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Trae Collins
Trae  Collins

RS Senior

Columbus, Miss.

High School:
New Hope HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 184




Southern Miss Notes vs. Kentucky


White Team Prevails, 22-14, in Football Spring Game

Quarterback Tyler Matthews led the White Team to a 22-14 victory in the Spring Game.


Bye Week Practice Continues for Football

The Southern Miss football team plays North Texas on Oct. 18 in Denton, Texas.


Game Notes: Southern Miss at Middle Tennessee

Southern Miss falls to Middle Tennessee, 37-31


Football Continues Week With Spirited Practice

Southern Miss plays Rice to open the 2014 Conference USA slate on Saturday at The Rock.


Football vs Marshall

Football vs Marshall


Heart of Dallas Bowl vs Washington

Heart of Dallas Bowl vs Washington



Conference USA Championship Game USM vs WKU


Football vs Austin Peay

Football vs Austin Peay 9/12/15


Spring Football Game

Spring Football Game

2016 (Redshirt Junior): Started 10 of the 11 games in which he appeared...Picked up 26 tackles (18 solo) and had three pass breakups...Made a season-high five stops at LSU, sandwiched around four each against UTSA and Marshall...Recorded his first-career interception at the best time, late in the third quarter and deep in Southern Miss territory as Kentucky attempted to regain the lead...Also made three tackles against Charlotte.

Heart of Dallas Bowl: In first career start, made three, solo tackles against Washington (12/26).

2015 (Redshirt Sophomore): Appeared in 13 games, starting one, and finished with 28 tackles (23 solo)...Had a career-high six tackles twice, against North Texas (10/3) and at Louisiana Tech (11/28)...Also had two pass breakups...Forced a fumble, recovered a fumble at Rice (11/14).

2014 (Redshirt Freshman): Played in 10 games on the year ... Made collegiate debut on the road in the season opener against Mississippi State ... Recorded 13 tackles on the year, including 11 solo stops ... Notched a tackle for loss at North Texas ... Registered a pass break up against the Mean Green while adding a fumble recovery at Middle Tennessee.

2013 (Freshman): Did not play; redshirted.

High School: Two-star recruit by, and ... Played for coach Michael Bradley at New Hope High School ... Led Class 5A ranks with nine interceptions as a junior in 2011 ... Named to Clarion-Ledger's Top 40 recruits for 2012 ... Earned First Team All-District, All-Area, All-Region and All-Metro as a junior and senior ... Tallied 1,000 yards receiving in final two prep seasons, recording 10 touchdowns ... Had 70 tackles with 14 interceptions ... Also played baseball, earning All-District accolades.

Personal: Full name is Traeshaun Jamal Collins ... Son of Shirley and Darrell Hill ... Has a younger brother, Danielle ... Born on Oct. 4, 1994 in Columbus, Miss. ... Majoring in criminal justice.

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