Youthful Utes turn to sophomores Timmy Allen, Both Gach for leadership

With a dearth of experienced upperclassmen, Utah has turned to sophomores Timmy Allen and Both Gach for their on-court leadership. Allen was just the second Ute ever to be named to the Pac-12 All-Freshman Team for men’s basketball after ranking second on the team with 12.2 points per game, while Gach started nearly half of the team’s contests, averaging 7.7 points per game in 20 minutes per outing.

Timmy Allen Named to Preseason All-Pac-12 second team

SAN FRANCISCO — Utah sophomore forward Timmy Allen was named to the Preseason All-Pac-12 second team on Tuesday as the conference's men's basketball media day got underway at the league's headquarters. The 6-6, 205-pound Allen is one of five second-team members following a freshman season in which he earned Pac-12 All-Freshman honors.