Entering 2017 season
Will add depth to the receiving corps, where he is listed fourth on the depth chart at the "Z" spot heading into spring drills ... Also could see time on special teams.
REDSHIRT SEASON (2016)
Redshirted his first season at SDSU, working with the wide receivers and as a long snapper ... Traveled to a few road trips as the backup long snapper.
AT AMERICAN RIVER COLLEGE (2014-15)
Played for American River College in 2014 and 2015 ... CCCAA National - Norcal Division All-Conference and First-team All-NorCal League honoree in 2015 after leading the Beavers with 43 receptions for 654 yards and four touchdowns his sophomore season ... Scholar-athlete.
Earned two letters for head coach Skip Albano at Granite Bay High ... Helped the Grizzlies to the CIF Division I state championship his junior season with a 21-20 win over Long Beach Poly ... Served as a team captain in 2013, averaging 108.6 receiving yards per game (869 yards total) and scoring 10 touchdowns ... Also competed in track senior year.
Marc Benjamin Ellis was born on April 22, 1996, in Mission Viejo, Calif. ... Chose San Diego State over Sacramento State, UC Davis and San Diego ... Majoring in social science and plans to be a personal trainer.