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Octavius Ellis
Octavius Ellis

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Memphis, Tenn.

High School:
Trinity Valley College (Texas)

Height / Weight:
6-10 / 230

Position:
F

Birthdate:
03/10/1993

Experience:
TR


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

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.