February 12, 2010

Collins greatly impacted by Kansas

When Sherron Collins arrived from Crane Technical Prep High School in Chicago, Ill., in the fall of 2006, he was expected to be the missing piece to Kansas winning its first national championship since 1988. It didn't take long for Collins to fulfill the lofty expectations that followed him from Crane to Kansas. With his career coming to an end, Collins has captured one national championship, three Big 12 regular season conference championships and two Big 12 tournament championships. However, Collins never expected to become as emotionally attached to a team, school and community as he's become with the University of Kansas and the Lawrence community. For Collins, that was never a part of the plan.

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