Won the OTE Finals with the City Reapers. Named the Most Improved Player of OTE for the 2022-23 season. Led the league in 3P% making 43.7 percent of his shots. Made 36 three pointers which was five more than any other player in the regular season. Named OTE Player of the Week two times through the season. Scored a season high 28 points in game three against the YNG Dreamerz in the regular season. Hit a single-game OTE record eight three pointers on his way to scoring 28 points that night. He averaged 13.8 points per game in the regular season and 11.6 points per game in the playoffs. Scored in double-figures in nine games this season and scored over 20 in five of those games. Eli scored in double figures in three of the five playoff games and grabbed a season high seven rebounds in two of them. Eli was the youngest player at OTE through the 2022-23 season.
One of the best shooters in the country, Ellis will bring elite shot making with deep range, defensive intensity and court vision to an already loaded Overtime Elite roster. This past summer, Eli scored 51 points in a game playing with Team Loaded, using his craftiness to get to the rim.