2008-09 Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
Redshirt Junior (2011): Played in nine games and made 10 receptions as a key reserve wide receiver ... Made a 43-yard touchdown grab against SMU ... Caught a 38-yarder at Tulsa and finished with two grabs for 61 yards ... Finished with eight grabs for 156 yards over his final five games.
Sophomore (2010): Played in one game, catching two passes for 19 yards in the season opener against Texas State.
Redshirt Freshman (2009): Member of the UH squad.
Freshman (2008): Sat out as a redshirt.
High School: Lettered for head coach Robin Kirk at St. Pius X ... Ranked No. 153 nationally by Scout.com... Member of the Houston Chronicle Area Top-110 team ... Picked up All-District and All-State honors as a senior... Helped lead St. Pius X squad to 2007 TAPPS state title ... played at Cy-Fair HS as a junior.
Personal: Full name is Eugene Collins IV... Born Nov. 22, 1989, in Muskegon Heights, Mich... Son of Carolynn A. Norton... Father, Eugene Collins III, played basketball at Michigan for two years ... Uncle, Carlton Collins, competed in track and field for four years at Ball State ... stepfather, Rodney North, played at Rice ... Majoring in logistics ... Also recruited by Oklahoma State, Purdue, Fresno State, Louisiana-Lafayette, TCU and UTEP ... Ran a 4.5 in the 40-yard dash.
Collins' Career Bests
Receptions:2, vs. Texas State (9-4-10)
Receiving Yards: 19, vs. Texas State (9-4-10)
Long Reception: 11, vs. Texas State (9-4-10)