Mississippi State

Commitment Status:Signed LOI

Monta Ellis

College Choices

School Interest Offer Visit Recruited by
Mississippi St.COMMITTED (02/06/2004)OfferedNone
AlabamaNoneOfferedNone
N. CarolinaNoneOfferedNone
TexasNoneOfferedNone

Scouting Report on Monta Ellis

by Jerry Meyer - 08/24/2004
Ellis is an electric athlete who is extremely fast with the ball. Working on becoming a point guard, he can shoot from deep and attack the rim. Midrange game needs work, as well as his left hand dribble. Extremely competitive, he has a chance to be special.

Jerry Meyer serves as a national scout and recruiting analyst for Rivals.com. He played at Lipscomb University where be became college basketball's all-time career assist leader. Meyer earned Mr. Basketball honors in the state of Tennessee as a high school junior and senior. He has served as an assistant coach at Vanderbilt and also co-authored the book, "Basketball Skills and Drills."

Latest News

Mississippi State signs Top 25 class05/08/2009 BulldogBlitz.com

Coming into the spring signing period Mississippi State had only inked one player in three-star shooting guard Shaunessy Smith.

Inaugural EA SPORTS P.O.Y. Tracker01/11/2008StudentSportsBasketball.com
Jerry Meyer breaks down the draft06/23/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Green, Webster highlight prep to pros prospects06/22/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
The rise of Green05/25/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
State's new hoops class just knows how to win05/18/2005BulldogBlitz.com
Ellis named Player of the Year04/20/2005BulldogBlitz.com
Oklahoma State tops team rankings04/13/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Mitchell makes EA Sports All-American team04/13/2005PelicanPreps.com
RivalsHoops announces final 2005 rankings04/11/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
McDonald's game sound bytes03/30/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Game arrives for McDonald's All Americans03/30/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Frasor, Ellis shine in final session03/29/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
McDonald's notebook: Green wins dunk contest03/28/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Bynum shines at Monday practice03/28/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Different tempos for the East and West03/27/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Stars shine at McDonald's All-American practice03/27/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
McDonald's game features top talent03/24/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Roundball Classic All-Star Game report03/24/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Mitchell among Roundball standouts03/23/2005PelicanPreps.com
USA roster announced for NIKE Hoop Summit03/11/2005StudentSportsBasketball.com
USA roster announced for Hoop Summit03/09/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
On the Bounce: Age restriction for draft likely03/04/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
2005 McDonald’s All-American Team announced02/25/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
On the Bounce with Coach Meyer02/23/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
The Breakdown: Monta Ellis vs. Louis Williams02/17/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Roundball Classic set for March 2201/31/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Ellis, Lanier prevail over South Gwinnett01/16/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
The Gibbons Report: weekend tournaments abound01/14/2005Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
On the Bounce with Coach Meyer, Hoopfest12/06/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Mt. Ellis erupts for 48!12/04/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Marshall County Hoop Fest filled with top talent12/02/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Bears snag Thanksgiving Day treat11/29/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Rumble on the Ridge to feature top players11/24/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Rivals.com releases post-summer 2005 rankings08/04/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Top match-ups highlight Big Time on Sunday07/26/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Stallings, Jackson After Freije Look-Alike07/24/2004VandySports.com
Friday's action from the Big Time Tournament07/24/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Reebok Big Time Tournament Preview07/20/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
ABCD Camp: Final Thoughts07/12/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
ABCD Camp: Friday Report07/10/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
TOC: Saturday’s Spotlight05/30/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
TOC: Day Two Player Evaluations05/30/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
TOC: Game Recaps From Around Duke05/29/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Tournament of Champions Preview05/27/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Under the Scope: 2005 Guards05/24/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Pre-summer Rivals150 basketball ranking released05/10/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Ellis Staying Home02/06/2004Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Nation's 6th best prospect likes Tide01/16/2004TideSports.com
Mississippi Junior Not Ready to Name a Leader12/23/2003Orangebloods.com
Tar Heels hold an early lead for Monta Ellis12/18/2003TarHeelIllustrated.com
Oak Hill Holds On Despite Ellis' Efforts12/07/2003Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Ellis: One of 2005's Best12/04/2003Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
They said it: Louis Williams and Monta Ellis07/16/2003Peegs.com
Video of Earl Smith, Andre Allen and Monta Ellis07/03/2003Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Super Soph Explodes In Houston04/26/2003Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
Ellis One to Watch in 200502/16/2003Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
McCroskey the Hero as St. Ray's Downs Lanier02/09/2003Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting
2002 Nike Camp Roster - I07/13/2002Rivals.com Basketball Recruiting

Stats

Games
Year RebAsstStlPts
2005 (Sr.)7.96.94.538.4
2004 (Jr.)---28.0