Scottie and Melanie were rumored to have started dating in January 2009. Collins obtained her bachelor’s degree from Pennsylvania State University in 2008. Back in college, she used to work as a bikini model for Temple12.
In 2009, at the age of 22 years old, she was employed by NBATV as an anchor/sideline reporter. Collins has also worked as a correspondent for Penn State’s The Big 10 Network.