|High School:||Detroit Crockett HS|
2012-13: Allen, who started seven games and saw action in 34, averaged 3.5 points, 2.4 rebounds and 4.2 assists per game as a freshman. He totaled 118 points, 80 rebounds, 143 assists, 42 steals and one block.
Allen finished second on the team in assists behind Joe Retic II.
Prior to Owens: Allen is a 2012 graduate of Detroit Crockett, where he was named Honorable Mention All-Detroit by the Detroit Free Press and the Detroit News, as well as Honorable Mention Class B All-State. He played for coach Juan Rickman.
Personal: Markese is the son of Lawrence Allen and Tomiko McDonald. He has two siblings - Quantrinique Johnson and Alante Allen.