Coach talk: 2014 RB Mark Allen

What kind of player is Penn State getting in running back Mark Allen? And what can fans expect?

NittanyNation turned to one of the people who knows best what the 2014 PSU commit is capable of on the field -- Elijah Brooks, his high school coach at Hyattsville (Md.) DeMatha -- and asked what separates Allen as a player, how he first noticed Allen's ability and when the player especially showcased his potential.

RB Mark Allen, Hyattsville (Md.) DeMatha, 5-foot-7, 185 pounds