Posted On: 08/7/21 9:06 PM

Breaking down the new names that will make their debut in the class of 2024 rankings...


Kardeair Ellis Kardeair Ellis 6'7" | PF Milwaukee Messmer | 2024 State WI - PF - Milwaukee Messmer/Kevon Looney Power 5

Big, strong body with a chance to blow up over the next three years.  Ellis is a very raw prospect, but  has measurables you can't teach. An imposing presence in the middle, Ellis  can pin his man under the rim and give them no chance at stopping him when he catches deep.  The 6-foot-7 sophomore is going to control the glass and generate second-chance opportunities. Power 5 relied on him heavily in the pick n' roll game as well.  Ellis uses his big frame to lay the wood and free up his guards to get to the rim.

Eli Podoll Eli Podoll 5'11" | PG Franklin | 2024 State WI - PG - Franklin/Wisconsin Swing

High-IQ, skilled floor general that can  also carry a team offensively. Will likely step into a big role for Franklin this season.  Plays the game at a good tempo and likes to probe in high percentage areas where he can drive and dish the basketball. Might settle for too many 3's, but he can definitely  hit his fair share of triples. Think Podoll has

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