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Octavius Ellis
Octavius  Ellis

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Memphis, Tenn.

High School:
Trinity Valley College (Texas)

Height / Weight:
6-10 / 226

Position:
F

Birthdate:
03/10/1993

Experience:
TR


03/31/2015

Ellis Named to Riley Wallace All-America Team

03/08/2015

Balanced Attack Guides Bearcats to Win on Senior Day

Balanced Attack Guides Bearcats to Win on Senior Day

03/08/2015

Postgame Notes: Cincinnati 77, Memphis 65

Postgame Notes: Cincinnati 77, Memphis 65

03/08/2015

Postgame Quotes: Cincinnati 77, Memphis 65

Postgame Quotes: Cincinnati 77, Memphis 65

11/19/2014

Cobb Leads Bearcats to 69-61 Victory

Junior scores 24 to lead UC past Morehead State

03/21/2015

Men's Basketball vs. Kentucky

NCAA Tournament on March 21, 2015

03/19/2015

NCAA Tournament - Cincinnati vs. Purdue

NCAA Tournament 2nd Round

03/18/2015

NCAA Second Round Press Conference & Practice

NCAA Second Round Press Conference & Practice

03/08/2015

Cincinnati vs. Memphis

USATSI photos of men's basketball vs. Memphis -- 3/8/15

03/08/2015

MBB: Cincinnati vs. Memphis

MBB: Cincinnati vs. Memphis

2011-12 Game-by-Game Stats

Prior to Cincinnati: Played two seasons at Trinity Valley College in Athens, Texas ... averaged 14.8 points, 9.7 rebounds and 3.2 blocked shots as a redshirt sophomore during the 2013-14 season while being named First Team All-America by the National Junior College Athletic Association ... helped lead the Cardinals to their first NJCAA tournament appearance since 1999 while posting a 29-7 record ... attended Cincinnati during the 2011-12 academic year, playing a total of 25 minutes in three games, averaging 2.3 points and 1.7 rebounds ... suffered a broken hand in November 2011 and sat out the rest of the season ... later received a medical hardship for the year.

Personal: Octavius Todd Ellis ... born March 10, 1993 in Memphis, Tennessee ... son of Jerrell Horne, a former basketball player at the University of Memphis (1993 & 1994) ... cousin of current NBA player Monta Ellis (played 2013-14 season with the Dallas Mavericks) ... guardian is Flossie Ellis ... has two sisters, Nissa and Dawn Ellis.