Neil Olshey has announced that power forward Zach Collins is going to have surgery for his separated left shoulder. There has been no date set for the procedure. The team will not know when he will return until after they speak with the surgeon post-op.
In the first three games of the season, Collins, 21, averaged 9.0 points (47.4% FG, 42.9% 3-PT, 100% FT), 4.0 rebounds and 2.0 assists. For his career, Collins (7-0, 250) holds averages of 5.7 points (44.2% FG, 32.4% 3-PT, 73.0% FT), 3.8 rebounds and 0.9 assists in 146 games (four starts).