Louisville transfer Ellis signing up with Arkansas hoops
Louisville males’s basketball transfer El Ellis revealed his dedication to Arkansas on Monday, providing Eric Musselman and the Razorbacks their fifth transfer addition of the offseason.A previous junior college transfer, Ellis invested the past 2 seasons at Louisville and will have one year of eligibility left when he arrives in Fayetteville. After averaging 8.7 points and shooting 36%from 3 throughout his very first season with the Cardinals, Ellis moved into more of a scoring function under Kenny Payne this previous season. He averaged 17.7 points and 4.4 helps, scoring a minimum of 28 points on five occasions.Editor’s Picks Ellis had back-to-back 29-point efforts against Wright State and Appalachian State in November, then had 30 points and 10 helps
in a win over Western Kentucky in December.The Durham, North Carolina, native made respectable reference All-ACC honors regardless of Louisville going 4-28 this season. Ellis was ranked No. 99 in ESPN’s transfer rankings.Ellis is the fifth transfer pickup for Musselman and Arkansas up until now this spring, following Washington’s Keyon Menifield, Houston’s Tramon Mark, Temple’s Khalif Fight and Cincinnati’s Jeremiah Davenport. The Razorbacks are also bringing in top-30 employees Baye Fall and Layden Blocker.