A veteran corner who saw his playing time increase throughout 2011 and will help lead the secondary in 2012.
2011: Collected 50 tackles, one interception - which was returned for a TD - and five passes defended as he saw his playing time increase throughout the year... Best game was at No. 3 Oklahoma State in which he made five tackles and returned an interception 60 yards for a touchdown, the longest by a Wildcat since 2006... Led the team with a career-high 11 tackles against Oklahoma... Carded six stops against Oklahoma, while he registered seven tackles and three pass breakups against Texas A&M... Forced a fumble and made two tackles at Texas... Registered four tackles against Iowa State and five against Arkansas in the Cotton Bowl.
COMMUNITY COLLEGE: Recorded five interceptions with one returned for a touchdown as a freshman before carding five interceptions and returning one for a touchdown in 2010... Collected 39 total tackles (26 solo, 13 assisted) and one tackle for a loss... Had one sack, two fumble recoveries, one of which was returned for a 40-yard touchdown, and 12 pass breakups... Teammate of fellow Wildcat Nigel Malone... Led City College to a 12-1 record in 2010 with a win in the NorCal Championship game, the 11th in school history... Fell to Mt. San Antonio Community College and fellow Wildcat Vai Lutui in the state championship game.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2008 First Team All-BVAL Mt. Hamilton Division selection at Oak Grove High School... Named the 2008 Most Valuable Defensive Back... Also earned 2007 First Team All-BVAL Mt. Hamilton Division and 2007 All CCS Honorable Mention honors... Had three interceptions with four pass deflections and one forced fumble... Recorded 34 tackles (23 solo, 11 assisted)... Rushed for 332 yards and eight touchdowns during his senior campaign.
PERSONAL: Allen Chapman was born July 23, 1991... A sociology major.