Height: 6'1"
Weight: 200lbs.
Class: Freshman
City/State: Crestview, Fla.
High School: Crestview HS
Experience: 1 Letter


Younger brother of LSU All-America OF/1B Blake Dean, who played for the Tigers from 2007-10 … Dakota appeared in 10 games in 2014 as a true freshman, and he elected to transfer from LSU after the season.

Appeared in 10 games (one start at 2B, one start at DH) and was 0-for-11 at the plate with three walks and two runs scored.

First-Team Northwest Florida Daily News in all four seasons of his high school career … Crestview High School Baseball MVP in 2012 … selected for Top 100 Florida Showcase as a senior … batted .415 in senior season with two homers; hit .435 in junior season with six homers; hit .398 as sophomore with three dingers and batted .375 as a freshman … also played quarterback, linebacker and receiver for Crestview High football team.

Full name is Dakota Bryce Dean … parents are Mike and Georgina Dean … has two older brothers, Blake and Tanner … Blake was an All-America outfielder/DH at LSU and helped lead the Tigers to the 2009 College World Series title … Dakota chose to attend LSU because of “the atmosphere in Alex Box Stadium and our track record for getting to the College World Series” … majoring in sports administration at LSU … born August 20, 1994 in Crestview, Fla.

Dean's LSU Career Statistics

Year    Avg  GP-GS    AB    R    H  2B  3B  HR  RBI   TB  SLG%  BB HBP  SO GDP   OB%  SF  SH  SB-ATT   PO   A   E  FLD%
2014   .000  10-2     11    2    0   0   0   0    0    0  .000   3   1   3   0  .267   0   0   0-0     12   1   1  .929


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