Elliott Poole
Elliott Poole


Chicago, Ill.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 225


2004-05 Highlights: Appeared in all 29 games for UIC, starting in 28 of just four players to play in every game...averaged single-season bests of 9.9 points and 5.8 rebounds per game...ranked second on the team and eighth in the Horizon League in rebounding...led the Flames and rated fourth in the league in field goal percentage (52%)...scored in double figures on 15 occasions...scored a career-best 19 points while adding seven boards at UW-Milwaukee on Feb. 5th...totaled a trio of double-doubles, including 17 points and 10 rebounds versus Loyola in the quarterfinals of the Horizon League Tournament...scored 12 points and pulled down 10 rebounds in UIC's win at UNC Wilmington on Dec. 12th...recorded 16 points and a career-high 12 boards versus Cleveland State on Jan. 15th...tabbed 16 points and seven rebounds at DePaul on Dec. 17th.

2003-04 Highlights: Appeared in all 32 games as a rookie...ranked third on the team in rebounding (4.4 rpg)...snagged five or more rebounds in 16 games...tallied 5.1 ppg while shooting 53% from the field...scored the go-ahead and eventual winning basket in UIC's Horizon League Tournament title game triumph over UW-Milwaukee on March 9th...finished that game with 10 points and three rebounds...posted five points and three rebounds versus Butler in the Horizon League Tournament semifinals on March 6th...named to the Horizon League All-Tournament Team...pulled down a career-best 12 boards at UW-Green Bay on Feb. 18th...scored a career-high 12 points versus Wright State on Feb. 26th...totaled 11 points while adding seven rebounds in UIC's win over UW-Milwaukee on Feb. 5th...tallied eight points and six rebounds at Wright State on Jan. 21st...scored a then career-high 11 points and pulled down six rebounds in UIC's win over Northwestern on Dec. 20th...tabbed eight rebounds versus nationally-ranked Illinois on Dec. 30th...scored eight points and grabbed a team-high seven rebounds versus Illinois State on Dec. 13th...totaled seven points and six rebounds versus Eastern Washington on Dec. 6th...grabbed six rebounds versus Northern Illinois on Dec. 5th...made his first career start in UIC's home win over Evansville on Nov. 25th, tabbing six points and seven rebounds in the game...recorded his first collegiate double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds versus Evansville on Nov. 21st...recorded five points and five rebounds in UIC's win at Eastern Illinois on Dec. 2nd...totaled four points, five rebounds and three assists in UIC's win over Mercer on Nov. 17th.

2002-03 Highlights: Sat out the season per NCAA Initial Eligibility Requirements.

Prep/Personal: Considered one of the best post players in the state last year after a stellar career at Farragut High School in Chicago, where he was a four-year letterwinner...last season, led the Admirals to a 22-10 record, averaging 24 points, 14 rebounds, four steals, three blocks and three assists per game...earned First-Team All-State honors from both the Chicago Sun-Times and Chicago Tribune in 2002, while he also earned All-Chicago Public League recognition for the second straight season...son of Debi Ferguson...nickname is 'Butch'...born on July 8, 1984...majoring in Criminal Justice.