Everybody loves Budda
Highly-touted Collins expected to find spot
Posted: July 24, 2013 at 4:02 a.m.
The running back known as Budda hopes to spread his message of happiness and peace to the Arkansas football program in the coming years.
Collins At a Glance
HEIGHT/WEIGHT 5-11, 207 pounds
HOMETOWN Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
HIGH SCHOOL South Plantation
NOTEWORTHY Five-sport star who competed in football, basketball, track, lacrosse and competitive cheerleading. … Rated the No. 1 running back in the country, the No. 5 prospect in Florida and the No. 17 prospect in the country by 247Sports.com. … Ranked the No. 3 running back in the country by Scout.com and the No. 13 running back by Rivals.com. … Rushed for more than 1,400 yards and 14 touchdowns as a senior, missing three games because of injury. … Played in the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl, along with Arkansas quarterback signee Austin Allen. … Named the Broward County male athlete of the year for the 2012-13 school term.
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