#9 Bryce Collins | Running Back
Hometown: Boerne, Texas
Previous School: Boerne HS
Major: Exercise Science/Pre-Nursing
2014 First Team All-GPAC
2013 Honorable Mention All-GPAC
Collins became the fifth player in program history to eclipse the 1,000-yard rushing mark, finishing with 1,016 despite missing two games ... recorded 1,559 all-purpose yards and eight total touchdowns ... rushed for more than 100 yards six times, including a career high 157 versus Dordt on Oct. 4 ... caught five passes for 112 yards and a touchdown versus Dakota State on Sept. 27 ... among all NAIA players, ranked sixth in all-purpose yards per game (173.2), 11th in rushing yards per game (112.9) and 39th in yards per kick return (23.3) ... scored three touchdowns (two rushing, one receiving) versus Dakota State.
Collins emerged as the Concordia's top running back, rushing for a team high 704 yards and 11 touchdowns on 181 carries ... ranked seventh in the GPAC in rushing yards and second in rushing touchdowns ... ran for a season high 121 yards and two touchdowns on 24 rushes in the win over Midland on 9-21-13 ... rushed for 110 yards and three touchdowns on 28 attempts at Northwestern on 10-19-13 ... reached the end zone another three times vs. Morningside on 11-2-13 ... racked up 95 yards and a touchdown on 18 attempts in the win over Briar Cliff on 11-16-13.
Lettered and started for four years at Boerne High School under head coach Mike Dormady ... served as team captain for two years ... named academic all-district in 2012.
Son of Bobby Collins and Lacrecia Lestourgeon ... born May 14, 1995, in San Antonio, Texas ... has two brothers, one older and one younger and a younger sister.