Shelton: Freshman Collins now essential for Bulls
Times columnist Gary Shelton, traveling with me here in Dayton and on to Nashville in the morning, writes in Wednesday's Times about the quiet confidence of a young player who has become the most essential of the Bulls' players: point guard Anthony Collins.
Are you still wondering how the Bulls finally made it back to the NCAA Tournament? Collins, that's how. Watch the Bulls when he is not on the court, and they can look a lot like a wrinkled shirt. Collins smooths everything out. He has a calmness, a maturity, that most point guards lack.
Here's the full column from Shelton. He'll have more on the Bulls after tonight's game against Cal.