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Tremaine McCollum

CB

Height
5' 8"
CLASS
RSR
Hometown
Miami
Weight
175 lbs.
Experience
2L
School
Southridge

CAREER: Saw action in 36 games and made two starts…

2006: A stalwart on special teams in all 14 games, participating on the Gators’ kickoff, kickoff return, punt and punt return squads…Selected to play in the 2007 Las Vegas Bowl…Earned a starting nod in the Tostitos BCS National Championship Game, as the Gators opened with five defensive backs…Broke up a pass on the Buckeyes’ first offensive play of the game, and finished the contest with a pair of tackles…Fell on the ball at the Arkansas nine-yard line after teammate Jarred Fayson blocked a first-quarter Hogs’ punt in the SEC Championship Game…Came up with his first career interception in his own end zone against Florida State, finishing the game with three tackles and a pick…Registered a tackle in the Western Carolina game…Made two tackles in the win over South Carolina…Earned his first career start against Vanderbilt, as the Gators opened with five defensive backs…Finished the contest with one tackle…Collected a solo tackle in the win over Georgia…Made two solo stops in the Auburn game…Saw action at cornerback and on special teams in the LSU game…Registered three tackles, including two solo, against Alabama…Had five tackles against Kentucky, more than doubling his previous career high (two , on three occasions)…Posted two solo tackles and a quarterback hurry as the Gators defeated Tennessee, 21-20…Chipped in with two tackles in the victory over UCF…Made two stops in the season-opening win over Southern Miss…

2005: Saw action in all 12 games, mostly on special teams…Finished the season with five tackles, two solo efforts, as well as one fumble recovery…Recovered Jemalle Cornelius’ blocked punt in the first quarter against Iowa and returned it for a touchdown, the first score of his career…Recorded first fumble recovery of his career against Tennessee when the Vols mishandled a punt…Recorded one solo tackle against Iowa at the Outback Bowl…Notched one assisted tackle against Florida State…Recorded one assisted tackle in the Gators’ overtime win against Vanderbilt…Added one to his tackle total with a solo effort against Kentucky…

2004: A reserve cornerback who saw his most action on special teams, sharing kick return duties in the Mississippi State, Georgia, Vanderbilt, South Carolina and Florida State games…Participated in six games for 44 plays…First action of the season was against Mississippi State game on kickoff return…Notched first-career blocked punt against Miami (Fla.) in the Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl…Brought back three kickoffs for a total of 50 yards and a long of 20 yards in the regular-season finale against Florida State…Recorded a career-long kick return of 27 yards against Vanderbilt…Ended his sophomore season with nine kickoff returns for 174 yards, averaging 19.3 yards a kickoff…Saw action on the defensive side of the ball against FSU…Dressed for the season opener against Eastern Michigan…

2003: Saw action in four games for 13 plays, including two on defense (San Jose State, Kentucky) and three on special teams (Kentucky, Ole Miss, Iowa)…Saw action for five plays on defense and kickoff coverage against SJSU…Dislocated his elbow in the season opener and missed three games (Miami, Florida A&M, Tennessee)…Returned to action versus Kentucky…Dressed for the FSU game but did not see action… 

2002: Worked with the scout team and was redshirted…

PREP: A defensive back/wide receiver who garnered all-region recognition from PrepStar and National Bluechips…Ranked among the nation’s top 30 cornerbacks by National Bluechips…A PrepStarAll-Southeast Region selection…Honorable mention all-state as a junior…Played in the Broward-Dade County All-Star Game…Part of Southridge’s 4x100m relay team that was second in the state in 2001…Also visited Iowa, Rutgers and West Virginia…High school coach was Mike Shapiro…

MAJOR: Recreation Program Delivery. 

