Chris Mack and his staff have landed a verbal commitment for the second consecutive day.
El Ellis, a 6-foot-3, combo guard from Tallahassee Community College announced his commitment to Louisville on Wednesday afternoon.
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Ellis chose the Cards over Texas Tech, Iowa State, UConn, Oregon, Ole Miss, Georgia and North Carolina Central. He also held offers from NC State, Texas, Arizona State, Arkansas, DePaul, Texas Tech, Nebraska, Texas A&M, Virginia Tech, Wake Forest, Iowa State and Wichita State, among others.
The North Carolina native is ranked as the No. 1 junior college prospect in the 2021 class by 247Sports.
Ellis earned Player of the Year and Freshman of the Year honors in the Panhandle Conference after averaging 14.3 points, 4.4 assists and 3.9 rebounds per game in 2019-20.
Chris Mack now has a total of three commitments in the 2021 class.<