2006: One of 36 players to play in all 14 games, setting the UH single-season record... second on the team with 95 tackles and 49 solo stops... named to the Conference USA Third Team by the media and Honorable Mention by the coaches... made six tackles with three solo stops during the season opener at Rice... recorded a team-high and career-best 10 tackles, including four solo, against Tulane during the home opener... made six tackles against Grambling State... led Cougars with seven tackles, including four solo, against Oklahoma State... made seven tackles with five solo stops at Miami (Fla.)... finished with 10 tackles, including five solo stops, and returned an interception nine yards against Louisiana-Lafayette... posted six tackles, including one for a 2-yard loss, and added a quarterback pressure against UTEP... recorded six tackles, including four solo, against UCF... made six tackles against Tulsa... posted eight tackles, including six solo, at SMU... finished with 11 tackles, including six solo, with one for a loss of a yard at Memphis to help the Cougars clinch home-field advantage for the C-USA Championship game... Picked up three stops in the AutoZone Liberty Bowl against South Carolina.
2005: One of 10 players to start all 12 games... tied for the team lead with a pair of fumble recoveries... picked off the first pass of his career late in the fourth quarter and deep in Cougar territory against Oregon in the season opener... added four tackles with four solo stops in his first career start at inside linebacker against the Ducks... recorded two tackles with two solo stops and broke up a pass at Tulsa... posted seven tackles, including three solo, against Tulane... recorded nine tackles with five solo stops and added a fumble recovery against Memphis... finished with nine tackles, including five solo, and added a fumble recover and tackle for a loss at Mississippi State... made nine tackles, including seven solo, at C-USA rival UCF... posted three tackles, including three solo, against Southern Miss... recorded eight tackles with five solo stops against Rice during the regular-season finale... chipped in six tackles, including one for a loss in the bowl game versus Kansas.
2004: Sat out the season but practiced with the team.
2003: Redshirted as a true freshman.
High School: Ranked #63 by TheInsiders.com recruiting site... Collin Street Bakery/Texas Sports Writers 3A Defensive Player of the Year... AP First-Team, All-State as a senior... also named First-Team Texas Sports Writers' Association 3A All-State... Texas Prep Extra 3A First Team linebacker... 2002 All-East Texas Defensive Player-of-the- Year... District 15AAA 1st Team linebacker... finished with 213 tackles, including 133 solo, as well as three sacks, three blocked kicks, three forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries and three INTs... was also 2001 First-Team, All-District... named to the All-East Texas First Team as a junior and honorable mention as a sophomore... was the District Newcomer-of-the-Year in 2000.
Personal: Full name is Trent H. Allen... born Aug. 10, 1984, in Shreveport, La.... son of Joe and Resa Allen of Longview, Texas... enjoys fishing and playing golf in his spare time... majoring in sports administration.