Tulsa --A three-year letterwinner . . . has played in 41 career games and has 11 career starts . . . has caught 12 passes in his career . . . eight of his 12 career receptions have gone for touchdowns . . . seven of his last nine career receptions have gone for a touchdown . . . 2008 -- Played in all 14 games and started five games . . . had six catches for 39 yards and five TDs . . . his five touchdown receptions went for a 10-yarder against UAB, five-yard TD vs. North Texas, seven-yard touchdown against Houston, two-yard TD vs. Tulane and an eight-yard touchdown against East Carolina . . . was named to the C-USA Academic Honor Roll . . . 2007 -- Played in all 14 games and had five starts . . . had three receptions for 20 yards and two touchdowns . . . had an 11-yard TD catch against Houston . . . also had an eight-yard touchdown reception vs. UCF in the C-USA Championship Game . . . caught a 2-point conversion vs. SMU . . . was named to the C-USA Academic Honor Roll . . . 2006 -- Played in all 13 games and started one game . . . tallied three receptions for 97 yards and one TD . . . had a team-best 93 yards and one TD on two catches against Stephen F. Austin in his first collegiate game . . . had a season-long 59-yard reception in that same game . . . 2005 -- Was one of several freshmen to sit out the season due to red-shirt status . . . Overall -- A very knowledgeable and experienced player who understands the game . . . became better in his techniques during spring drills . . . provides good leadership . . . a good route runner and catches the ball well . . . improved on his physicality after the catch during spring drills.
High School -- Was a three-year letterwinner at Enid High School . . . was a two-way starter at tight end and defensive end for three seasons . . . had career totals of 29 receptions for 414 yards and three TDs . . . compiled 90 career tackles, eight sacks, four forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and six pass deflections from his defensive end position . . . earned all-district honors and was an honorable mention Tulsa World all-state selection as a senior . . . totaled 13 catches for 165 yards and two touchdowns as a senior . . . had 45 tackles and forced three fumbles his senior season . . . caught 12 passes for 185 yards and one TD and had 30 tackles his junior campaign . . . high school coach was Tom Cobble.
Personal -- Favorite professional sports franchise is the Boston Red Sox . . . enjoys surfing and playing the guitar . . . his favorite sport to watch besides football is surfing . . . the San Diego Chargers is his favorite NFL team . . . his favorite class at TU is Anthropology . . . his favorite TV show is "Spin City" . . . lists Old School as his favorite movie . . . the most memorable place he has visited is Cabo San Lucas, Mexico . . . a member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes . . . his dad played football at Northeastern Oklahoma State . . . parents are Danny and Micki Collums . . . majoring in exercise sports science . . . born July 23, 1987. (pronunciation . . . Columns).
Collum's Career Statistics Receiving G Rec Yds Avg TD Long 2005 Red-shirt 2006 (Fr) 13 3 97 32.3 1 59 2007 (So) 14 3 20 6.7 2 11 2008 (Jr) 14 6 39 6.5 5 10 Totals 41 12 156 13.0 8 59
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