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Thomas Collins
Thomas  Collins

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Jackson, Miss.

High School:
Forest Hills HS

Last College:
Hinds Community CC

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 318

Position:
OL

Experience:
1L

2014 (Redshirt Junior): Played in five games on the season ... Made NCAA Division I debut in the season opener at Mississippi State ... Also saw action against No. 3 Alabama, Rice, No. 23 Marshall and UAB ... Helped the team rush for 1,149 yards, while passing for an additional 3,231 for a total offensive production of 4,380.

2013 (Redshirt Sophomore, Hinds CC): Helped Hinds CC to a 7-3 record and a berth in the Brazos Valley Bowl ... Hinds totaled 421.6 yards per game average which was good for No. 16 nationally in the NJCAA, while the Bulldogs also finished No. 11 in the nation in rushing yards with 2,337 ... Tabbed Second Team All-Region ... Also earned Academic All-Conference accolades.

2012 (Redshirts Freshman, Hinds CC): Helped Hinds CC record 1,428 yards passing and 2,178 yards rushing for 3,606 total yards in nine games ... Eagles tallied 400.7 total yards per game.

2011 (Freshman, Hinds CC): Did not compete during the season, taking a redshirt.

High School: Prepped at Forest Hills High School and earned Second Team All-State honors by the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior College Coaches (MACJC) ... Also a member of the track & field team ... Earned Team Leadership Award for track & field.

Personal: Full name is Thomas Montreal Collins ... Son of Matriec Harrington and Billie Collins ... Born on May 2, 1992 in Oceanside, Calif. ... Majoring in psychology.

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