BAR HARBOR — Mount Desert Island High School senior Derek Collin will continue his basketball career when he plays for the Husson University men’s team next season.
Collin finished fourth in the Big East Conference in both points per game and rebounds per game this season with 17.8 and 8.3, respectively. His top efforts this season included a 38-point, 11-rebound performance Dec. 22 against John Bapst, 27 points and 16 rebounds Dec. 18 against Washington Academy and 27 points and 13 rebounds Dec. 27 against Caribou.
As a result of his strong performances, Collin was named Big East Boys’ Player of the Year last month. He joined teammate and fellow senior Drew Shea on the All-Big East first team.
Husson finished the 2018-19 season with a 17-11 record.