John Allen (basketball)

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John Allen
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Personal information
Born (1982-11-01) November 1, 1982 (age 34)
Coatesville, Pennsylvania
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Listed weight 200 lb (91 kg)
Career information
High school Coatesville (Coatesville, Pennsylvania)
College Seton Hall (2001–2005)
NBA draft 2005 / Undrafted
Playing career 2005–2012
Position Small forward / Shooting guard
Career history
2005 New Jersey Flyers
2005–2006 Kouvot
2006–2007 Ironi Ramat Gan
2007–2008 Phantoms Braunschweig
2008–2009 Strasbourg IG
2009–2010 Phantoms Braunschweig
2010 Kauhajoen Karhu
2011 Eisbären Bremerhaven
2011–2012 Anwil Włocławek
2012 Reales de La Vega

John Allen (born November 1, 1982) is an American professional basketball player.[1]

College career[edit]

Allen hails from Coatesville, Pennsylvania, and played college basketball at Seton Hall University from 2001–2005. Allen is currently 15th all time in Seton Hall scoring (1,466), while averaging 12.3 points per game. Allen is also 4th all time in minutes played (3,821) and 6th all time in career starts (111) at Seton Hall University.

Awards[edit]

  • 2000 & 2001 All-State Pennsylvania
  • 2001 Parade Magazine 2nd Team All-American
  • 2001 McDonald's All-American Honorable Mention
  • 2001 USA Today 3rd Team All USA
  • 2001 SLAM Magazine All-American Honorable Mention
  • 2001 EA Sports Roundball Classic (leading scorer)
  • 2002 All Big East Rookie Team
  • 2003 Metropolitan 2nd Team
  • 2005 USBL Rookie of the Year

Achievements[edit]

  • Coatesville (PA) High School's All Time Leading Scorer (2,372)surpassing Detroit Pistons great Richard Hamilton (basketball).
  • Averaged 26 points per game as senior, leading Coatesville to State Class AAAA Title.
  • Scored 29 points for East in 2001 EA Sports Roundball Classic All-American Game.

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