DE Vince Allen (6-2 245) of Wilmington, NC has gotten interest from USC. Allen does not have any offers yet but is hearing from USC, NC State, UCLA, Cinncinatti, Alabama, North Carolina, Duke, and Virginia Tech. He has already visited Duke, UNC, and NC State for their junior days.
According to him, NC State stuck out. "I really like their atmosphere," said Allen. "I like their coaches and their facilities. It's really nice." Allen also says he liked their academic support for the athletes.
Allen was going to try and make USC's junior day but said it didn't work out. "I was going to go but something came up." He has not ruled ruled out visiting Columbia. "I definately want to check it out. They've got (Steve) Spurrier."
Allen says that NC State and Alabama are his leaders right now.
He had 64 tackles and six sacks as a junior. He also had four forced fumbles, had a fumble recovery and 11 quarterback pressures. Allen also plays fullback but says he is probably more comfortable on the defensive side of the ball.