Noteworthy: In the spring (2001), he moved from fullback to defensive tackle where he is No. 2 on the depth chart behind Curtis Daniely entering fall camp ... Redshirted in 1999, but worked extensively on the offensive scout team ... Signed with the Blue Raiders in 1998, but decided not to enroll.
2000: Played in eight games ... Had just one carry that went for two yards (vs Maryland) ... Enjoyed a season best 31 snaps against Murray State to go along with six knockdowns ... Earned his first letter.
1999: Took a redshirt year.
High School: As a senior, Ellison played the first four games at tight end before moving to fullback the final six contests of the year ... Ellison went on to rush for over 500 yards.
Personal: Parent: Linda Ellison ... Born: 8/23/79 ... Major: Business.