), holding ORU to one hit in 2.1 shutout innings of 5-2 win ... Closed out Super Regional win vs. Arkansas (6/9) by working 1-2-3 ninth inning.
Made 16 appearances, all in relief ... Never allowed more than one hit in an outing ... Held left-handed batters to .158 batting average (3-for-19) ... Allowed more than one run only once and held opponents scoreless in 11 of 16 appearances ... Needed only seven pitches in scoreless inning of relief vs. Oral Roberts (2/18) in season debut ... Pitched then-career-long 2.0 shutout innings in win vs. Louisiana Tech (3/12) ... Struck out career-high three batters in career-long 2.1 innings of relief against Lamar (3/30).
Pitched in four games with one start ... Did not allow any runs in each of three relief appearances ... Went 0.2 inning, struck out one and walked one vs. BYU (3/2) ... Allowed two hits and struck out one in 0.2 scoreless innings vs. Louisiana Tech (3/9) ... Retired only batter faced vs. UT Arlington (4/14) ... Made first career start at Texas State (4/21).
Pitched and played first base for head coach Sam Roberson at Highland Park High School ... Three-year letterwinner ... Posted 7-3 record with 0.39 ERA and 73 strikeouts as senior, including 0.19 ERA in District 10-4A play ... Played in North Texas High School Coaches Association All-Star Game ... Named No. 8 on list of top 20 pitchers in Dallas/Forth Worth Area by VYPE High School Sports Magazine.
Full name is Crayton Matthew Bare ... Born Sept. 18, 1990, in Dallas, Texas ... Son of Rob and Phylecia Bare ... Business media and entrepreneurship major.