UK Commit Allen Announces His Season is Over

Posted at 3:59 PM, Jan 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-02 16:16:57-05

FALMOUTH, Ky (LEX 18)- UK commit Dontaie Allen’s record-breaking career at Pendleton County is over, he announced on Twitter.

Allen signed with UK in November and was averaging 42.9 points and 14.2 rebounds per game this season. He led the state in both categories.

Allen injured his knee on December 22 and hadn’t played since. The Herald-Leader has reported that he will need surgery.

Allen is ranked No. 2 in the state and 74th in the country according to 247 Sports.

Allen scored 3,255 points for his high school career, and with the way he’d been scoring, he had a chance at 4,000.