Logged playing time in eight games as a true freshman … had eight tackles on the year, including two solo stops … added 0.5 sacks and a quarterback hit … recovered one fumble.
Coached by Jabbar Juluke at Edna Karr High School in New Orleans, La. ... Under Armour All-American ... ball-hawking corner recorded eight interceptions, including four that he returned for touchdowns as a senior ... also contributed 25 tackles and two fumble recoveries ... also had five returns for a touchdowns, including four via punt returns ... awarded All-New Orleans first-team All-Area honors by the New Orleans Times-Picayune ... earned Class 4A first-team All-State and first-team All-District 9-4A honors ... in his junior season,Ellis recorded 55 tackles, 4 TFL, 5 INT, 5 PBU and was named first-team All-State; first-team All-District 9-4A ... as a sophomore in 2010, Ellis had 39 tackles, 8 INT, 10 PBU ... 4-star recruit by ESPN.com, Rivals.com, and Scout.com ... rated No. 21 CB by ESPN.com ... rated No. 19 CB by Rivals.com ... rated No. 28 CB by Scout.com ... chose A&M over Auburn, Cal, Florida State, Ole Miss, Mississippi State, Nebraska, and Tennessee.
Noel Ellis is the son of Donisha West and Noel Ellis ... born April 27, 1994 in New Orleans, La. ... agricultural leadership and development major.