DANTERIUS ELLINGTON (PHOTO BY JASON CALDWELL)

First Look: Juco Freshman QB Danterius Ellington Is A Player To Watch

Talented freshman QB Danterius Ellington is a player to keep an eye on coming out of Itawamba (Miss.) Community College.

Fulton, Miss.--A talented freshman quarterback at Itawamba Community College, athletic Danterius Ellington got his season off to a fast start in a win over Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. Throwing for 156 yards and one touchdown while adding 109 yards on the ground and another score, Ellington is a player to watch because he's eligible to transfer to a Division I school immediately. In week two he continued his strong play in a win over Hinds with five total touchdowns in a big win.

Through two games Ellington has completed 23-31 passes for 341 yards and three touchdowns with no interceptions. He has also added 144 yards rushing and four touchdowns on just 20 carries.

Some of the schools Ellington is interested in include the Auburn TigersMississippi RebelsMississippi State BulldogsTroy TrojansSouthern Mississippi Golden EaglesHouston Cougars, and Louisiana-Monroe Indians.

Check out Ellington's big night in the opener here on Inside The Auburn Tigers.

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