**Brian AllenCornerbackUtah6-3, 215La Marque, TexasLa Marque High School5th Round – 173rd Overall
Played in 42 games (12 starts) in his Utah career…tallied 62 tackles (44 solo), 14 passes defensed and five interceptions.
Started nine-of-13 games played, recording four interceptions to tie for fifth in the Pac-12 and second on the defense…added 35 tackles (4.5 for losses and a sack)…10 passes defensed with six pass breakups…had a two interception game at UCLA (10/22)…posted a season-best five tackles at Arizona State (11/10).* *
Played in all 13 games (three starts)…recorded 26 total tackles and four pass breakups…hauled in his first career interception at Arizona (11/14)…amassed a season-high six tackles vs. Colorado (11/28).
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Honorable mentioned Pac-12 All-Academic…saw action in the first six games, mainly on special teams, before suffering a season-ending injury.
Appeared in 10 games, primarily on special teams.
Hauled in 59 receptions for 942 yards and 10 touchdowns in his senior year at La Marque (La Marque, Texas) High School…football and basketball captain, lettering three years in both sports…helped lead his team to the state finals in football and basketball in 2010.