Tom Collins
Tom  Collins

RS Junior

Williamstown, W.Va.

High School:

Last College:
Bethany College

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 277



Marshall Football Postgame Notes

Marshall 31, Southern Miss 10


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The Word on the Herd-March 26, 2013

R-JUNIOR SEASON (2014): Played in 12 of 14 games, including final 11 (missing Miami of Ohio and Ohio) ... Had work on offensive line in 10 games, with 138 snaps, with three knockdowns ... Backup primarily at guard, but considered among most versatile of Herd offensive linemen ... Played 68 snaps at right guard in win at UAB (Nov. 22) ... Placed on scholarship prior to August camp.

R-SOPHOMORE SEASON (2013): Did not play as third-year walk-on ... Was No. 3 left tackle behind seniors Garrett Scott and Gage Niemeyer ... Missed spring practice following shoulder surgery.

R-FRESHMAN SEASON (2012): Did not play as defensive lineman ... Moved to offensive line in spring of 2013.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2011 at Bethany College): Played defensive line for Division III Bethany in state's northern panhandle, then transferred to Marshall as walk-on for 2012.

HERD FILE: Born May 26, 1993 ... Majoring in Exercise Science at MU ... At Williamstown High School, won 2011 Group AA-A West Virginia state wrestling title at 285 pounds (heavyweight), with 2-0 decision over Hobart Delph of Berkeley Springs ... Played for 2008 West Virginia Class A state football championship team at Williamstown.