Three-year-old makes incredible basketball shot from BEHIND the hoop – and celebrates with an adorable hug from his very excited big brother
- Toddler Jalen Allen has an Instagram account with his big brothers, Trey and Noah, where they share videos of Jalen making impressive basketball shots
- Their dad is Pepperdine men’s basketball coach Curtis Allen
- In a recent clip, Jalen makes a shot while standing on the stairs behind a basketball hoop, with the backboard in the way
- When he lands the shot, his older brother rushes over to give him a big hug while cheering the accomplishment
- Viewers are commenting that their celebration and boding is the best part
A three-year-old from California is already earning fans with his incredible basketball skills — including his very impressed and supportive big brothers.
One could say that Jalen Allen, the son of Pepperdine men’s basketball coach Curtis Allen, has hoops in his genes — but his ability to sink shot after shot is still quite incredible, and has helped the family Instagram account earn thousands of followers.
In a recent video, Jalen really outdoes himself, sinking a ball into the basket while standing several feet behind it, the backboard in the way — and the skilled shot earns him a very excited hug from his big brother.
Amazing! Toddler Jalen Allen has an Instagram account with his big brothers, Trey and Noah, where they share videos of Jalen making impressive basketball shots
Impressive! In a recent clip, Jalen makes a shot while standing on the stairs behind a basketball hoop
Woohoo! He landed the shot even with the backboard in the way
Jalen and his brothers Trey and Noah have their own YouTube channel, Instagram page, and TikTok account, where they shared quite a lot of videos showing off Jalen’s basketball talent.
The toddler manages to land shot after shot with ease and seems destined for big things.
In a video uploaded on October 3, a basketball hoop has been set up in front of a set of stairs.
Jalen is standing up on the landing, several feet away and still lower from the hoop — which is facing away from him, the backboard creating an additional obstacle for him.
Jalen screams, and his big brother cheers and runs up the stairs to enthusiastically throw his arms around him in a hug
So sweet! Viewers have commented about how much they love the brotherly bonding
B-ball family! Pepperdine men’s basketball coach Curtis Allen is the boys’ father
Brotherly love: All three of the boys are athletic and share the joint social media accounts
But for Jalen, it’s no problem: The little boy bends at the knees, tosses the ball, and watches as it sinks into the hoop.
For viewers, though, the best part of the video may not be the incredible shot, but Jalen’s sweet celebration and the way his big brother is so excited for him.
Jalen screams, and his big brother cheers and runs up the stairs to enthusiastically throw his arms around him in a hug.
‘It’s good!’ he cheers, clearly thrilled.
‘The celebration is the best! Love these 2 brothers,’ wrote one commenter.
‘I know the shot is amazing, but the way the boys are bonded is incredible,’ wrote another.