2006 (Jr.): Played in all 12 games to earn third letter . . . started vs. Eastern Michigan and vs. Western Michigan . . . tied his career high with five tackles vs. EMU and at Buffalo . . . forced a fumble at Central Michigan . . . ranked 10th on the team in total tackles.
2005 (So.): Played in all 11 games to earn second letter . . . started at Boston College . . . had a career-high five tackles in three games -- at Boston College, at Western Michigan and at Ohio . . . tallied one tackle for loss at WMU . . . managed first career interception vs. Akron.
2004 (Fr.): Played in all 11 games to earn first letter . . . played primarily on special teams . . . managed 11 tackles on the season, including one tackle for loss at Missouri . . . had a season-high three tackles at Bowling Green.
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned three letters in football for Coach Jay Minton . . . Football: Helped his team to a 9-3 mark as a senior and a 36-10 record in four varsity seasons . . . helped team to an 8-2 Greater Western Ohio Conference mark as a senior and the conference championship . . . all-area and all-conference as a senior . . . all-district second team as a senior . . . managed 108 tackles, three interceptions and two fumbles caused as a senior . . . started at cornerback as a junior before becoming a starting safety as a senior . . . team captain as a senior . . . Track: Also lettered four seasons in track and field as a sprinter and middle distance runner . . . helped the track team to a state runner-up finish as a junior . . . high school teammate of Ball State’s Terry Moss.
PERSONAL: Son of Keith and Monica Allen . . . two brothers . . . brother, Will, played football at Ohio State . . . born Nov. 24, 1984, in Dayton, Ohio . . . full name is Chris John Allen.