Kevin Keatts and his NC State Men’s Basketball Coaching Staff offered a scholarship to Junior College Guard El Ellis (6’3″/170) yesterday. Ellis is a 2021 prospect.
— 𝓔𝓵 𝓑𝓸𝓸𝓰𝓲𝓮 (@elellis3) March 21, 2020
Ellis is from the Triangle, growing up in Durham. Before heading to Tallahassee Community College, he played high school ball at Quality Education Academy in Winston-Salem.
As a Freshman last year in Tallahassee, Ellis averaged 14.3 points and 4.4 assists per game, shooting 40.3% from three-point land (48% FG).
Ellis has also recently picked up scholarship offers from Arizona State, UCONN, Louisville, and Iowa State.