Elliott Sorting Through Options

Devonte Elliott, a 6-9 senior power forward from Southern California, has a variety of programs expressing interest in him...

Devonte Elliott, 6-9 SR PF Paramount (Calif.) High, is a long and slender face-up four man with a significant upside.

I spoke with Elliott recently and asked about the schools that have been recruiting him.

"I'm going to visit Gonzaga on the weekend of October 4th," said Elliott. "I'm also hearing from Nevada, George Washington, Alabama and Utah State."

I asked Elliott if he has any other visits set up.

"Not yet, but I plan on visiting Nevada, George Washington and Alabama," said Elliott. "I'm not sure yet about visiting Utah State."

Elliott talked a little about the issues he'll consider when making his choice.

"Playing time right away, having great players around me and how I get along with the coaching staff," said Elliott.

I asked Elliott if he plans on signing in the fall.

"I've been talking with my coach and my mom and they want me to be patient," said Elliott. "But I really want to sign in November.


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