John Allen Athlete Profile

#15 John Allen

John Allen
Position: Forward Height: 6-7 Weight: 215 Roster Years: 1999-2000 | 2002-2003 Hometown: Houston, TX Last School: Mayde High School

Personal

Born in November 1980 in Provo, Utah ... parents are John and Denise Allen ... has two sisters and one brother ... served a two-year mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in El Salvador ... likes fettuccine alfredo ... majoring in accounting.

Before BYU

Prepped at Mayde Creek High School in Houston ... was the team MVP and first-team all-district ... averaged 17.5 points and eight rebounds ... connected on 65 three-pointers ... had a high game of 34 points against the third-ranked team in Texas (Elsik).

Summary

Returns from two-year mission in El Salvador ... He is a good shooter who can play on the perimeter and has a nice feel inside ... He played in 18 games as a freshman at BYU in 1999-2000, averaging 1.9 points and 1.2 rebounds ... He gained more playing time as the season progressed ... He made 65 threes as team MVP at Mayde High School in Houston.

Stats

CAREER HIGHS:
POINTS: 10 at Notre Dame (3-22-00)
FG MADE: 4 at Notre Dame (3-22-00)
FG ATT: 5 at Notre Dame (3-22-00)
FG%: .800 (4-5) at Notre Dame (3-22-00)
3FG MADE: 2 at Notre Dame (3-22-00)
3FG ATT: 3 at Notre Dame (3-22-00)
3FG%: .667 (2-3) at Notre Dame (3-22-00)
FT MADE: 2 vs. AFA 3-2-00), at Fla.Intl. (12-23-99)
FT ATT: 2 (five times) last vs. So. Illinois (3-20-00)
FT %: 1.000 (2-2) at Wyoming
REB: 3 (3 times) last vs. So. Illinois (3-20-00)
ASSISTS: 1 at UCSB (12-29-99)
STEALS: 1 at Fla. Intl. (12-23-99)
BLOCKS: 1 vs. So. Illinois (3-20-00)
MINUTES: 14 at Notre Dame (3-22-00)



1999-2000 | Freshman Year

(1999-2000): Allen played in 18 of 33 games, averaging 1.9 points and 1.2 rebounds in 5.5 minutes per game ... shot 52 percent from the floor, making 13 of 25 attempts ... shot 37.5 percent on three pointers and 54.5 percent from the free throw line ... averaged 1.6 points and 1.3 rebounds in seven conference games ... shared team-high honors with Mekeli Wesley and Michael Vranes with 10 points on 4-5 shooting in a career-high 14 minutes in BYU's NIT quarterfinal loss at Notre Dame ... made 2-3 treys vs. the Irish ... averaged 6 points in three NIT games ... had a career-high 3 rebounds three times vs. New Mexico, Air Force and Southern Illinois ... scored 6 points with 2 rebounds in NIT first round win over Bowling Green ... played double-digit minutes in two games, scoring 4 points with 3 rebounds in 11 minutes vs New Mexico and his 10-point performance in 14 minutes at Notre Dame ... played in 11 of the last 14 games of the season.