Dontaie Allen leaves Saturday’s game with injury

 Posted by at 10:50 PM on December 22, 2018  Comments Off on Dontaie Allen leaves Saturday’s game with injury
Dec 222018


Pendleton County basketball star Dontaie Allen left Saturday’s game in the second quarter and did not return, scoring 10 points in the Wildcats’ 61-24 loss to Cooper in the Phillip Wood Classic.

Allen, a UK signee, went down with a knee injury and did not play in the second half. He was taken to Lexington for evaluation, and X-rays on his knee came back negative. The Herald-Leader was told Saturday night that Allen should be considered day-to-day.

In 12 minutes of play before he was injured Saturday afternoon, Allen recorded 10 points and was 2-for-7 from the field (all three-point attempts) while making all four of his free throw attempts. He also had two rebounds, two blocked shots and one assist.

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