ALLEN, VINCENT

VINCENT ALLEN          

Inducted:  May 19, 2000 in Richmond, IN

Date of Birth:  May 13, 1955 in Richmond, IN

High School Attended:  Richmond               Graduated:  1973 

High School Honors:  Named Mr. Football; Best Offensive Player; First Team All-Conference Running Back and Defensive Back; 2nd Team All-State Running Back.

College Attended:  Indiana State University Graduated:  1977

College Honors:  All-American Division II Freshman of the Year; Honorable Mention 2nd Team All-American Division II; ISU Top Athlete in 1975; ISU Offensive MVP 1974, 1975; 1st Team All-Missouri Valley Conference as Running Back 1977; most yards rushing in Indiana intercollegiate history with 4,335 yards, 5,435 all-purpose yards, and 200 points scored; 4th player in college history with 4 straight 1000-yard seasons.

Professional Athletic Background:  Played in the Canadian Football League 1978-1979; played with the Chicago Bears in 1980.

Special Recognition:  Inducted into Indiana State University Hall of Fame 1998.