Allen enters his third season as an assistant coach for the Gauchos. He will coach first base and focus his attention to the hitters and outfielders. Allen played at Moorpark College and in the semi-pro ranks with the Reno Diamonds. Allen attended High School in Reno, Nevada. He earned his BA from UC Santa Barbara in 1998 and has just completed his MA in Physical Education and at Azuza Pacific, and is now a certified personal trainer.