Georgia Tech football senior B-back Marcus Allen is planning on whipping up a big game at TaxSlayer Bowl
Fall Commencement Ceremony Set for Saturday at McCamish Pavilion
Georgia Tech football moves to 5-3 behind senior quarterback's 459 yards of total offense, four touchdowns
Marcus Marshall rushes for 184 yards in college debut
Redshirt-sophomore B-Back Broderick Snoddy will be thinking fast but not twice in 2013
2015 (Redshirt Junior): Played in nine games ... Finished season with 166 rushing yards and two scores on 35 carries ... Also recorded one reception for six-yard gain ... Rushed three times for 21 yards, including career-long run of 14 yards, in season-opening win vs. Alcorn State (Sept. 3) ... Scored career-first touchdown and ran for 20 yards on two carries vs. Tulane (Sept. 12) ... Rushed twice for 15 yards at Duke (Sept. 26) ... Had one rush for six yards and one reception for six yards vs. North Carolina (Oct. 3) ... Rushed four times for eight yards at Clemson (Oct. 10) ... Rushed four times for 15 yards vs. Florida State (Oct. 24) ... Ran for career-high 75 yards and TD vs. Virginia Tech (Nov. 12).
2014 (Redshirt Sophomore): Saw action vs. Georgia Southern (Sept. 13), at Tulane (Sept. 6), and vs. Wofford (Aug. 30) ... Did not recorded any stats.
2013 (Redshirt Freshman): Played in two games – vs. Alabama A&M and Ole Miss ... Recorded two tackles, both of them solo tackles, vs. Alabama A&M (Nov. 23).
2012 (True Freshman): Redshirted ... Played on the scout team.
High School: Hilliard Middle-Senior H.S. ... Played for head coach Paul Whittenburg ... Versatile player on both sides of ball ... Averaged 6.0 tackles per game and rushed for 812 yards and seven TDs as senior ... Averaged 7.06 yards per carry ... Named Hilliard’s football most valuable player in 2012 and was MVP of basketball team in 2011 ... Earned honor roll mention every year from sixth to 12th grade ... Presented the MLK Emerging Leader Award ... Didn’t play high school football until junior year.
Personal: Full name is Marcus Davion Allen ... Son of David Christopher Allen and Traci Ross ... Born Sept. 7, 1993, in Jacksonville, Fla. ... One of six siblings – Michael, Sheena, Israel, Chris, Brandon, and Cyrena ... Cousins with NFL players Champ Bailey and Boss Bailey ... Made Dean’s List in Fall 2012 ... Majoring in chemical and biomolecular engineering.
Rushing Attempts: 16 vs. Virginia Tech, Nov. 12, 2015
Rushing Yards: 75 vs. Virginia Tech, Nov. 12, 2015
Rushing TDs: 1, twice - last vs. Virginia Tech, Nov. 12, 2015
Longest Rush: 17 vs. Tulane, Sept. 12, 2015
Receptions: 1 vs. North Carolina, Oct. 3, 2015
Receiving Yards: 6 vs. North Carolina, Oct. 3, 2015
Longest Reception: 6 vs. North Carolina, Oct. 3, 2015