Ellis Named Player of
of the Week, February 14
College’s Jamarcus Ellis
is this week’s FCCAA Men’s Basketball Player of the Week. Ellis, a
sophomore combo guard from Chicago, helped the Indians stay on course
for another trip to the postseason by keying two big victories last
week. In No. 1 Chipola’s biggest win to date, Ellis posted 20 points, 12
rebounds, 6 assists and 1 steal in a 65-58 win at No. 2 Tallahassee.
With his team trailing by four with 6:30 left, Ellis scored Chipola’s
next 12 points during a decisive 12-2 run. He followed that with an
11-point, 4-rebound, 4-assist, 1-steal night against Pensacola on
Saturday. For the week, Ellis averaged 15.5 points, 8.0 rebounds, 5.0
assists and 1.0 steal per game while shooting 48 percent from the floor
and a perfect 9-of-9 from the foul line.