Originally posted on UM Hoops  |  Last updated 6/1/12
Peyton Allen has proven himself as one of the top pure shooters in the class of 2014 this spring. The 6-foot-4 guard played up with a 17U Southwest Illinois Jets combined squad at the Super 60 Memorial Day event in Merrilville, Indiana over the weekend and UM Hoops was in attendance to catch some of Allen’s squad in action on Sunday. What are your overall thoughts of your performance in your 17U team’s double overtime loss just now?“I didn’t think I shot real well, but I thought I played defense and played hard, and gave effort for the team. I know I’m playing up and that’s kind of different, but I think I got used to it this weekend.” How much has playing with the 17U’s this weekend helped your game?“It’s definitely stronger kids. I have some trouble going into the lane, rebounding, playing some defense sometimes. But it’s definitely a challenge and I definitely want to keep playing up to help me get stronger and have a better game.”How tall are you, and how much do you weigh these da
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