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Jason Collier
Jason Collier
Photo of Collier while playing for the Hawks.
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Personal information
Born                           September 8, 1977
                                    Springfield, Ohio
Died                           October, 15, 2005 (age of 28)
Nationality                 American
Listed height             7 ft 0 in (2.13 m)
Listed weight           260 lbs (118 kg)
Career information
High school             Catholic Central (OH)
College                 Georgia Tech
NBA Draft                 2000 / Round: 1 / Pick: 15
Selected by the Milwaukee Bucks
Pro career               2000-2005 (5 years)
Career history
2001-2003                Houston Rockets
2003-2005                  Atlanta Hawks
Career highlights and awards
  • 1996 McDonald's All American
Profile profile & stats

Jason Jeffrey Collier was an American Professional basketball center. Collier was drafted 15th overall in the 2000 NBA Draft by the Bucks out of Georgia Tech. On October 15, 2005 Collier was experiencing shortness of breath and loss conciousness he was rushed to the Emergency room where passed away at the age of 28.