Dual-sport prospect Bruce Ellington (5-9 185) of Berkeley says of all the football and basketball coaches he's hearing from, USC basketball coach Darrin Horn is pushing the hardest. "He said he really needs a point guard," said Ellington who spoke with Horn Monday on a phone call he initiated.
Ellington also has picked up a basketball offer from Auburn and he spoke with Tigers head coach Jeff Lebo Tuesday. Ellington, listed as an athlete for football, has offers from USC and Clemson in that sport. He's also getting interest from Maryland and Kentucky. And he's also getting basketball interest from Clemson, Texas A&M and Southern Cal.
He will got to Georgia Tech's football camp June 7th and to team basketball camps at USC, Winthrop and The Citadel. He does not claim a favorite.