Named one of
the top-50 recruiters in the nation in 2013 by 247Sports.com.
All-ACC running back Roderick McDowell in 2013.
He had 1,025 rushing yards and 29 receptions.
All-ACC running back Andre Ellington in 2012.
Ellington became just the third running back in school history with two
1,000-yard rushing seasons.
A big reason
Clemson won the 2011 ACC Championship for the first time in 20 years.
Has played on
and coached Clemson teams that have been in the final AP top 25. He played on the 2003 team that finished #23
and coached running backs in 2011 when the Tigers finished #22. Clemson also finished #9 in 2012 and #7 in
running backs helped the Tigers set many school records. Ellington was a Second-Team All-ACC selection
who totaled 1,178 rushing yards and 11 touchdowns.
One of three
Clemson graduates on the staff (Danny Pearman, Jeff Scott).
years (2008-10) as wide receivers coach at Furman and two seasons (2006,07) at
In 2008, he
coached All-SoCon performer Adam Mims, who had a team-high 58 receptions, and
David Hendrix, who set a freshman record with 46 receptions. Mims continued to flourish under Elliott's
guidance and ended his career with 198 catches for 2,433 yards.
coaching in 2006 as an assistant at S.C. State.
He helped the Bulldogs to consecutive 7-4 seasons (2006,07). The 2006 team was 23rd in the nation in total
business world after his playing days were over at Clemson and worked with
Michelin North America for two years.
undergraduate degree in industrial engineering in 2002, was a First-Team
Academic All-ACC selection, and a CoSIDA Academic District III member.
co-captain of Clemson's 2003 team that had a 9-4 record and a #22 ranking by AP
and USA Today. He had 23
receptions for 286 yards and a touchdown that season. He was also a recipient of a ACC's
Weaver-James-Corrigan Postgraduate Scholarship.
was his position coach in his senior season (2003). That year in a survey of Clemson players
conducted by Anderson Independent, he was named the team's "most
receptions for 455 yards and two scores in his career. He came to Clemson as a walk-on in the fall
of 1999 and finished his career with four letters and 44 games, including four
as a starter as a senior (2003). He had
a touchdown catch at Georgia Tech that year.
times (2000-03) as a wide receiver at Clemson.
Bowl Participation as a Player
Bowl ... 2001 Humanitarian Bowl ... 2002 Tangerine Bowl ... 2004 Peach Bowl.
industrial engineering from Clemson in 2002 with a team-high 3.55 GPA.
November 26, 1979 in Watsonville, CA ... he and his wife, Tamika, have a son,