Grayson Allen named McDonald's All-American

Author: Michael Kelly, Sports anchor, reporter, mkelly@wjxt.com
Published On: Jan 29 2014 08:15:23 PM EST   Updated On: Jan 29 2014 08:43:07 PM EST
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -

Providence guard and Duke commit Grayson Allen has been named a McDonald's All-American. Allen is one of four Blue Devils to earn the honor.

Allen is widely considered to be one of the top high school basketball players in the country. He's ranked No. 24 in ESPN's recruiting rankings. Through 22 games this season, Allen is averaging 21.7 points per game to lead the Stallions.

Allen will play on the West squad along with the No. 1 player in the country and Duke commit, Jahlil Okafor.