Posted On: 09/22/20 12:21 PM

We recently published our newly updated rankings for the Class of 2021, and we’re taking a look at some of the players who took the biggest rise up the rankings.


Emarion EllisEmarionEllis6'4" | SFAssumption | 2021StateIA | SF | Assumption | 5 to 3

Sure, a jump up two spots may not seem huge, but with the depth and talent of this class, it’s significant. Ellis, a long, athletic wing who is just scratching the surface of what he could become, ended up committing to Shaka Smart and Texas after a very productive summer with the Iowa Barnstormers. He’ll fit in perfectly in Smart’s system that emphasizes length, athleticism and quickness. With a rapidly developing skill set, he has made a remarkable rise up the rankings in the last two years, and in most years, he’d be a shoo-in for the #1 spot in the class.


Landon WolfLandonWolf6'5" | CGCedar Falls | 2021StateIA | SG | Cedar Falls | 7 to 4

Like Ellis, his grassroots teammate, Wolf didn’t make a huge jump, but he did burst into the top five with his showing over the

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