NIU rallied for a 30-27 victory over Iowa Saturday.
High School: Ranked as the 19th-best prospect in Michigan by Rivals.com. Three-year starter who served as a team captain in 2012. Recorded eight interceptions and 44 tackles as a senior, helping King High School advance to the state quarterfinals. Scored two touchdowns on fumble returns and a safety for the Crusaders' defense. Hauled in 48 receptions for 904 yards and 12 touchdowns in his senior campaign. Posted 62 tackles, six TFLs, two fumble recoveries and three interceptions in 2011. Caught 31 passes for 575 yards and six touchdowns during his junior season. Three-sport athlete who also excelled with King's basketball and track & field teams.
Personal: Born Sept. 22, 1994. Son of Calvin and Denise Allen. Plans on majoring in business. Enjoys playing basketball and football with family and friends. Admires Dwyane Wade.