Tevin Allen
Tevin Allen


Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

High School:
St. Thomas Aquinas

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 175




Redbirds Drop Season-Finale at Southern Illinois, 24-17

Illinois State ends the season with a 5-6 overall record.


Illinois State Closes Out 2013 on the Road Against Southern Illinois

A win would secure ISU's fifth-consecutive winning season under head coach Brock Spack.


Redbirds Hit The Road to Face FCS Defending Champs and No. 1 Ranked Bison

Illinois State will look to extend its winning streak to four in a row, after three straight wins at home.


Allen Tabbed As Valley Football Co-Player of the Week

The junior defensive back recorded a career-high eight tackles, with a TFL, INT and a fumble return for a touchdown.


Redbirds Defeat UNI, 13-3, Finish Undefeated at Home in 2013

ISU secured its first perfect record at Hancock Stadium since 1999.


WJBC Redbird Recap - Northern Iowa vs. ISU

WJBC Redbird Recap - Northern Iowa vs. ISU


2014 Redbird Football Spring Practice (April 15)

2014 Redbird Football Practice


2014 Redbird Football Spring Practice (April 8)

2014 Redbird Spring Football


2014 Redbird Football Spring Practice (April 1)

2014 Illinois State Football Practice


Illinois State Vs. Northern Iowa

Illinois State Vs. Northern Iowa on Nov. 2, 2013.


Illinois State Vs. Abilene Christain

Illinois State Vs. Abilene Christain on 9/21/13

2013: Played in all 11 games, with five starts splitting time at cornerback and safety ... recorded 30 tackles, including 24 solo stops, and led the team with a pair of interceptions ... also finished the year with tackle-for-loss, four pass breakups and three fumble recoveries ... named the MVFC Defensive Player of the Week and a College Sporting News National All-Star, after recording a career-high eight solo tackles, a TFL an interception and returning a fumble 17 yards for a touchdown in a win over Northern Iowa ... recovered a fumble and returned it 22 yards and added an interception at Missouri State ... posted five tackles at Youngstown State.

2012: Played in nine games, with four starts at cornerback ... finished the year with 12 tackles and three pass breakups ... two of those stops came on special teams ... broke up a pair of passes in the team win over FBS foe Eastern Michigan ... had a career-high six tackles in the team's overtime win over Eastern Illinois.

2011: Played in 10 games at cornerback and was also a standout on special teams ... recorded 11 tackles, including seven solo stops ... tallied nine of those stops on special teams coverage units ... racked up a season-high three tackles against Western Illinois ... also returned two kickoffs for an average of 23 yards, including a season-long 31-yard return at Southern Illinois.

St. Thomas Aquinas HS: Starter as a senior after transferring from Western High School, where he started for two seasons ... helped lead his team to a perfect 15-0 record, a 2010 Florida Class 5A State Championship and a National Championship during senior season ... recorded 40 tackles, two interceptions and broke up six passes in the secondary ... was invited to play in the Broward vs. Dade and Public vs. Private all-star games in Florida ... started at running back and played wide receiver at Western High School as a junior ... amassed 1,200 all-purpose yards and scored four touchdowns in 11 games ... started at wide receiver as a sophomore and caught 20 passes for 300 yards and carried the ball 10 times for 120 yard and a touchdown ... played for head coach George Smith.

Personal: Born December 3, 1992, in Charlotte, N.C. ... son of Lesleyann Allen... has two brothers, Junior and Tyrie ... Junior played football at Bethany College and Tyrie currently plays at Nicholls State.