PERSONAL: Was born on Oct. 6, 1983, in Miami, Fla.…Twin brother, Jermaine, is also a cornerback with the Gators…Favorite food is ribs…His mother is Charlotte McCollum…


CAREER DEFENSIVE STATISTICS
Year UT-AT TT TBL QBS FF FR PD INT
2004 DNP
2005 2-3 5 0 0 0 1 0 0
2006 16-10 26 0 0 0 0 2 1
Totals: 18-13 31 0 0 0 1 2 1

CAREER KICK RETURN STATISTICS
Year No. Yds Avg. TDs Long
2004 9 174 19.3 0 27
Totals: 9 174 19.3 0 27

McCOLLUM’S CAREER HIGHS
Tackles: 5 (Kentucky, 2006)
QB Sacks: None
Forced Fumbles: None
Interceptions: 1 (Florida State, 2006)

Game-By-Game

2006

                                     |---RUSHING---|  |--RECEIVING--|  |-------PASSING-------|  |--KICK RET--|  |--PUNT RET--|   All
 Date         Opponent               No.  Yds TD  Lg  No.  Yds TD  Lg  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds TD  Lg  No  Yds TD  Lg  No  Yds TD  Lg  Purp
 Sep 02, 2006 SOUTHERN MISS..........  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Sep 09, 2006 UCF....................  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Sep 16, 2006 at Tennessee...........  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Sep 23, 2006 KENTUCKY...............  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Sep 30, 2006 ALABAMA................  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Oct 07, 2006 LSU....................  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Oct 14, 2006 at Auburn..............  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Oct 28, 2006 vs Georgia.............  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Nov 04, 2006 at Vanderbilt..........  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Nov 11, 2006 SOUTH CAROLINA.........  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Nov 18, 2006 WESTERN CAROLINA.......  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Nov 25, 2006 at Florida State.......  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     1
 Dec. 2, 2006 vs Arkansas............  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Jan. 8, 2007 vs Ohio State..........  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Totals..............................  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     1

 Games played: 14
 All purpose avg/game: 0.1

                                     |---------TACKLES---------| |-SACKS-| |-FUMBLE-|            Pass Blkd |-Kicks--XPTS-|
 Date         Opponent               Solo  Ast  Total    TFL-Yds    No-Yds  FF FR-Yds Int-Yds QBH Brk Kick Att-Mad Run Rcv Saf  Pts
 Sep 02, 2006 SOUTHERN MISS..........   2    0      2    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Sep 09, 2006 UCF....................   2    0      2    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Sep 16, 2006 at Tennessee...........   1    1      2    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     1   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Sep 23, 2006 KENTUCKY...............   2    3      5    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Sep 30, 2006 ALABAMA................   2    1      3    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Oct 07, 2006 LSU....................   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Oct 14, 2006 at Auburn..............   2    0      2    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Oct 28, 2006 vs Georgia.............   1    0      1    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Nov 04, 2006 at Vanderbilt..........   0    1      1    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Nov 11, 2006 SOUTH CAROLINA.........   1    1      2    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Nov 18, 2006 WESTERN CAROLINA.......   0    1      1    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Nov 25, 2006 at Florida State.......   1    2      3    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     1-1     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Dec. 2, 2006 vs Arkansas............   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Jan. 8, 2007 vs Ohio State..........   2    0      2    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   1    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Totals..............................  16   10     26    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     1-1     1   1    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

2005

                                     |---RUSHING---|  |--RECEIVING--|  |-------PASSING-------|  |--KICK RET--|  |--PUNT RET--|   All
 Date         Opponent               No.  Yds TD  Lg  No.  Yds TD  Lg  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds TD  Lg  No  Yds TD  Lg  No  Yds TD  Lg  Purp
 Sep 03, 2005 WYOMING................  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Sep 10, 2005 LOUISIANA TECH.........  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Sep 17, 2005 TENNESSEE..............  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Sep 24, 2005 at Kentucky............  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   1    2  0   2     2
 Oct  1, 2005 at Alabama Crimson Tide  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Oct 08, 2005 MISSISSIPPI STATE......  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Oct 15, 2005 at LSU.................  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Oct 29, 2005 vs Georgia.............  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Nov 05, 2005 VANDERBILT.............  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Nov 12, 2005 at South Carolina......  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Nov 26, 2005 FLORIDA STATE..........  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Jan 02, 2006 vs IOWA................  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  1   0     0
 Totals..............................  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   1    2  1   2     2

