AT GEORGIA STATE: Two-year letterwinner on the defensive line who can play inside or outside.
2016: Started eight games at either noseguard and defensive end ... Finished with 41 tackles ... Made one of the most memorable defensive plays of the season when he Recovered a fumble in the backfield and returned it 23 yards for a touchdown in 31-6 win over UT Martin. Also broke up a pass in the game ... Had a sack vs. Texas State ... Career-high seven tackles at Idaho, plus six tackles vs. Wisconsin, Texas State and Troy.
2015: Saw his first action Game 3 at Oregon and played in every game from there ... Backup at defensive end who also played on kickoff coverage ... Had tackles for loss vs. Oregon and Georgia Southern.
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned honorable mention all-state recognition in Class AAA from the Atlanta Journal-Constitution … First-team all-region (8-AAA) … Collected 77 tackles with six sacks as a junior at Hart County High School.
PERSONAL: Full name is Marterious Narier Allen ... Born Oct. 20, 1996 ... Parents are Mario Allen and Consuelo Mattison ... Major is undeclared.