2004: The second-team Academic All-Big 12 honoree played in all 11 games as a junior linebacker for the Bears and drew his first career start at Texas Tech ... Ranked No. 6 on the squad in tackles with 42, 25 of which were solos, and had five tackles for losses totaling 10 yards to stand No. 7 (tie) ... Also had a quarterback hurry ... Credited with a career-high nine tackles (seven solo) in Baylor's overtime upset win over No. 16 Texas A&M, including a career-best two tackles for loss ... Recorded eight straight multi-tackle efforts to close his junior season and had nine such performances in 11 2004 appearances ... 24 of his 42 tackles came in the season's final four games as he made nine stops against the Aggies, four at Texas Tech, five at No. 25 Oklahoma State and six vs. No. 2 Oklahoma ... Also had five stops against Missouri ... Had a kickoff return for five yards against North Texas ... Named to both the fall and spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Picked up third letter after playing 552 snaps.
2003: Recorded 14 tackles, including 12 solo, in 11 games as a reserve sophomore linebacker for the Bears ... Also had one tackle for a loss of three yards ... Recorded three multi-tackle games ... Tallied a season-high five tackles, all solo, at Texas A&M where he also recorded his first career tackle for loss ... Made a pair of tackles against both SMU and Sam Houston State (two solo) ... Earned second letter ... Spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll selection.
2002: Did not play and was redshirted ... Named to fall Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2001: Appeared in four games as a true freshman reserve linebacker to earn first varsity letter ... Collected 11 total tackles and a pass breakup ... Had three multi-tackle efforts ... Made a then-career-high six tackles (three solo) in season-finale against Southern Illinois ... Recorded three tackles (two solo) at Missouri and had a pair of stops against Oklahoma State ... Named to fall Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
High School: Hillcrest High School, Dallas ... Three-time All-District 11-4A selection, earned first-team honors as a junior and senior ... Led Hillcrest in tackles each of his last two seasons and was named second-team all-area by The Dallas Morning News as a senior ... Helped 2000 Panthers to a 10-1 record and a second consecutive District 11-4A title ... Originally committed to the Air Force Academy, but returned to Texas before classes started ... Earned all-district honors in both baseball (first-team as a sophomore and junior) and basketball (second-team as a sophomore) ... National Honor Society member also served as class president ... Coached by Jeff Johnson at the District 11-4A school.
Personal: The son of Judith Allred, Colin Zachary Allred was born April 15, 1983, in Dallas ... History major has own computer repair business.