Alabama lands commitment from talented 4-star JUCO standout guard
In-person recruiting visits may be on hiatus at the moment, but basketball and football players are still able to commit to schools.
The Alabama men’s basketball team added a huge player to their roster on Sunday, dipping into the JUCO ranks to pick up a 4-star combo guard.
As you can see below, Keon Ellis announced via Twitter that he was committing to coach Nate Oats and the Crimson Tide:
— sıןןǝ uoǝʞ 👨🏽🍳🤴🏾 (@Tyrese_Ellis00) April 5, 2020
Per the 247Sports rankings, Ellis is the No. 3 overall JUCO prospect in the 2020 class, the No. 1 combo guard and the No. 1 JUCO prospect from Florida.
Prior to Ellis’s commitment, Alabama had 2 players in its 2020 class, which ranked No. 42 in the nation and No. 9 in the SEC, per 247Sports.