The North Carolina Tar Heels have officially signed another talented guard to the offensive line. 6-3, 285 pound Josh Allen committed to the North Carolina in June last year and signed his official letter of intent this morning to make it count!
Allen was very eager about the UNC program last year and was ready to commit to the Tar Heels during Fedora’s Freak Show. Travel issues prevented him from being able to attend, but he did make his commitment the following week.
Weight: 285 pounds
Rank: 21st Positional, 73rd State
Rating: Four Star (ESPN)
Hometown: Jacksonville, Florida
Offers: Arkansas, FIU, Florida Atlantic, Florida State, Georgia, Georgia Tech, Kentucky, Louisville, Maryland, Miami, Mississippi State, Missouri, Nebraska, Purdue, Rutgers, South Florida, UCF, Vanderbilt, and Western Michigan.
Allen is a top-100 ranked player according to Rivals who should immediately make an impact for North Carolina. He was named 2013 first-team, MaxPreps All-American and and a second-team all-first coast. Allen was also named a member of the Jacksonville Times-Union Super 11 team.
Allen brings a mean style of play with quickness and a size that won’t limit his ability!