Former Husker Teddy Allen transfers to New Mexico Stat
The former Husker guard announced on Tuesday he's transferring to New Mexico State. He left Nebraska at the beginning of March after being benched during a two-game stretch.
LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — Teddy Allen has a new school.
The former Husker guard announced on Tuesday he’s transferring to New Mexico State. He left Nebraska at the beginning of March after being benched during a two-game stretch.
“I appreciate the support I’ve received from everyone in the program,” Allen said in a statement when he left the Huskers. “I am thankful for the love I have received from my teammates and the relationships we have built over the last year. I also want to give a special thank you to the Husker fans for their encouragement and support.”
New Mexico State will be Allen’s fifth school since graduating from Boys Town High School in Omaha. Allen initially attended West Virginia out of high school before transferring to Wichita State and then Western Nebraska Community College.
Allen played in 22 games for the Huskers this past season, averaging 16.5 points and 4.7 rebounds per game. He had 20 or more points eight times, including a career-high 41-point performance against Penn State on Feb. 23.