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Zach Collins Biography
Zach Collins is a professional basketball player from the United States. He plays for the Portland Trailblazers of the National Basketball Association(NBA).
He plays as a power forward/center and wears the jersey number 33. He played college basketball for the Gonzaga Bulldogs.
Zach Collins Age
He was born on 19th November 1997. He was 21 years old as of 2018.
Zach Collins Family
He was born in North Las Vegas, Nevada. He was born to Michael and Heather Collins. His father is a former basketball player who played for the New Mexico State University. He has a sister named Taylor. He is currently dating his girlfriend, Angelica Payne. She is also from Las Vegas. The couple began dating in high school. She is a student at the University of California, Las Angeles.
Zach Collins Career|NBA
He started playing basketball at an early age. He played high school basketball at Bishop Gorman High School in Las Vegas. He helped the school to four consecutive state championships.
His senior year was his most successful. He averaged 17.3 points, 14 rebounds, 3.1 assists and 6.4 blocked shots per game. This, in turn, made him the most valuable player of Nevada’s Southwest League. Subsequently, he was awarded the Nevada Gatorade Player of the Year Award. He broke Nevada’s single-season record for the most rebounds and blocked shots during his senior year.
He participated in and won the FIBA 3×3 Under-18 World Championships during the summer of 2015. He played alongside Jalek Felton, P.J. Washington, and Peyton Pritchard. His team represented the U.S at the 2015 World Championship that took place in Debrecen, Hungary. They came in at 18th place.
He was named to the 2016 McDonald’s All-American GAme. This was despite him being rated as a 4-star prospect. He was the first McDonald’s All-American to commit to Gonzaga out of high school. He helped lead the West squad to a 114-107 win. This was done by scoring 9 points, 6 rebounds, 3 assists, and 2 steals on for 3-for-5 field goals and 1-for-2 3-pointers in 12 minutes of play.
He was part of the Gonzaga’s highest-ranked recruiting class in high school history. He committed to Gonzaga in March of 2015 after his junior year.
He played off the bench in his freshman year. He worked in rotation with fifth-year senior center Przemek Karnowski. He averaged 10 points, 5.9 rebounds and 1.7 blocks over 17 minutes of playing time per game. This was during the 2016-17 season. He scored 14 points, 13 rebounds, 6 blocks in the national semi-final of the 2017 NCAA Division 1 Men’s Basketball Tournament. The game ended in a 77-73 win against the South Carolina Gamecocks. The win sent the Gonzaga team to their first national championship game.
He forewent the final three years of college eligibility and entered the 2017 NBA draft. He was the 10th overall draft pick by the Sacramento Kings. He was subsequently traded to the Portland Trailblazers. He signed with the Trail Blazers on the 3rd of July in 2017.
Zach Collins Salary
He has an annual salary of $3,642,120. He has an estimated net worth of $2 million.
Zach Collins MeasurementsZach Collins of the Portland Trail Blazers.
He stands at 7 feet 0 inches. This is the equivalent of 2.13 meters.
He weighs in at 235 pounds. This is the equivalent of 107 kilograms.
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