After spending one season as the director of basketball operations at the University of Albany, Taylor Allen returns to her alma mater where she enters her first season as graduate assistant. She will be responsible for Alabama's film exchange, game editing, and practice taping.
While with the Great Danes, Allen experienced similar film duties in addition to an administrative role and coordinating travel and purchasing equipment.
As an undergraduate student, Allen was the head women's basketball manager at the Capstone for three years. In that role, she supervised and trained other managers, generated yearly mail-outs to recruits and managed the team's travel and video equipment needs. Allen continued working in the women's basketball office and served as an assistant camp director over the summer. In addition, she practiced regularly with the team and saw action in two games as a senior.
A native of Birmingham, Ala., Allen earned a bachelor's degree in marketing with a minor in computer science from the University of Alabama in 2008. She is currently pursuing a master's degree in sport management.