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2016-17 Football
1 Ebenezer Ogundeko DE
1 Steven Newbold WR
2 O'Shay Ackerman-Carter QB
3 David Kamara DB
3 Chris Rowland WR
4 Rodney Morris TE
5 Terrell Bonds DB
6 Earl Harrison RB
7 Ronnie Killings WR
8 Mahlon Medley TE
9 Chris Sanders-McCollum WR
10 Ronald Butler QB
10 Dajour Nesbeth CB
11 Rodrick Robinson QB
12 Micheal Hughes QB
12 Larry Wilhoite S
13 Dantwaun O'Neal WR
14 Antonio Justice, Jr. LB
15 Tyler Black WR
16 Quindell Cousin WR
16 Reggie Gunn LB
17 Patrick Smith WR
18 Aaron Cauthen TE
18 Austin Rowley P
19 Gabe Scott CB
20 Shakur Jackson DB
21 Ezra Robinson DB
22 Lakhalon Holland DB
23 Ladarius Johnson CB
24 Trevion Duncan SS
25 Sabree Curtis, Jr. RB
26 LaQuarius Cook S
27 Erick Evans RB
28 Marcus Deanes RB
29 Andre Knox RB
30 Blair Edwards LB
32 Chris Collins LB
33 Seth Rowland RB
34 Arkeem Granger RB
36 Desmond Johnson DB
37 Tyric Reid FB
38 Andrew Knox RB
39 Terence Harris II FB
40 Kevin DeWalt DE
41 Lane Clark PK/K
42 Demetro Stephens, Jr. LB
43 Mitchell Boudreaux K
44 Quintis Maddox DE
45 Dell Porter LB
46 EJ Junior, IV RB
48 Logan McClellan S
50 Joseph Johnson LB
51 Ian Martin LB
52 Andrew Cothran DE
53 Justin North LB
54 Dante' Ferguson, Jr. LB
55 Robert Crawford DL
56 Sidney Hammond DE
57 Reed Crim LB
58 Latrelle Lee DL
59 Timerik Cook LS
60 Lachavious Simmons OL
61 Tyrell Doss OL
64 Thomas Burton OL
65 Ty Allen OL
66 Jessamen Dunker OL
67 Justin Brooks OL
68 Igor Misigaro OL
70 Chris Wallace Jr. OL
72 Camren Jones OL
73 Jamahl Jelks OL
74 Kevin Kenton OL
76 Terrence Summers DT
77 Reginald Marshall, Jr. OL
78 Jeff Scott OL
79 Xzavier McAllister OL
81 Colby Green P
83 DeVon Johnson WR
84 Larry Haralson II WR
86 Jamal Kirklen WR
87 Mazio Rhodes WR
88 Glenn Young III CB
89 Thomas Newberg LS
91 Marvin Maddox DL
92 Jason Morrow DL
93 Michael Perry III DT
94 Roc-M Nesbitt DL
97 Justin Culpepper DT
98 Jerquez Hughey DL
99 Rodney Edwards DL
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Chris Collins

#32 Chris Collins

HT. 5-11
WT. 230
YR. Jr.
HOMETOWN Fairburn, Ga.

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2017 BOXTOROW All-American Honorable Mention
2017 All-OVC First Team
2016 All-OVC Second Team
2016-17 OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll
2015-16 OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll

2014-15 OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll

2017- Senior Season
Started all 11 games and led the team in tackles (97), solos (58) and tackles for loss (13.0)… was named STATS FCS and Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week for his 12 tackles, nine solo, three for loss, one sack and a forced fumble performance in the season opening win at Georgia State (8/31)… matched his season high 12 tackles against Austin Peay (10/14) and at Jacksonville State (11/16)… recorded a career high 12 solos against APSU… earned nine solos, 1.5 for loss and a sack at JSU… forced a fumble, had 1.5 stops behind the line of scrimmage and half a sack in limited time against Virginia University Lynchburg (11/4)… went for 10 tackles, including six unassisted with a sack and a pass breakup versus Jackson State at the Southern Heritage Classic (9/9)… registered 10 stops, 1.5 for loss, and a pass breakup against Eastern Illinois (9/30)… finished his career with 266 tackles, placing him seventh all-time at TSU

2016- Junior Season
Started all 11 games at middle linebacker… led the team in tackles (87) and solos (58)… ranked 24th in the nation and first in the Ohio Valley Conference averaging 5.3 solo tackles per game… Finished with 10.5 tackles for loss, 1.5 sacks, three quarterback hurries and four pass breakups… Established season highs in tackles (12), solo’s (9) and interceptions (1) at Eastern Illinois (10/8) while recording 1.0 TFL and a PB… Matched season high in solo tackles (9) and gathered 11 tackles, 2.0 TFL’s, a QBH, forced a fumble and hauled in the game saving interception, returned for 11 yards against Eastern Kentucky (10/15)… Secured 11 tackles, two for loss and a QBH in the season finale at Southeast Missouri (11/19)… Tallied nine tackles, six solo and a TFL against Tennessee Tech (11/12)… Registered nine tackles at Murray State (10/29)… Recorded seven solo tackles at Vanderbilt (10/22)… Made eight tackles, six solo and set a season high in tackles for loss (3) against UT Martin (10/1)… Opened the season with five tackles and season highs in sacks (1.0) and pass breakups (2)

2015- Sophomore Season
Started all 10 contests, leading the team with 79 tackles, 38 solos and 41 assists… Registered six tackles-for-loss, combining for 17 yards, one sack, an interception, two breakups, three pass deflections, a quarterback hurry, recovered a fumble and recorded the lone safety of the season… Notched a career high 13 tackles at top ranked Jacksonville State (9/19)… Grabbed first career interceptions while collecting 12 tackles at UT Martin (10/10)… Earned first sack of his career versus Jackson State (9/12)… Forced a safety at Florida A&M (9/26) and also picked up 11 tackles and a pass breakup… Finished with fourth double-digit tackle game against Murray State (11/7) with 11

2014- Freshmen Season
Saw action in 11 games, starting one at Austin Peay (Nov. 8)… Notched five tackles (four solo)… Tallied a season-high three tackles against Edward Waters (Aug. 30)… Recovered a fumble versus the Tigers…

Creekside HS
Started at middle linebacker for three seasons at Creekside High School in Fairburn, Ga… Recorded 130 tackles as a senior… Picked off five passes in his career… Tallied seven sacks and 29 tackles for loss during his final two seasons… Bench presses 325 pounds… Squats 455 pounds… Runs the 40-yard dash in 4.6 seconds… Captain of his team during his senior season... Helped his team win the State Championship in Class 5A... Voted Defensive Player of the year for state and region 4 AAAAA... Was an all-region honorable mention as a junior… Selected All-Region and All-State following his senior season… Is a member of the National Honor Society… Plans to major in Business…