Sr. • F • 6-8 • 230
Murray, Utah
(Utah State)


#13 • Sr. • F • 6-8 • 230

Murray, Utah (Utah State)

Junior (2016-17):

  • Started all 22 games played in, averaging 25.4 minutes per contest
  • Posted double-digit scoring efforts in 21 of 22 games, finishing his first season with the Utes averaging 13.6 points per game
  • Ranked fifth on the team with 113 total rebounds, but posted second-highest rebounding effort with 5.1 boards per game
  • Registered first and only double-double of the season with 15 points and 11 boards against Boise State (03/14)
  • Scored season-high 22 points against Washington State (02/09)
  • Led Utes in scoring four different games and was team's leading rebounder in three contests
  • Was tied for team lead with 20 blocks on the year
  • Totaled 300 points, 113 rebounds, 23 assists and 17 steals on the year

Utah State:

  • Appeared and started in each of USU's 31 games during the 2014-15 season.
  • Named third-team all-Mountain West.
  • Named to the 2014 World Vision Classic all-tournament team.
  • Led the conference, ranked No. 14 nationally and tied for No. 15 in a single season in USU history with a .591 shooting percentage, hitting 163-of-276 during the year.
  • Shot 59.5 percent (69-of-116) from the free throw line.
  • Finished second on the team in both scoring and rebounding, turning in 12.8 points (9th in the MW) and 5.0 rebounds (16th in the MW) per game.
  • Recorded the fourth-most blocks in a single season in school history and the most blocks in a single season by a freshman in school history with 56, averaging 1.8 rejections (5th in the MW) per outing to rank second all-time in a single season.

High School:

  • Graduated from Murray High School in 2011.
  • Earned first-team all-state honors from both the Deseret News and Salt Lake Tribune as a senior after averaging 22.4 points, 8.8 rebounds and 3.7 blocks per game, while shooting 60.5 percent from the field (201-of-332), 64.2 percent from the free throw line (106-of-165) and 33.3 percent from three-point range (7-of-21).
  • Was also named the 5A-Region 2 Most Valuable Player as a senior as voted on by the coaches.
  • As a senior, he helped lead Murray High School to a 20-4 record and a co-Region 2 Championship.
  • Scored in double-figures in all 23 games he played in as a senior, including sixteen 20-point games and four 30-point games, to go along with 10 double-doubles.
  • Earned third-team all-state honors as a junior at Murray High School as he led his team with nearly 18.0 points and 6.5 rebounds per game.


  • Son of Jeff and Diane Collette.
  • Has six siblings: Jenny, Andy, Stefanie, Breanna, Ryan and Terra.
  • Born May 21, 1993.
  • Married to McElle Collette.
  • Served a two-year LDS Church Mission in Charlotte, N.C.
  • Major is business finance.
David Collette