Kadeem Allen heading to Boston

Kadeem Allen heading to Boston

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - UA Wildcat point guard Kadeem Allen goes to the Boston Celtics as the 53rd pick in the NBA draft on Thursday night.

Allen started 61-of-68 games in his two seasons in Tucson averaging nine points and four assists.

He led the Wildcats last season in steals with 53 and was voted to the Pac-12's All-Defensive team.

The Wilmington, North Carolina-native redshirted the 2014-15 season after transferring to UA from Hutchinson Community College.

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