Charlotte, N. Car.
|Height / Weight:|
6-1 / 270
2017: Named third-team All-MAC … appeared and started in all 12 games … finished season with 25 tackles, one and a half sacks and one forced fumble … recorded a season-high five tackles in a win at Ball State … had four tackles and a pass breakup in a win over Buffalo … named team’s Defensive Power Player of the Year.
2016: Finished season with 27 tackles, 3.0 sacks and 3.5 tackles for loss … played in all 13 games, making 12 starts … had a career-high six tackles in a win over Ball State … had four tackles in a win over Kent State.
2015: Played in 12 games, starting eight ... finished the season with 4.5 sacks, good enough for third-most on the team ... collected 34 total tackles, posting a season-high seven against Akron ... had a blocked field goal attempt against Buffalo.
2014: Played in 12 games, making one start … named Miami’s Defensive Newcomer of the Year … totaled eight tackles on the season … had two tackles against Marshall … finished with two tackles versus Kent State.
High School: Is a 2014 graduate of Mallard Creek High School ... coached by Michael Palmieri ... team captain ... was named first-team all-state and the Defensive Player of the Year by the Charlotte Observer his senior season ... helped lead his team to a championship in the 4AA playoffs and a 17-0 overall record ... was named Defensive MVP in the state championship game ... finished the year with 89 tackles, 41 tackles for loss and 13 sacks as a senior ... also lettered in wrestling and track.
Personal: Full name -- Ikeem Jamal Allen ... born July 24, 1996 ... son of Audrey and John Allen ... majoring in Sports Leadership and Management.
Tackles: 5 at Western Michigan (10/24/15)
Solo: 4 at Wisconsin (9/12/15)
Assist: 5 at Western Michigan (10/24/15)
Sacks: 1.5 at Western Michigan (10/24/15) and vs. CMU (11/05/16)
TFL: 2.0 vs. Akron (11/14/15)