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Former WWU star Allen selected in NBDL Draft

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Former WWU star Allen selected in NBDL Draft

Former Western Washington University basketball star John Allen was selected by the Texas Legends in the 2013 National Basketball Developmental League.

Allen was the fifth pick of the fourth round. Allen had previously worked out with the Portland Trail Blazers and Utah Jazz. In 2012-2013, Allen averaged 17.1 points and 4.1 assists per game as the Vikings reached the Elite Eight for the second straight year.

Also selected in Friday’s draft were former University of Washington guards Abdul Gaddy and Scott Suggs. Gaddy was selected by the Iowa Energy, while Suggs was selected by the Santa Cruz Warriors.

(KPUG Newsroom – Tysen Allumbaugh