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2013 Football Roster

Christian Collis

Class: r-So.
Position: WR
Height: 6-0
Weight: 212 pounds
Previous School: Beauregard HS
Hometown: Opelika, AL

Honors: 2013 – Earned Most Improved Strength Training Award for receivers following spring drills.

2013: Played in all 13 games and earned 11 starts … Tied for fourth on team with 18 receptions for 228 yards and a touchdown … His 606 snaps played was third among receivers … Had a season-high 66 snaps against Marshall … Registered two receptions for 27 yards in win over Memphis … Added two grabs at BYU and three at home against ECU … Had three catches for 56 yards and a touchdown against Marshall … Collected three passes for a career-best 71 yards in win over FIU.

2012: Played in all 12 games and had 11 starts … Ranked third on the team with 18 receptions for 206 yards and two touchdowns … Ten of his 18 catches went for a first down or touchdown … Third among receivers with 536 snaps … Collected three catches for 41 yards against McNeese … Had three receptions for 32 yards against Memphis and two went for touchdowns … Also had three grabs in win at Georgia Tech … Lone catch at FIU went for 28 yards to set up the winning touchdown … Had a 37-yard catch that setup the final points in road win over USA.

2011: Took a redshirt year.

High School: Rated a three-star recruit by Rivals.com ... Named honorable mention all-state for Class 4A ... Also tabbed all-area and was a member of the Super 8 Area team ... Was second in the state track meet with a triple jump of 43-5.5 ... Collected 45 catches for 832 yards and eight touchdowns his senior season ... As a junior, he reeled in 27 receptions for 439 yards and five touchdowns ... Lettered in football, basketball, and track ... Played for Coach Smitty Grider.

Full Name: Christian O'Neal Collis ... Parents: Terence Collis and Racquel Ellington ... Born: 8/28/93 ... Major: Liberal Studies.