"Amir is a great addition to our program and provides valuable depth to our frontline," Baldwin said. "Amir has the ability shoot from the perimeter, score with his back to the basket and use his athleticism to finish at the rim."
The 6-foot-8-inch Allen found his way into the starting lineup quickly. He ended up making 27 starts, shooting an impressive 63.1 percent (147-of-233) from the floor. He averaged 11.8 points-per-game, getting to the free throw line 141 times and connecting on 85 of those attempts. He added 7.0 rebounds, 1.2 blocks and nearly a steal per contest.