|PREVIOUS SCHOOL||Lovejoy HS|
2021 (R-Junior): Awarded a spot on the Associated Press FCS Third Team All-America squad … Named to the HERO Sports All-America Second Team, the Stats Perform FCS All-American Second Team and the Phil Steele Magazine All-America Second Team … Earned a spot on the Coaches and Media First Team All-SoCon … Named to the SoCon Fall All-Academic squad ... Appeared and started in 12 games for ETSU, concluding his career as one of ETSU’s most notable offensive lineman … Aided in blocking for one of the most historic running performances in program history with 2,775 rushing yards and 32 touchdowns … Blocked for 10 100+ yard rushing games, including six games with over 200 yards on the ground … Named to the Preseason All-SoCon First Team … Tabbed to the Stats Perform FCS Preseason All-America Team.
2020 (R-Junior)*: Named to the SoCon Honor Roll … Named to the Phil Steele All-American Third Team and the Stats Perform FCS All-American Second Team … Honored with the Jacobs Blocking Award, becoming the second Buccaneer to receive the honor in program history … Named to the Coaches and Media All-SoCon First Team … Labeled a preseason All-SoCon First Team honoree … Appeared and started in all six games for the Bucs … Played all 401 snaps this season, grading out at 99.5% in his 401 snaps … Recorded 13 knockdowns this spring campaign, including a season-high of six in the win over Western Carolina (March 27).
*Season played in Spring 2021 due to COVID-19 pandemic
2019 (R-Sophomore): Named to the Coaches Second Team All-SoCon … Named to the Phil Steele Magazine Preseason Third Team All-SoCon … Named Preseason All-SoCon Second Team Offense … Appeared and started in all 12 games for the Bucs … Played in 746 of the possible 760 snaps on the season … Graded out at 99.5% in his 746 snaps and wrapped up his sophomore campaign with 38 knock downs … Aided the Bucs in totaling nine 100-yard rushing games, four 200-yard contests and one 400-yard rushing game … Blocked for Quay Holmes’ program-record 255-yard rushing game in the home finale as ETSU defeated Mercer, 38-33.
2018 (R-Freshman): Named to the HERO Sports Freshman All-American squad and Phil Steele Magazine All-American Freshman Team … Honored as a SoCon All-Freshman honoree … Enjoyed a strong first season in the Blue & Gold uniform, playing in all 12 games, making 10 starts … Made first collegiate appearance against Mars Hill (Sept. 1), while garnering first start against VMI on Sept. 14 … Played in 779 snaps and helped the Bucs total nine 100-yard rushing games and four 200-yard contests … Did not allow a single sack in the VMI game on the offensive line.
2017 (Freshman): Named to the SoCon Honor Roll … Redshirted the 2017 season.
High School: Played for Coach Carson at Lovejoy High School ... Earned first team all-region 4-6A honors in 2016 ... Earned Clayton News all-county honors in 2016 ... Played in the 2016 Georgia-Florida All-Star Game and the Clayton County Senior Bowl ...Allowed only two sacks and recorded 15 knockdowns in his senior season.
Personal: Son of Michael Allen and Teischer Shorts-Allen ... Born Aug. 5, 1999 ... Plans to major in Physical Education/Exercise Science.