Coach Bill Self released a statement Sunday saying Ellis met with an ophthalmologist and was given a positive report.
“It is a scratch and it should heal up in a couple of days,” Self said.
Self also reported that Ellis’ head injury was “fine.” The senior received 12 stitches after gashing the back side of his head at the 12:15 mark of the second half.
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No. 2 KU will travel to Waco, Texas, to face No. 25 Baylor at 7 p.m. Tuesday.