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Octavius Ellis
Octavius Ellis

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Memphis, Tenn.

High School:
Whitehaven

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 210

Position:
F

Birthdate:
03/10/1993

Experience:
HS


12/14/2011

3-Point Barrage Leads UC Past Wright State, 78-58

Sean Kilpatrick led the Bearcats with 20 points and career-best six treys

11/01/2011

2011-12 UC MEN'S BASKETBALL POSTGAME NOTES

Cincinnati 75, McGill 41

2011-12 Game-by-Game Stats

2011-12 Season (Freshman): Played three games without a start, averaging 8.3 minutes ... sat out vast majority of season after suffering an injury to his right hand ... scored six points with two blocks, two rebounds and a steal against Alabama State (11/13) in the season opener ... grabbed three rebounds against Northwestern State (11/21).

Prior to Cincinnati: Averaged 15 points and 10 rebounds as a senior at Whitehaven High School ... tabbed an all-conference selection, averaging 16.8 points, 7.8 rebounds, 2.2 blocks and 2.1 assists as a junior ... rated as a three-star recruit by Rivals.com and Scout.com ... chose to attend Cincinnati over Auburn, Mississippi State and Murray State.

Personal: Octavius Todd Ellis ... born March 10, 1993 in Memphis, Tenn. ... son of Jerrell Horne, a former basketball player at the University of Memphis (1993 & 1994) ... cousin of current NBA player Monta Ellis (Golden State) ... guardian is Flossie Ellis ... has two sisters Nissa and Dawn Ellis ... majoring in criminal justice.



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