HawkTrax - Perry Ellis

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KU basketball notebook: Perry Ellis ranked 15th nationally; Tyshawn Taylor arrested

Kansas University senior Perry Ellis is the 15th-best player in college basketball entering the 2015-16 season, according to ESPN’s John Gasaway. By Gary Bedore

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Perry Ellis has info to make pro decision

The NBA Undergraduate Advisory Committee has provided Kansas University junior forward Perry Ellis information on his draft stock as he decides whether to enter the 2015 NBA Draft or return to KU for his senior season, coach Bill Self said Wednesday. By Gary Bedore

Self: Perry Ellis back in KU starting lineup against Baylor

KU coach said Ellis looked good in morning workout

Injured KU forward Perry Ellis will return to the court against Baylor in Friday's Big 12 tournament semifinal, KU coach Bill Self said during pregame interviews.

KU coach Self says Ellis won't play against TCU

Injured KU forward Perry Ellis won't play Thursday against TCU in the Big 12 Tournament, according to pre-game comments by KU coach Bill Self.

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KU's Perry Ellis, Cliff Alexander highlight preseason all-Big 12 selections

Junior forward Perry Ellis was the lone Kansas University men's basketball player named to the preseason all-Big 12 basketball team, voted on by the league's coaches, and Cliff Alexander was one of two players to earn preseason freshman of the year honors, the Big 12 announced Thursday.

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Perry Ellis ‘honored’ by preseason attention

Now with expectations high, but not out of this world, for newcomers Kelly Oubre Jr. and Cliff Alexander, a junior — Perry Ellis — is receiving his share of preseason publicity. By Gary Bedore

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KU’s Ellis, Oubre help out at adidas Nations

Kansas University junior forward Perry Ellis and freshman guard Kelly Oubre are working as college counselors at the fifth-annual adidas Nations event Friday through Monday in Los Angeles. Basketball notebook by Gary Bedore

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KU's Perry Ellis teams with LeBron James, faces top talent at camp

Kansas University junior forward Perry Ellis ran the court as a teammate of future Hall of Famer LeBron James in a game at James’ skills camp last week in Las Vegas. By Gary Bedore

Perry Ellis impresses at LeBron James camp

Former NBA coach John Lucas was impressed by Kansas University junior forward Perry Ellis at the LeBron James Skills Academy, Thursday in Las Vegas “Perry Ellis is playing at another level right now. Doing all the intangibles,” Lucas wrote on Twitter. By Gary Bedore

KU’s Ellis, Oubre invited to LeBron James camp

Kansas University junior Perry Ellis and freshman Kelly Oubre, Jr., are two of 30 college basketball players invited to the LeBron James camp, which runs July 9-12 in Las Vegas.

Notebook: KU aware OSU seed doesn’t match talent

Kansas University coach Bill Self says he can never remember a No. 8-seeded team in a conference tournament as talented as 21-11 Oklahoma State. By Gary Bedore

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Column: Forward rotation good motivation for Ellis, Traylor

Even if not designed to do so, Kansas University coach Bill Self saying something that creates the perception that he is equally comfortable with both options at power forward — sophomores Perry Ellis and Jamari Traylor — serves to motivate both players. Column by Tom Keegan

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Column: Understated Perry Ellis easing into standout talent

Sometimes, the smoother the basketball player, the more you want to see out of him, the more you suspect the pedal isn’t all the way to the metal. Perry Ellis takes eight shots from the field and comes away with 22 points and 11 rebounds in Wednesday night’s victory at Oklahoma, and our greed kicks in: How many could he have scored if he took 15 shots? It’s a natural reaction. Column by Tom Keegan

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Wiggins, Ellis earn Big 12 honors

The Kansas duo of sophomore forward Perry Ellis and freshman guard Andrew Wiggins have been named the Big 12 Player and Newcomer of the Week in a vote by a media panel which covers the league, the conference announced Monday.

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Classic win: Ellis, Wiggins lift KU past Duke

Kansas University’s first victory in three tries at the Champions Classic proved to be one worth waiting for. By Gary Bedore