On Wednesday night in the first half against Elon, Allen kicked his leg out as Elon's Steven Santa Ana drove to the basket. The two had to be separated, and Allen received a technical.
On the bench after the play, Allen had a meltdown. He was benched to start the second half.
On Thursday, Krzyzewksi released a statement:
Here's the play:
And here's Allen's meltdown:
In the locker room after the game, which Duke won, Allen was seen crying at his locker:
Allen, a junior, has been involved in numerous tripping and kicking incidents throughout his college career. After the latest, in a relatively low-stakes game against an Elon team Duke was never going to lose to, Coach K had enough.