Corban Collins Released from LSU Basketball team | TigerDroppings.com

Posted byMessage
HowboutthemTigers
LSU Fan
Da Rouge
Member since Dec 2007
2196 posts
 Online 

Corban Collins Released from LSU Basketball team


Collins to Leave Team

quote:

BATON ROUGE – LSU men’s basketball coach Johnny Jones announced on Thursday that guard Corban Collins has left the LSU men’s basketball program and will explore his options to play at another school.

“We have granted a release from LSU to guard Corban Collins,” said Coach Jones. “We appreciate his hard work during his time here and wish him well in the future.”

The guard from High Point, N.C., played 27 games as a freshman for the Tigers during the 2012-13 season with six starts. He averaged 2.6 points and 1.0 rebounds.

Collins scored a combine 30 points in back-to-back December games against Chattanooga and at Boise State, hitting 10-of-22 field goals and 7-of-12 three-pointers as he scored 19 at Boise and 11 versus Chattanooga. For the season he was 12-of-26 from the three-point arc.



quote:


Ben Love ?@BenLoveTSD 55m
Johnny Jones on Corban: “We appreciate his hard work during his time here and wish him well in the future." #LSU

Ben Love ?@BenLoveTSD 55m
Assuming Malik Morgan returns, #LSU now has one open scholarship for 2013-14. Three names are on the board. Head to TSD to learn more.

Ben Love ?@BenLoveTSD 56m
Yep. It's official now. #LSU has granted PG Corban Collins his release. Collins played only one year for the Tigers.



This post was edited on 5/23 at 12:48 pm



Back to top
Share:
Elleshoe
Southeastern LA Fan
Founder of the Boxtard Nation
Member since Jun 2004
121663 posts

re: Corban Collins Released from LSU Basketball team


Saw this coming with quarterman coming in





Back to top
1999
LSU Fan
Where I be
Member since Oct 2009
6962 posts

re: Corban Collins Released from LSU Basketball team


good problem to have.





Back to top
ATLTiger
The Former Highlight Factory
Member since Sep 2003
34470 posts

re: Corban Collins Released from LSU Basketball team


quote:

Corbin


spell that man's name right!






Back to top
Meauxjeaux
Memphis Fan
Team Vag
Member since Jun 2005
16203 posts

re: Corban Collins Released from LSU Basketball team


:inb4processed:





Back to top
SevenLinesofPine
Iowa Fan
Mississippi
Member since Feb 2013
160 posts

re: Corban Collins Released from LSU Basketball team


quote:

Collins scored a combine 30 points in back-to-back December games


Terrible grammer






Back to top
Britgirl
LSU Fan
Ascension
Member since Jan 2013
719 posts

re: Corban Collins Released from LSU Basketball team


Will always remember Corban for his hustle, including getting his nose/forehead smashed!
He also did a good job of pushing Anthony and Andre in practice.

Wish him well wherever he goes.






Back to top
thunderbird1100
LSU Fan
GSU Eagles fan
Member since Oct 2007
34412 posts

re: Corban Collins Released from LSU Basketball team


quote:

Terrible grammer









Back to top
atltiger6487
Member since May 2011
437 posts

re: Corban Collins Released from LSU Basketball team


quote:

Terrible grammer


Terrible spelling






Back to top
rzd30
LSU Fan
Lake Charles
Member since Dec 2008
854 posts

re: Corban Collins Released from LSU Basketball team


Great guy and teammate, no matter what the reason he is leaving wish him the best and I hope his basketball career becomes what he wants! When everyone on the team says you bring it everyday and hustle your arse off you deserve to be rewarded he did not deserve the criticism he got, as a freshmen I thought he did well just look at the Boise and UT Chatt games, asked to step up and he did.





Back to top
doya2
LSU Fan
Franklin
Member since Jan 2005
967 posts

re: Corban Collins Released from LSU Basketball team


Corban Collins is a better player than Stringer...





Back to top
Walter White
LSU Fan
Stay out of my territory
Member since Sep 2012
2217 posts

re: Corban Collins Released from LSU Basketball team


quote:

Corban Collins is a better player than Stringer...


Stats don't indicate that...






Back to top
urinetrouble
LSU Fan
Member since Oct 2007
13943 posts
 Online 

re: Corban Collins Released from LSU Basketball team


quote:

Terrible spelling


Terrible punctuation.






Back to top
Coater
LSU Fan
Madison, MS
Member since Jun 2005
15336 posts

re: Corban Collins Released from LSU Basketball team


quote:

Terrible punctuation.


That was a terribly constructed sentence.



This post was edited on 5/23 at 4:18 pm


Back to top
oauron
Baton Rouge, LA
Member since Sep 2011
8372 posts

re: Corban Collins Released from LSU Basketball team


quote:

Corban Collins is a better player than Stringer...



Wha.....

Love to see the reason behind this.






Back to top
Tom Bronco
LSU Fan
Austin, TX
Member since Jun 2011
999 posts

re: Corban Collins Released from LSU Basketball team


Beg to differ. He did deserve criticism. Way too many turnovers and a very loose cannon at times. Just wasn't up to SEC basketball. I think he is a much better fit at a small college. I am sure he is a good guy and wish him the best. The handwriting was on the wall with the new players coming in that he wasn't going to get much playing time. Better that it happens now than when he was a senior like happened to Courtney. With the influx of big men we won't be playing three guards at once anymore. Should be able to get by with Hickey, Stringer, Morgan and Quarterman. If worse comes to worse, Hammink, Bridgewater or Coleman could fill in at two.





Back to top
GreatLakesTiger24
LSU Fan
Bogie's
Member since May 2012
11896 posts

re: Corban Collins Released from LSU Basketball team


quote:

Corban Collins is a better player than Stringer...









Back to top
Hat Tricks
LSU Fan
Gonzales, LA
Member since Oct 2003
20922 posts

re: Corban Collins Released from LSU Basketball team


quote:

Corban Collins is a better player than Stringer...








Back to top
Snakebucket
LSU Fan
New Braunfels, Texas
Member since Sep 2011
1960 posts

re: Corban Collins Released from LSU Basketball team


What do you want, good grammar or good taste.





Back to top
StadiumDormRat'72
LSU Fan
BR,LA
Member since Sep 2012
775 posts

re: Corban Collins Released from LSU Basketball team


quote:

Terrible grammer


Terrible spelling (grammar)






Back to top



Back to top