The 'Jacks will face SLU again on Saturday at 1:00 p.m. for a berth in the tournament championship.
'Jacks take No. 6 seed in SLC Tourney; will play No. 3 Texas State on Wednesday.
'Jacks get 14 hits while evening weekend series with Nicholls.
'Jacks can clinch a postseason berth this weekend in regular-season finale.
The 'Jacks have now won each of the last six series from UT Arlington since 2007.
2011: Appeared in 11 games ... all out of the bullpen ... posted a 2.92 ERA through 12.1 innings ... with 10 strikeouts and five walks ... allowed just three extra base hits ... five runs ... four earned ... .217 opponents batting average ...seven scoreless appearances ... pitched 1.1 scoreless innings in season opener against Ark-Little Rock (2/18) ... four consecutive scoreless appearances against Centenary (3/5) and extending through Northwestern St. (3/19).
2009: Made four appearances, including one start ... pitched a scoreless inning of relief with a walk and a strikeout against UTPA (3/1) ... threw 2.0 innings of relief at Houston Baptist, allowing just two hits and two runs (4/1) ... got first start in second game of doubleheader against UTPA, allowing two earned runs in 3.2 innings (4/15).
High School: Two-year letterwinner in football and baseball at Caldwell High School ... also lettered one year in basketball ... earned first-team all-district honors at third base as well as honorable mention all-state ... named second team all-district linebacker in 2008.
Personal: Son of Vicki and Kim Ochs.