Remember Orlando Allen? The center, at one time, ran with the likes of Bill Walker and O.J. Mayo. Well, after a successful stint of seasoning at Paris Junior College in Texas, he'll get to play against Walker in the Big 12 one day.
September 26, 2007
Orlando Allen, a 6-foot-11, 285-pound center from Paris (TX) CC, will visit Minnesota this weekend. Allen received a visit from Gopher assistant coach Vince Taylor Wednesday. Allen averaged only 1.8 points and 2.6 rebounds as a freshman on a sophomore-dominated team, but his strong showing at the Jerry Mullen Top 120 JC event in Tulsa in July opened plenty of eyes.
September 14, 2007
Orlando Allen is a junior college player who did not put up big numbers or even start for his Paris Junior College team. Why then are so many Division I programs trying to get his attention?
August 23, 2007
Reporter Russ Blake has some thoughts a few players he watched ...
December 27, 2005
SHU pulls off major recruiting coup by landing in demand Junior center Orlando Allen!
November 13, 2005
Orlando Allen has plenty of size, but the Cincinnati big man is lacking experience. He's only played one year of organized ball - but that was enough to get him a scholarship in the Big East.
November 11, 2005
At 6-foot-10 and 250-pounds center prospect Orlando Allen of Woodward High School in Cincinnati will probably be the biggest recruit size wise the Pirates will chase for the class of 2007.
November 3, 2005