Full Name:
Andrew Thomas Ellis
Position:
Forward
College:
Texas Tech
Height:
6-11
Weight:
225
High School:
La Mesa HS (La Mesa, Texas)
Birthdate:
August 19, 1980
Birthplace:
La Mesa, Texas

Statistics

HIGHLIGHTS
Finished 12th on Texas Tech’s career scoring list with 1,431 points.
Named Second Team All-Big 12 and NABC All-District 9 First Team as a senior.
Also named USBWA All-District 7 Team.
Named to the all-tournament team at the 50th annual Portsmouth Invitational after averaging 12.3 points and 6.3 rebounds.


AT TEXAS TECH
As a senior, led Texas Tech in rebounding (7.0 rpg), three-point field goal percentage (.511) and minutes (34.7 mpg). Ranked second in scoring (16.5 ppg).
Scored in double figures in 29 of 32 games.
Scored 20 or more points 10 times.
Had six double-digit rebounding games.
Recorded six double-doubles.
Scored a season-high 28 points against New Mexico State and Baylor.
Tallied 20 points and 15 rebounds vs. San Diego State.
Had 19 points and 10 rebounds against Southern Illinois in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
Had 18 points, seven rebounds, seven assists and four blocks against Oklahoma.

As a junior, averaged 14.2 points and 6.2 rebounds.
Scored in double figures in 23 of 28 games.
Had five 20-point games.
Posted two double-doubles.
Had 16 points and 15 rebounds vs. UTEP.
Tallied 10 points and 11 rebounds against Ball State.
Scored a season-high 24 points vs. UAB.

As a sophomore, season ended in 14th game at Nebraska after he dislocated his shoulder on a block attempt.
Averaged 16.9 points and 8.9 rebounds to that point in 14 starts.
Opened the season in explosive fashion with 30 points and 10 rebounds in loss to Indiana.
Followed with 27 points and eight rebounds in win at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on 10-of-14 shooting.
Played over 30 minutes in all but one of the 14 games.
Tallied 25 points and a career-high 20 rebounds against Prairie View A&M.

As a freshman, was the leading freshman rebounder in the Big 12 with an average of 4.9 per game.
Second-leading scoring freshman in the Big 12 (9.0 ppg).
Tallied a season-high with 22 points against Colorado.
Grabbed a season-high 12 rebounds against Kansas to go with 12 points for first career double-double.
Registered perfect shooting night three times.
At Oklahoma, shot 5-of-5 from the field and 7-of-7 from the free throw line for 17 points.
Named to the Big 12's All-Freshman Team.
Tallied a season-high with 22 points against Colorado.

STATISTICS
SEASON G GS FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
1998-99 30 7 99 209 .474 71 101 .703 148 26 16 18 269 9.0
1999-00 14 14 87 173 .503 59 80 .738 124 11 11 12 236 16.9
2000-01 28 27 139 313 .444 108 147 .735 175 25 28 15 397 14.2
2001-02 32 32 197 388 .508 111 150 .740 223 34 23 55 529 16.5
TOTALS 104 80 522 1083 .482 349 478 .730 670 96 78 100 1431 13.8
Three-point field goals: 1998-99, 0-for-0 (.000); 1999-00, 3-for-15 (..200); 2000-01, 11-for-44 (.250); 2001-02, 24-for-47 (.511). Totals, 38-for-106 (.358).