4 Curtis Allen
4 Curtis Allen
Height: 6-4
Weight: 200
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Long Beach, Calif.
Position: G
Previous School: Kansas State
Sport: TR

About Allen
First-year transfer from Kansas State ... will sit out the 2006-07 season per NCAA regulations and will have two seasons of eligibility beginning in 2007-08 ... athletic slasher brings solid Big 12 experience to the team ... left-handed player ... exceptionally fast in the open court ... good ball handler and solid shooter ... high school teammate of fellow transfer Marcus Lewis.



At Kansas State
Lettered two seasons for the Wildcats ... averaged 2.4 points and 1.8 rebounds as a sophomore ... saw action in 22 of Kansas State???s 28 games, averaging 7.3 minutes per contest ... shot 36.4 percent from the field , including 40 percent (2-5) from 3-point range ... also shot 83.3 percent (10-12) from the free throw line ... scored a season-high seven points three different times (Iowa State, Missouri, North Dakota State) ... as a freshman, averaged 1.5 points and 0.8 rebounds in 21 games ... scored a career-high eight points against Arkansas-Pine Bluff.

High School

Lettered one season at Poly High School in Long Beach, Calif. ... transferred to Poly his senior season after spending three years at Rolling Hills Prep in Palos Verdes ... helped lead the Jackrabbits to 28-4 overall record as a senior, including their fifth Southern Section title with a perfect 12-0 record ... named to the Long Beach Press-Telegram first team "Dream Team" and all-league team as a senior ... averaged 12.2 points per game on 41.4 percent shooting (135-of-326) with 6.6 rebounds, 2.6 assists and 2.3 steals ... led Rolling Hills to consecutive CIF Southern Section Division V-AA titles in 2002 and 2003 ... named the Division V Player of the Year as a junior after averaging 26.3 points, 8.5 rebounds, 5.2 blocks and 4.0 assists ... listed among the top 150 players in the nation, according to a number of recruiting services,
including No. 81 by Clark Francis of Hoop Scoop ... named a Street and Smith???s honorable mention All-American prior to his senior season.