Full name: Sudan A. Ellington ... This Volunteer has bounced around from defensive end to tight end and now to offensive backfield ... Resembles Troy Fleming with his good receiving hands out of fullback position ... Still learning fundamentals and techniques of blocking as fullback ... Coaching staff likes his mobility and team attitude ... Feels he can improve quickly and make contribution this season ... Coach McCorvey's evaluation: "Sudan still has to learn the fullback position, but his tight end experience gives us another guy who can be an adequate receiver out of the backfield." ... Born: Feb. 21, 1982.
2002 - Games/Started:
0/0 ... Squad member.
2001 - Redshirted ...
SCHOOL - Played tailback, linebacker and defensive end at Princess
Anne High in Virginia Beach, Va. ... Rushed for 1,197 yards from his backfield
position and added 156 tackles on the defensive side during his senior season
... Averaged 14 points and nine rebounds as a swingman his final year on the
basketball team ... Coach at Princess Anne High School: Jeff Ballance.