|Previous School:||Jenks HS|
Missed the entire 2017 season with an injury and will take a redshirt.
Primarily used as a mid-week pitcher to start the season ... Entered the weekend rotation after wins against Mississippi State and Oklahoma ... Went five innings and struck out a career-best six batters against the Bulldogs on March 16 ... Finished the year with 29 strikeouts in 51 innings of work ... Compiled a 6-2 record on the season with a 3.71 ERA ... Went a career-best 6.2 innings in a 5-1 win at Western Illinois on May 8.
Tims made five appearances for the Golden Eagles coming mostly during mid-week contests ... Totaled 4.1 innings with three strikeouts and a 4.15 ERA.
PRIOR TO ORU
Played at Jenks High School under coach Danny Morgan ... Was named the 2014 Trojan Pitcher of the Year ... During his junior year he threw a no-hitter in the first round of regionals against Edison High School.
Son of Paul and Kerrie Tims ... Majoring in psychology at Oral Roberts ... Came to ORU because of the family atmosphere, spiritual foundation and the standup staff ... Chose ORU over TCU and Wichita State ... Lists the Minnesota Twins as his favorite professional sports team.