Hooper Cooper

Fayetteville junior guard leads Bulldogs to 7A-West championship

Posted: February 28, 2018 at 5:30 a.m.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANDY SHUPE Collin Cooper (14) of Fayetteville drives past Zane West of Van Buren on Friday at Bulldog Arena in Fayetteville.
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NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANDY SHUPE Collin Cooper (14) of Fayetteville drives past Zane West of Van Buren on Friday at Bulldog Arena in Fayetteville.

Collin Cooper is quiet by nature. He's admittedly not a rah-rah player, choosing instead to let his play on the basketball court do the talking.

AT A GLANCE

COLLIN COOPER

SCHOOL Fayetteville

CLASS Junior

HEIGHT 6-2

POSITION Point Guard

NOTABLE Has seen his scoring average rise from 10 points per game as a sophomore to 19.2 this season. … Has scored 30 or more points three times this season including a high of 32 twice. … Has scored in double figures in all 26 games this season. … Has hit 63 3-pointers and is averaging 2.5 made 3-pointers per game. … Has been offered by the University of Central Arkansas.

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