Gophers recruit Alvin Ellis rescinds letter of intent
The Gophers new head coach will already have a loss even before the team takes the court. Incoming guard Alvin Ellis, a Tubby recruit has withdrawn his letter of intent and will not be coming to Minnesota.
Ellis made the announcement public on Twitter. He committed to Minnesota on September 23, 2012. Rivals listed offers from Kansas State, Northwestern and Wichita State. ESPN lists his schools as Minnesota, Nebraska, Northwestern and Tennessee.
The team continues to search for a new head coach.