 Games played: 12
 Punt ret avg: 2.0
 All purpose avg/game: 0.2

                                     |---------TACKLES---------| |-SACKS-| |-FUMBLE-|            Pass Blkd |-Kicks--XPTS-|
 Date         Opponent               Solo  Ast  Total    TFL-Yds    No-Yds  FF FR-Yds Int-Yds QBH Brk Kick Att-Mad Run Rcv Saf  Pts
 Sep 03, 2005 WYOMING................   1    0      1    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Sep 10, 2005 LOUISIANA TECH.........   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Sep 17, 2005 TENNESSEE..............   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  1-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Sep 24, 2005 at Kentucky............   0    1      1    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Oct  1, 2005 at Alabama Crimson Tide   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Oct 08, 2005 MISSISSIPPI STATE......   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Oct 15, 2005 at LSU.................   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Oct 29, 2005 vs Georgia.............   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Nov 05, 2005 VANDERBILT.............   0    1      1    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Nov 12, 2005 at South Carolina......   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Nov 26, 2005 FLORIDA STATE..........   0    1      1    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Jan 02, 2006 vs IOWA................   1    0      1    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    6
 Totals..............................   2    3      5    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  1-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    6

2004


                                     |---RUSHING---|  |--RECEIVING--|  |-------PASSING-------|  |--KICK RET--|  |--PUNT RET--|   All
 Date         Opponent               No.  Yds TD  Lg  No.  Yds TD  Lg  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds TD  Lg  No  Yds TD  Lg  No  Yds TD  Lg  Purp
 Oct 23, 2004 at Mississippi State...  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Oct 30, 2004 vs GEORGIA.............  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   2   45  0  27   0    0  0   0    45
 Nov 6, 2004  at Vanderbilt..........  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   1   27  0  27   0    0  0   0    27
 Nov 13, 2004 SOUTH CAROLINA.........  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   1   23  0  23   0    0  0   0    23
 Nov 20, 2004 at Florida State.......  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   3   50  0  20   0    0  0   0    50
 Dec 31, 2004 vs Miami Hurricanes....  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   2   29  0  19   1   13  0   0    42
 Totals..............................  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   9  174  0  27   1   13  0   0   187

 Games played: 6
 Kick ret avg: 19.3
 Punt ret avg: 13.0
 All purpose avg/game: 31.2

                                     |---------TACKLES---------| |-SACKS-| |-FUMBLE-|            Pass Blkd |-Kicks--XPTS-|
 Date         Opponent               Solo  Ast  Total    TFL-Yds    No-Yds  FF FR-Yds Int-Yds QBH Brk Kick Att-Mad Run Rcv Saf  Pts
 Oct 23, 2004 at Mississippi State...   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Oct 30, 2004 vs GEORGIA.............   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Nov 6, 2004  at Vanderbilt..........   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Nov 13, 2004 SOUTH CAROLINA.........   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Nov 20, 2004 at Florida State.......   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Dec 31, 2004 vs Miami Hurricanes....   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    1   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Totals..............................   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    1   0-0     0   0   0    0

2003



                                     |---RUSHING---|  |--RECEIVING--|  |-------PASSING-------|  |--KICK RET--|  |--PUNT RET--|   All
 Date         Opponent               No.  Yds TD  Lg  No.  Yds TD  Lg  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds TD  Lg  No  Yds TD  Lg  No  Yds TD  Lg  Purp
 Aug 30, 2003 SAN JOSE STATE.........  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0
 Totals..............................  0    0  0   0    0    0  0   0    0-  0-  0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0   0    0  0   0     0

 Games played: 1

                                     |---------TACKLES---------| |-SACKS-| |-FUMBLE-|            Pass Blkd |-Kicks--XPTS-|
 Date         Opponent               Solo  Ast  Total    TFL-Yds    No-Yds  FF FR-Yds Int-Yds QBH Brk Kick Att-Mad Run Rcv Saf  Pts
 Aug 30, 2003 SAN JOSE STATE.........   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0
 Totals..............................   0    0      0    0.0-0     0.0-0     0  0-0     0-0     0   0    0   0-0     0   0   0    0

Profile on Tremaine McCollum

  • Like his twin brother Jermaine, his favorite food is ribs
  • Always wanted to attend UF because of the academic and athletic balance, saying “I couldn’t go wrong.”
  • Also ran track in high school as a member of Miami Southridge’s state-runner up 4x100 relay
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