- Date of Birth:
- December 12, 1994
- 6' 0"
Devon Allen (born December 12, 1994 in Phoenix, Arizona) is an American Olympic track and field star, and college football player. Devon won the gold medal for the Men’s 110m Hurdles at the 2016 Rio Olympics. Devon is a student at the University of Oregon, where he plays wide receiver for the Oregon Ducks football team. He’s won the Academic All-Conference HM in both 2014 and 2015. Devon is majoring in Business Administration. Devon also competes for the Oregon outdoor track and field team in the 110 meters and 400 meters hurdles. He was the 2014 NCAA Champion for the 110 meters hurdles.
Best Known For:
Devon is best known as an Olympic hurdler.
Devon is the son of Louis Allen and Joey Knudson. He has a twin sister, Carissa Allen. Carissa plays volleyball for Northwest Christian University. The twins both wear number 13, and have matching tattoos of their jersey numbers. It’s unclear if Devon is in a relationship at this time.