2009: Dyer made two appearances as a sophomore, throwing an inning in the season opener at Middle Tennessee (2/20) and a scoreless frame versus SEMO (3/18) ... Played for the Ozark Generals of the MINK League over the summer, compiling a 1.30 ERA and 37 strikeouts in 33 innings.
2008: Dyer saw time in 10 ball games as a rookie, finishing the season with a 7.36 ERA ... Made two scoreless appearances at Central Arkansas (3/1 and 3/2), totaling 1.1 innings in his first action as a collegian ... Threw a scoreless inning with two strikeouts versus Saint Louis (4/8) ... Also fanned a pair in 1.2 shutout innings against Arkansas (4/30).
Background: Kyle Dyer earned letters in both athletics and academics all four years at Charles Page High in Sand Springs, Okla., the same school that produced former MSU pitcher and first-round draft pick Brett Sinkbeil ... Dyer earned all-state, all-conference, all-metro and all-district honors as a senior, completing the year with a 6-2 record and 1.85 ERA to go with two saves and 62 strikeouts ... Was an all-metro, all-district and all-conference selection as a junior in 2006.
Personal: Kyle Dyer is the son of Dan and Kim Dyer ... Born March 20, 1989, in Tulsa, Okla. ... Has one sister, Amanda ... Is pursuing an advertising and promotion degree at MSU.