Aurora native Austin Allen will play last game at Nebraska Friday
(Lincoln, NE) - A decision would have to be made for Aurora native Austin Allen. Come back for a fifth year at Nebraska or head to the NFL draft. Allen Tuesday night announced on his Twitter page that it would be "One last ride. Thank you Husker Nation!" The 6'9 tight end has definitely built his stock to catch the eyes of the NFL scouts this season. Coming into the game on Friday against the Iowa Hawkeyes, Allen has 547 receiving yards on 36 receptions, and two touchdowns. The Nebraska team captain is on the 2021 Mackey Award Watch List (Best TE) and has been a three-time academic All-Big Ten recipient. Below watch the heart video saying thanks to Husker nation.
One last ride. Thank you Husker Nation! pic.twitter.com/dO4YJbvMSK— Austin Allen (@austin11allen) November 24, 2021