Coaching staff instilling sense of pride on special teams.
NEW MEXICO: A walk-on kicker who will look to push incumbent Justus Adams for playing time in 2013 ... could compete for the kickoff specialist duties with a strong spring session ... has developed his strength and conditioning during the offseason weight-training program ... has one years of eligibility remaining.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2009 graduate of Sandia HS ... played football for coach Kevin Barker ... lettered in football, soccer and golf ... was chosen first-team All-State kicker and second-team All-Metro Kicker ... was also a member of the National Honor Society.
PERSONAL: Born April 21, 1991 in Albuquerque, N.M. ... Son of Sandra and Ron Allen ... hobbies include snowboarding and golf ... favorite food is barbecue ... majoring in Business.