Spent two years with the Tigers ... Redshirted as a true freshman in 2006 and then served as a squad member with the Tigers in 2007 ... Did not see any game action during his two years with the team ... Transferred following the spring semester in 2008.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2007)
Did not see any game action for the Tigers as a redshirt freshman ... Participated in spring drills following the 2007 season but then opted to leave the program at the end of the semester.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2006)
Redshirted as a true freshman in 2006.
One of the top offensive line prospects in the nation and the state of Texas ... Ranked 29th among all prospects in the state of Texas by Lone Star Recruiting .... Ranked as the nation’s 37th best offensive line prospect by Collegefootballnews.com ... SuperPrep All-Southwest Region and first-team All-Greater Houston ... A first-team all-district selection at the talent-rich, class 5A Houston area school ... Named a Top 12 finalist for the Houston Touchdown Club Player of the Year award ... Coached by Ronnie Feldman.
Full name is Matthew David Allen ... Goes by Matt ... Born June 9, 1988, in Houston ... Parents are David and Theresa Allen ... Has two older brothers – Michael and Christopher ... Majoring in construction management.